Succession planning: How to implement the lessons from new court cases in your practice to best help clients

Technical Summit 2021

In the last 12 months there have been major new court cases that significantly impact how succession planning for clients. This workshop aims to be interactive and fun, but above all provide practical valuable concretes steps for practitioners to instantly implement for clients.

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

  • Identify the key risk areas relating to the death of an SMSF member or incapacity of a member;
  • Identify various strategies to address those risks, and;
  • Discuss with clients in some detail those risks and the various strategies so that clients can make informed decisions.

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

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