Among the pitfalls of saving and investing for retirement is to mislead ourselves about the true state of our finances.
The ATO has stressed the importance of clearly distinguishing SMSF assets, with some funds losing assets to lenders following personal debts because they were not recorded correctly.
The ATO interpretative decisions and tax determinations on this issue refer to contributions being allocated to an “unallocated contribution account”.
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The answer is poor planning and the resultant poor usage of the technology. Website Phases so far: Having just a website - fails as Advisers do not have the time to use it. Adding content services - a better solution but still limited. The final piece - understanding your marketing planning and where a website based solution can help implement your marketing strategies. Better planning is starting to work but of 160 Adviser and Accountant attendees at our seminars only 3-4 actually did [...]
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