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Life's Too Serious


Like him or loathe him, former PM and Treasurer Paul Keating provided some of the most memorable quotes in Australian politics.

Does an SMSF cease to be compliant if the members go overseas?


The High Court's decision on when a taxpayer meets a necessary residency test has implications for members of SMSFs who travel overseas.

Wills made by the Court for people who can't otherwise do so


In a recent case the Court has refused to make a will for a woman who no longer has capacity to do so.

Living Below the 4% Line


The problem of running out of super because you're getting too old.

The devil is in the detail when it comes to registration of a security interest on the PPSR


Providing a company's ABN instead of ACN for the purposes of registering a security interest on the Personal Property Securities Register ("PPSR") renders the interest ineffective.