20 Feb 13 Approved SMSF auditors - registrations start 31 January 2013
The ATO has reminded auditors that as part of the 'Stronger Super' reforms, from 1 July 2013, auditors who conduct self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) audits must be registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) as an approved SMSF auditor.
Auditors can apply for registration as an approved SMSF auditor and pay fees online with ASIC from 31 January 2013.
To ensure applications can be processed by 30 June 2013 applications should be lodged with ASIC by 30 April 2013.
For more information on requirements and to register, go here