Taxation of foreign superannuation transfers

Posted: 30,Jan 2019

Overview

For individuals that have migrated to or are returning to Australia, it may be possible to arrange for the transfer of retirement benefits from a foreign superannuation fund into a complying Australian superannuation fund.
The overseas treatment of such transfers should be investigated with a professional specialising in the relevant overseas laws and requirements (taking into account things like costs,...

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Poll shows over 80% of accountants favour a Liberal government

Posted: 30,Jan 2019

Less than one in five accountants believe a Labor government will deliver better tax policies for the country, new industry polling has revealed. A straw poll of 1,207 accountants has revealed that 82.1 per cent of respondents believe the Australian Liberal Party will deliver better tax policies for Australia.
In contrast, the latest Ipsos poll shows Labor leading the Liberal-National Coalition 51-49.

Labor’s tax po...

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