SMSF Legislation & Technical Update. Peter Burgess SPAA Technical Director. Session overview. Registration and definition of a SMSF Acquisition of related party assets Contributions Limited recourse borrowing arrangements In-house assets
Peter BurgessSPAA Technical Director
“…a contribution is anything of value that increases the capital of a super fund provided by a person whose purpose is to benefit one or more particular members of the fund or all of the members in general.”
Has the capital of the
fund been increased?
No, if transaction is not dependant upon the identity of the other party
as a super provider or they are simply fulfilling the terms of a contract or
arrangement entered into on commercial or arm’s length basis.
Yes, if transaction is entered into because of a connection or relationship
with the super provider or cannot be explained by reference to
commercial or arm’s length dealings.
Was the purpose to
benefit one or more
members or all of the
members in general?
NTLG Superannuation Technical sub-group meeting (15 June 2010, 7 September 2010).
NTLG Superannuation Technical sub-group meeting (8 December 2010).
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