Published on 02 Apr 04
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This paper covers the main rules affecting benefit and estate planning issues for clients, including:
- the pension benefit - complying, allocated, flexi and other pensions, including commutation
- pre planning for pensions
- recent changes to pension rules
- binding nominations and family law risks.
John is a Senior Associate with Maurice Blackburn Cashman Commercial, Lawyers. He has had extensive experience in advising clients on superannuation, taxation, financial services disclosure, estate planning and trust related matters. John has written a number of articles for the Taxation in Australia Journal, CCH Super News and has presented a number of seminars covering the areas of superannuation, estate planning, and taxation law. John, together with Chris Ketsakidis, are the contributing authors of the superannuation chapters of the Australian Tax Handbook.
- Current at
24 January 2007
Dan is recognised as one of Australia’s leading SMSF lawyers complemented by his taxation and commercial expertise. He has worked predominantly in the fields of tax and superannuation over the past 30 years, is a qualified Chartered Tax Adviser, Chartered Accountant and has an MBA from the University of Melbourne.
Dan is a regular seminar presenter on tax and SMSF topics and has published extensively in these areas. Dan regularly presents for the major professional bodies including the SMSF Association, The Tax Institute, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and DBA Network.
Dan is a member of the ATO’s Superannuation Industry Relationship Network, the Chair of The Tax Institute’s National Superannuation Committee and is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria’s Tax Committee and is involved with a number of other tax and SMSF committees. Dan presents on the subject of Taxation of Superannuation at the University of Melbourne’s Master of Laws/Tax program. Dan is also a Specialist SMSF Advisor™.
- Current at
06 December 2017