Is your head in the SMSF Reform game?

Do you have your head around what your clients – and your firm – needs to do leading up to the Super Reforms? To help Accountants navigate through what needs to be done before and after 30 June 2017, Saul SMSF has prepared a Practice Readiness evaluation test to assess if your firm is ready for

Here are just some of the issues and opportunities you might want to consider:

  • Existing salary sacrifice, timing of payments and the impact of reductions in concessional contributions
  • Opportunities to split contributions between spouses from 2015/16 year to keep member total super balances under $500,000
  • Allowable withdrawals to make non-concessional contributions to a spouse
  • Tax deductions for personal super contributions as a result of removal of the 10% rule
  • Tax offsets for spouse contributions
  • Opportunities to make non-concessional contributions up to the new cap
  • In-specie contributions allowed under the exception within section 66(2) of the SISA
  • Debt forgiveness opportunity whereby related party lender can forgive part of SMSF loan and treat as a non-concessional contribution
  • Final opportunity in 2016-17 to transfer fund assets and count towards the minimum pension obligation

Is your Practice Super Reform ready?
Click below for Practice Readiness online evaluation

Are your clients Super Reform ready?
Click below for Client Readiness Checklist

Ask the Experts
Contact Saul SMSF by reply email or call on 1300 551 261 for more information or specific advice

Kind regards,

The Saul SMSF Team
1300 551 261
saulsmsf.com.au

the Reforms and which areas you might need to focus more attention to.

David Saul

David Saul

Managing Director at SaulSMSF
As a long-standing member of the Self-Managed Super Fund Association of Australia Limited (SPAA), the peak body for SMSF professionals, David was one of the first in Australia to achieve the SMSF Specialist Advisor™ accreditation from SPAA.
David Saul

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David Saul

As a long-standing member of the Self-Managed Super Fund Association of Australia Limited (SPAA), the peak body for SMSF professionals, David was one of the first in Australia to achieve the SMSF Specialist Advisor™ accreditation from SPAA.