ATO keeps up the pressure on SMSF compliance

Around 3500 self-managed super fund trustees have been disqualified over the past 20 years by the Australian Taxation Office, which says it is using increasingly sophisticated data and intelligence to monitor compliance. The ATO marked the anniversary of 20 years…

Lessons from the ASIC adviser review

Investors can take some valuable lessons from ASIC’s latest report on the shortcoming of financial planners. The regulator highlighted a number of steps that should have been taken, but often are not, during the advice process. Armed with this knowledge,…