What restrictions do I have on investments through my SMSF?

This is a question we are asked often from clients with a Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) – “what restrictions on investments do I have?” As per the ATO website “all investments by your SMSF must be made on a commercial ‘arm’s length’ basis. The purchase and sale price...

Thinking of opening a self managed super fund (SMSF)?

If you have ever thought about opening a Self-managed super fund, you may be thinking there are many advantages and benefits, and these are all positive. Remember however, there are professionals out there that specialize in self-managed funds for a reason. Getting...
How do I find my lost super?

How do I find my lost super?

Finding lost super is easier than you think Your super is your hard-earned money. Sure, you might not be able to access it for many years, but it’s important to always keep track of your super. When retirement hits, you’ll be grateful for every cent. A few important...

How can I voluntarily pay back JobKeeper?

This week, news came of a number of large organisations paying back JobKeeper payments, after recording large profits. Super Retail Group (owner and operator of a number of retail brands including SuperCheap Auto, BCF and Rebel Sport) announced on Monday that it will...
Is agility the key to business success in 2021?

Is agility the key to business success in 2021?

Over the last few years, more and more businesses have adopted an agile mindset. In 2020, in particular, agility became one of the keys for business survival and success with COVID throwing curve ball after curve ball. So why is agility so important for businesses? In...
ATO extends the working from home shortcut deduction

ATO extends the working from home shortcut deduction

Whilst life in Queensland seems to have returned to some level of ‘normal’, there are still many businesses with employees opting to work from home. With this in mind, the ATO has recently extended the shortcut method for claiming work from home running expenses. The...