Published on 16 Mar 00
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper addresses the impact of Superannuation Legislation Amendment Act 4 on self managed super funds. SMSF's have to be very careful when dealing with related party investments. Each geared unit trust will have to make an election prior to 22 December, 2000 between the two transitional rules for making further investments in a related unit trust. The paper provides a summary of the new rules with numerous practical examples.