The importance of keeping SMSF assets separate

Current as of July 2016   Apart from the higher initial establishment costs of setting-up a Corporate Trustee in comparison to Individual Trustees, the real cost only unfolds when things go wrong, either with the members or within the fund. It is important to have a Corporate Trustee for your SMSF, and this should be its sole purpose – that … Read More

Employee share scheme proposed changes

Current as of October 2014 The former Government made changes in 2009 to the Employer Share Scheme rules that effectively brought the use of the scheme for start-up companies to a halt. The current Government has announced that they will reform the tax treatment of Employee Share Schemes to bolster entrepreneurship and support start-up companies and they will reverse the … Read More