ATO’s response to the pandemic and regulatory stance moving forward

National Conference 2021

Join the ATO’s Justin Micale for an in-depth look at the ATO’s response to the pandemic to support SMSFs and key regulatory issues for 2021 and beyond. The presentation will cover:

  • The ATO’s role, purpose and data trends for SMSFs;
  • What the ATO’s response to the pandemic means for your SMSF clients, and;
  • The ATO’s key risk focus areas and strategies for 2020/21 and beyond.

At the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Understand the ATO’s role and purpose as a regulator and administrator for the SMSF sector;
  • Have gained knowledge of the trends and sector-wide issues the regulator is seeing in SMSF compliance, and;
  • Describe the ATO’s approach to regulating SMSFs for the next 12 months onwards.

The contents of this resource are taken to be correct at the time of publication.

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