BLB News

Can an SMSF invest in bitcoins?

31/10/2017

Following on from last month's article on whether bitcoin was property, we now turn to whether a self managed super fund can invest in bitcoin.

Can a Financial Manager be involved in an SMSF for a client?

31/10/2017

We recently had to consider a scenario where a Financial Manager considered establishing an SMSF on behalf of a heavily disabled client ("Individual") and act as the sole director of the corporate trustee.

Selling a professional practice

31/10/2017

The sale of a professional practice is not the same as the sale of just any small business.

Are tailored BDBNs the 'magic bullet' for SMSF estate planning?

31/10/2017

A tailored or "conditional" BDBN is one which is subject to one or more special conditions which can make it a useful tool to deal with a variety of modern estate planning issues.

Product of the month - concessional transfer of property

31/10/2017

If the SMSF is short on cash to roll over a member's benefits it is possible for a member to transfer a property 'in specie' to another SMSF.