Please click on the link below to view our latest newsletter: International Trade Barriers Come Tumbling Down In this newsletter we examine Australia's recent signing of Free Trade Agreements by looking at: - Potential upsides and downsides - The backlash - Where you should be investing We hope you enjoy reading it!
Superannuation is designed to provide retirement benefits and for many, a SMSF is the best vehicle for this. But as those of you who have gone down the SMSF path will know, there is significant costs associated with this, and it is always a good reminder to double check the suitability of an SMSF in meeting your retirement planning needs. Colin Lewis in the Australian Financial Review highlights one of these costs as being that if you are off on a well-deserved overseas trip, you still need to ensure that your fund’s annual return is lodged with the ATO. Whilst this is not impossible to plan around, it certainly is something SMSF trustees should consider. Retirees in particular should also examine if the costs associated [...]