Recent changes to superannuation include superannuation guarantee changes and downsizer contribution age changes.
Individuals can now re-contribute amounts they withdrew under the COVID-19 early release of super program without the re-contribution counting towards their non-concessional contributions cap.
From 1 July 2021, the superannuation contributions caps have been indexed for the 2022 income year.
While it’s common for business owners to spend considerable time and effort focusing on business strategies for ongoing viability, it’s also important to make a dedicated effort towards building and protecting your own personal wealth.
Announcements from the 2021-22 Federal Government Budget, handed down on May 11, focus on recovery and investment to support jobs creation to drive economic growth. Our Budget Summary highlights the top announcements which, if implemented, may affect your business decision making and planning for your personal financial goals.
The ATO has confirmed that, from 1 July 2021, the superannuation concessional and non-concessional contribution caps will be indexed.
The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, in conjunction with Family Business Australia, has released a new online guide to succession planning — the “Introductory Guide to Family Business Succession Planning” — which provides a step-by-step guide to passing the family business on to the next generation.
Even if you’re not ready to sell your business just yet, or your retirement is years away, planning and preparing your business for sale should start today. Having a sale-ready business puts you in a position of strength and ready to capitalise on opportunities as they arise.
While the sale of your business may contribute to a large portion of your retirement savings, incomes in retirement can come from a number of different sources which may vary over time depending on market conditions and your personal circumstances and investment strategy. So, before you hang out the ‘For Sale’ sign, there are some…
If you’re dissatisfied with your industry or retail fund or it’s just time to re-evaluate your superannuation strategy, you might be considering a self-managed super fund (SMSF). While a SMSF may offer greater control of your retirement savings and more flexibility when it comes to investment options – including property – they also come with…