3 Simple Steps to Get Started With The SMSF Expert
Find out if a SMSF is right for you. Know the benefits. Understand the risks.
Prepare & Setup
Let us assist you to obtain the best trust deed and legal documents, and rollover your other super funds into your SMSF.
Invest & Manage
We’ll help you implement your fund investment strategy, make sure it complies with the law and help you with your annual reporting requirements.
As a SMSF trustee, you are legally required to manage your fund. As SMSF experts,we guide you through the compliance and management of your SMSF to ensure you are doing it correctly.
As a SMSF trustee, you and the other members should regularly reevaluate the circumstances of your fund to decide whether SMSF is still the right option to save for your retirement.
Why Seek Expert Advice?
A Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) is often referred to as a “do-it-yourself” superannuation structure, where the responsibility of managing investments, maintaining accounts, understanding retirement policies, and complying with laws and regulations all sit with you, the SMSF trustee.
Choosing a SMSF as the vehicle to fund your dream retirement is a major financial decision. What are the implications of getting your SMSF wrong? Can you afford to make a mistake?
The simple answer is that there’s no need to do it all yourself.
Engaging expert SMSF advice will save you from making unnecessary mistakes and help you to optimise your SMSF – all the while, you retain complete control over how your money is invested.
When you engage expert SMSF advice, we make sure:
- You select the right trustee, have the right trustee model in place and avoid future issues.
- You complete all legally required documents.
- Your investment strategy complies with the law and the annual tax audit.
- Your SMSF is suitably set up to serve your best interests in retirement.
- You receive the latest SMSF knowledge, investment insights and technical support as and when you need.
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