Published on 23 Aug 12
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
In super, the one constant is change. In this paper, Sharyn Long updates you on all the current issues, including:
- “Stronger super” and FOFA reforms – how will they change the way accountants and advisers work in super?
- Contribution caps and excess contributions tax – the latest from the ATO
- Pensions – the rules and the traps that can be.
Sharyn Long, CTA, is the Managing Partner of Sharyn Long Chartered Accountants (SLCA) and specialises in accounting, tax and compliance services for corporate, government and industry funds. Sharyn has spent most of her career in superannuation, being a major participant in the Cooper Review and a member of the Treasury Working Group formed to address the SMSF reforms from that review. She was a member of the Accounting Professional & Ethical Standards Board Taskforce reviewing the independence of SMSF auditors, and has also assisted the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board in the development of guidelines for auditors. SLCA recently sold their SMSF fees to focus on Australian Prudential Regulation Authority-regulated funds.
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24 September 2015