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Self-Managed Superannuation Service Providers in Australia. SuperBenefit provides a wholistic SMSF assistance, education and administration service continuum - 1. “assistance” is help of whatsoever nature where our overall SMSF experience and knowledge enables us to provide assistance/help without any legal (or “license”) limitations. 2. “education” involves providing knowledge through teaching, coaching and mentoring about all matters SMSF, including (but not limited to) investment issues such as equities and property, 3. “administration” encompasses all admin aspects of legally required SMSF trustee and member record keeping including (but not limited to) audit and ATO matters. In keeping with our key point that SuperBenefit does not provide Financial Advice, where issues arise from 1, 2, and/or 3 above Indicate a need for a legally authorized provider (such as a Financial Adviser) and the client does not have their own service provider, the client can utilize SuperBenefit’s ‘Connect Assist’ … SuperBenefit, in itself, does not provide Financial Advice, but it does provide the wherewithal for great SMSF service. WE do not provide Financial Advice or any other service that requires a legally authorized provider. However, where such advice or service is required we have our ‘Connect Assist’, a SuperBenefit resource we use to connect clients to a Licensed Advisor or other legally authorised service provider. Call us 0407 361 596, no obligation FREE Connection call to see how we can help you!

Pensions Centrelink – New Income & Asset test level thresholds for Age Pension

Centrelink have announced changes to Age Pension with new income and asset level thresholds.  This could mean more Australians will now qualify for at least a part pension and those already on a part pension could receive more. Singles can now … Continue reading

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Masterclass SMSF – EOFY – End of Year – Tasks to Check

End of Financial Year (EOFY) is nearly here!. End of Year tasks need to be reviewed to ensure all is in order and all ACTIONS are taken by 30 June deadline, as well as collecting papers, documenting all transactions during … Continue reading

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MASTERCLASS Investment – EOFY – Top 8 Tips for End of Financial Year Investment planning

The importance of preparing for the end of financial year (EOFY) is a crucial stage as an SMSF investor, as many actions MUST be completed before 30 June!! Here are 8 actions for end of year investment strategies to set-up … Continue reading

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Centrelink – COVID-19 – JobKeeper reporting, Revaluing Assets, Payments when no Age Pension

Services Australia have news about help available, especially with COVID-19 economic issues effecting so many Australians. Here are a handful – Reporting income from JobKeeper payment to Centrelink If you or your partner get income from JobKeeper payment, you must … Continue reading

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Masterclass SMSF – Year End Checklist – 12 Tips for EOFY End of Financial Year – start now!

Time is running out – only days left to the End of Financial Year (EOFY). It’s time to have a review to ensure all is in order and all ACTIONS taken by 30 June deadline, as well as collecting papers, … Continue reading

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We are still open! Free chats about any questions you have!

WE are still here for you! Email – Info@superbenefit.com.au Free 30 min chat! Phone Paul – 0407 361 596   And here is how to – Get YOUR FREE Video too! You can get the video for Free from Filmtime … Continue reading

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Masterclass SMSF – When a member dies – What happens and who are “dependents”?

Death of an SMSF Member In the sad situation when a member of a SMSF dies, the Superannuation Industry Supervision Act (SISA) has additional Regulations to go with it, and at Reg 6.21(1) states that the member’s benefits must be … Continue reading

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MASTERCLASS Investment – Stock market recovery and timing markets – an historic view

It is interesting to look back on what history has shown happens in similar situations to get an idea what COULD happen, then assess factors that make the CURRENT situation DIFFERENT and what is LIKELY. No one knows for sure … Continue reading

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NEWS – Coronavirus Support Package SIMPLIFIED – Early Access to Super

Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 significant economic consequences, the Australian Government has enacted a response that was passed in Parliament this week, to support individuals, households, businesses and broader community. One aspect is the Early Release of Super under certain … Continue reading

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NEWS – Coronavirus Support Package SIMPLIFIED – Stimulus Package 12 & 22 March 2020

Summary Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 significant economic consequences, the Australian Government has enacted a response that was passed in Parliament this week, to support individuals, households, businesses and broader community. Here is a comprehensive summary of several ATO Treasury … Continue reading

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