Instant asset write offs up to $150000 extended till year end
SMSF
  • June 10, 2020

Instant asset write offs up to $150000 extended till year end

Businesses will be able to claim instant asset write offs up to $150000 extended till year end for accelerated depreciation on new asset under the latest extension of the asset write-off program unveiled by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg on Tuesday.

Accelerate your Retirement Plans!
  • May 12, 2020
Accelerate your Retirement Plans!

For investors in equities, or considering purchasing equities, the current environment of massive market swings is creating much angst. What is ahead of us? Do we head to the safety of property, cash or even gold? Share market timing is hard.

In this article we attempt to provide some answers, insights and some very credible advice from Shane Oliver, Chief Economist and Head of Investment Strategy at AMP.

When is your investment a failure?
  • March 11, 2020
When is your investment a failure?

Bree Hanslow – Financial Planner discusses her personal experience with the decision over what investment, and the consequences of her decision

Have you considered what you will do if an unexpected event occurs?
  • October 09, 2018
Have you considered what you will do if an unexpected event occurs?

Have you considered what you will do if an unexpected event occurs? Your SMSF is a long-term plan.  Much can happen during this time including illness, incapacity or death of a member. It is best practice to have contingency plans in place to deal with unexpected events. For example, if a Fund member dies, leaving … Continue reading “Have you considered what you will do if an unexpected event occurs?”

DISCOVERED: Insurance policies cancelling out one another!
  • October 03, 2018
DISCOVERED: Insurance policies cancelling out one another!

Are you sure you can claim on all your insurance policies? With the Royal Commission making headlines again due to the release of the Interim report, we felt it topical to discuss some of the major issues. The Royal Commission (RC) certainly isn’t boosting consumer confidence when it comes to insurance claims. The insurance industry … Continue reading “DISCOVERED: Insurance policies cancelling out one another!”

Got less than $500,000 in Super?
  • September 21, 2018
Got less than $500,000 in Super?

Catch up on pre-tax Super contributions from 1 July 2018 You can’t make more than $25,000 in pre-tax or concessional contributions per financial year. But what if you don’t need to contribute that much? What if you only have $5,000 worth of contributions?  What happens to the remaining $20,000? Previously, this unused contribution cap space simply expired … Continue reading “Got less than $500,000 in Super?”

How does mental incapacitation affect my SMSF?
  • May 03, 2018
How does mental incapacitation affect my SMSF?

How does mental incapacitation affect my SMSF?   Article by Anna Agati – MB+M   We have previously presented you with seminars and articles on what will happen to your Self Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF) when you pass away, we may have also discussed this with you personally. However, do you know what will happen … Continue reading “How does mental incapacitation affect my SMSF?”