“Major pitfalls” for SMSF trustees who don’t understand obligations

A Charles Sturt University professor has warned of the potential “major pitfalls” for SMSF trustees who don’t understand their obligations as trustees.

“People must not assume that their tax agent or accountant are totally responsible for the operation and reporting

ATO SMSF videos: individual v corporate trustee, declaration

The ATO has published two new videos aimed at SMSF trustees, this time covering the differences between individual and corporate trustees for SMSFs, and the SMSF trustee declaration.

SMSF – individual or corporate trustees

“Deciding on the type of SMSF

ATO SMSF trustee webinars: August/September 2014

The ATO has announced another round of webinars aimed at SMSF Trustees, including:

  • Self-managed super funds for trustees – an overview
  • Self-managed super funds – accepting contributions and managing investments
  • Self-managed super funds – accessing your super

Self-managed super funds