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2 Mar 21

New research: Cost of operating SMSFs 2020

OVERVIEW The cornerstone of this year’s SMSF Week will be the release of a key piece of research answering one important question: When does an SMSF become cost-effective? Join John Maroney, CEO of the SMSF Association, Michael Rice, Executive Director, Alun Stevens, Senior Consultant of Rice Warner and Kevin Sudlow, General Manager, Operations and Customer […]

  • 23 November 202023 November 2021
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Why are SMSF and retail investors missing out on ASX capital raisings during COVID-19?

OVERVIEW: On 31 March, by when the economic carnage inflicted by the pandemic was fully evident, ASIC and the ASX announced temporary emergency capital raising measures to help companies raise urgently needed capital, especially by allowing the 15 per cent placement capacity to be lifted to 25 per cent, a decision that disadvantaged existing SMSF […]

  • 25 November 202025 November 2021
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The true costs of operating SMSFs 2020: how to interpret and use the research

OVERVIEW In response to ongoing public debate about the appropriate minimum size for an SMSF, and ASIC advice regarding fees paid by SMSF Trustees, the SMSF Association has engaged Rice Warner to update its report on the costs of operating an SMSF prepared for ASIC in May 2013. This updated report, soon to be published, […]

  • 26 November 202026 November 2021
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18 Mar 21

SMSF Specialist Auditor Discussion Group – March 2021

Join in the online discussion group with other Specialist Auditors proudly hosted by the SMSF Association for our members. Enhance your practice, network with other specialist auditors and earn CPD hours Our Specialist Auditor members are invited to submit topics for discussion during this session. Discuss audit-related technical issues that you encounter. Please submit your […]

  • 18 March 2021
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31 Mar 21

Technical Update – Legislation, regulations and policy – 31 March 2021

Join our technical team as they keep you up to date and informed on the developments within the SMSF industry. OVERVIEW: The purpose of the technical update is to provide SMSF Association members with the latest news, legislation amendments or introductions and policy within the SMSF and superannuation sectors. The webinar also highlights current submissions […]

  • 31 March 2021
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15 Apr 21

SMSF Specialist Auditor Discussion Group-April 2021

Join in the online discussion group with other Specialist Auditors proudly hosted by the SMSF Association for our members. Enhance your practice, network with other specialist auditors and earn CPD hours Our Specialist Auditor members are invited to submit topics for discussion during this session. Discuss audit-related technical issues that you encounter. Please submit your […]

  • 15 April 2021
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20 May 21

SMSF Specialist Auditor Discussion Group – May 2021

Join in the online discussion group with other Specialist Auditors proudly hosted by the SMSF Association for our members. Enhance your practice, network with other specialist auditors and earn CPD hours Our Specialist Auditor members are invited to submit topics for discussion during this session. Discuss audit-related technical issues that you encounter. Please submit your […]

  • 20 May 2021
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17 Jun 21

SMSF Specialist Auditor Discussion Group – June 2021

Join in the online discussion group with other Specialist Auditors proudly hosted by the SMSF Association for our members. Enhance your practice, network with other specialist auditors and earn CPD hours Our Specialist Auditor members are invited to submit topics for discussion during this session. Discuss audit-related technical issues that you encounter. Please submit your […]

  • 17 June 2021
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