Wealth Advice

Federal Budget Summary 2016

Treasurer Scott Morrison has handed down his first Federal Budget— the Coalition Government’s third. The winners are low and middle income earners and small business owners. There are significant changes to superannuation that place more emphasis on getting money into...

What we can learn from the rise of Donald Trump

Just to clarify… the Republican front runner is a media-savvy, "self made" billionaire property developer, reality TV star and, the other one is the “still-in-the-game” independent, fist-pumping, self-described democratic socialist. These are, in the medias opinion,...

Important changes for SMSF trustees

SMSF fund trustees who use the services of accountants need to ask them what licensing arrangements they will have in place from 1 July. From 1 July the door shuts on the "accountants' exemption"; the exemption that allows accountants to start and close a fund...