Cost of Operating SMSFs 2020: Research Report
Cost of Operating SMSFs 2020 is a key piece of research, answering one important question: When does an SMSF become cost-effective?

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Introducing the SMSF Association
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The SMSF Association is the independent, professional body representing Australia’s self managed super fund sector.  Learn more…

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Shaping the SMSF sector

“Being an accredited SMSF Specialist means I have the education, skills and know-how to deal with the complexities of SMSFs; and the SMSF Association stands out amongst all the Associations in providing the information you need. ”


Engaging CPD opportunities

Enhance your SMSF knowledge through CPD opportunities in your preferred learning style.

Tools and resources

Access an extensive Resource Library and gain support through our Technical Research Service.

Help shape the SMSF sector

Have your voice heard through our advocacy efforts with Government and Regulators.

Stay in touch with the latest news

Receive regular updates and stay on top of the latest SMSF news, legislative and technical requirements.

Showcase your SMSF expertise

Be recognised as an Accredited SMSF Specialist and be profiled to our engaged trustee audience.

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We strive to raise the standard of advice provided by all SMSF professionals and enable trustees to become better educated to make informed decisions for their retirement.


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SMSF Association Partners

The SMSF Association partners with a number of fantastic organisations who embody our values and core beliefs.

Thank you to our valued partners for their ongoing support.

accountants GPS was established to provide relevant SMSF services to the accounting profession, commencing with the development of the SMSF Digital Check-Up Report – Australia’s first digitally supported service to Trustees and Members, offering key insights on the health of their respective fund, as well as being a useful quality and compliance tool for the fund’s accountant.

AccSource is a premium Business Process Outsourcing partner for Accounting, Compliance, Operational and Administrative business processes for Accounting Practices, Business Enterprise, Mortgage brokering and Financial Planning Services. They are an organisation operating with a vision to offer value based, technically astute and functionally sound service. AccSource is built on rich business acumen and human capital.

Future2 Foundation – Making a difference to those in need in your local community.

Future2 is the Foundation of the Financial Services Professional and through the annual Make the Difference! Grants program, they support Australians experiencing social, financial or physical hardship.

So far, Future2 have committed $1.6 million in grants, to over 150 community programs around Australia.

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Since its debut in 2000, the S&P/ASX index series has helped to define the Australian equity market.