Published on 25 Aug 16
by NATIONAL DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers:
- lifecycle of a pension
- contribution notices
- contribution splitting documentation
- transition to retirement income streams
- payments which meet minimum payment rules but are taxed as lump sums
- additions to pensions.
Lyn is a Director of McPhersons, a company which specialises in providing technical advice on superannuation matters to the accounting, legal and financial planning industries. Lyn's focus is on reviewing superannuation and tax legislation and the development of retirement and superannuation-related strategies. She regularly prepares papers and presentations for the many accounting firms and professional bodies in Queensland. With over 20 years’ experience in superannuation and the administration of self-managed funds, Lyn is also an accredited SSATM SMSF Specialist Advisor of the SMSF Association (formerly known as "SPAA").
- Current at
05 May 2017
Stuart is a Director of McPherson Super Consulting Pty Ltd, a company which specialises in providing technical advice on superannuation matters to the accounting, legal and financial planning industries. Stuart is the former Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Superannuation at the ATO where his responsibilities included active compliance and risk and intelligence for all superannuation subject areas. He was also closely involved in the ATO's Stronger Super project to implement the Cooper Review recommendations and drafting the ATO ruling on limited recourse borrowing arrangements for SMSFs. With over 30 years experience, Stuart also has a strong income tax background and has worked extensively in litigation. He is a regular presenter of papers and superannuation workshops in Queensland and the southern states, and is a member of The Tax Institute's Superannuation Technical Committee and Self-managed Independent Superannuation Funds Association (SISFA) Technical Committee. He has also been appointed to the SMSF Policy Advisory Council of the SMSF Owners' Alliance.
- Current at
19 September 2016