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How will downsizer contributions work for SMSFs?

To reduce pressure on housing affordability, downsizer contributions provide an incentive for super fund members aged 65 years or older to sell a main residence. The Treasury Laws Amendment (Reducing Pressure On Housing Affordability Measures No. 1) Act 2017 (Cth) which introduces downsizer contributions received royal assent on 13 December 2017.

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No 'present day' property benefits for SMSF members says ATO

ATO announced that SMSFs that provide "present day' real property benefits will render an SMSF non-compliant

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Property investment options: SMSFs versus discretionary trusts

Tax planning is one consideration among many for investors. Here's a comparison of two options.

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10 quick points on super reform for dummies

Here's a quick snapshot of the proposed superannuation changes.

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Government disappoints on work test reversal

The abolition of the contribution work test for those aged 65-75 should not have been traded off as part of the Government's decision to drop the $500K concessional contributions cap writes Mike Taylor.