|The Big End Stalking SMSFs|
Added On - 2/10/2014 3:50:02 PM
Just because you're paranoid, it doesn't mean you're not being followed. That's something for self-managed super funds to keep in mind as the new government settles in amidst a welter of lobbying from the Big End of town.
|Australia's Biggest SMSF?|
Added On - 9/18/2013 12:00:27 PM
For 10 years now, Fidelity has been paying Paul Taylor to be the portfolio manager of its $2.7 billion Australian Equities Fund. As Taylor has beaten the benchmark throughout that period, I suspect Fidelity has been rewarding him rather well. But it turns out what he’s really doing is running Australia’s biggest self-managed super fund.
|Living In A Tax Haven|
Added On - 6/13/2013 12:29:45 PM
At the end of a post-Budget briefing that included the various proposed changes to super for the well off, the retiree’s statement was refreshingly honest, showing some considered perspective sadly lacking in most of the commentary about the minor adjustments to a scheme that could do with a bit more.
|The Negative On Negative Gearing|
Added On - 5/17/2013 12:36:12 PM
The detailed breakdown of taxation numbers provided by the Australian Tax Office contained plenty of surprises – 30 multi-millionaires who paid a collective $33 million for tax advice but no tax at all – but the biggest shock continues to be average Australians’ addiction to negative gearing property, even Australians on the lowest tax rates.