LRBAs and pensions: A risky balance

Since the introduction of the ability of SMSFs to borrow in order to purchase assets as part of a limited recourse borrowing arrangement (LRBA) under section 67A of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993, we have seen a proliferation of new SMSFs specifically to purchase residential investment properties. Whether these investments have been made rightly…

SMSF

Client Portal

Butler Chartered Accountants is today launching a Client Portal, to enable secure transfer of files and more importantly, allow digital signing of your documents. In an increasingly busy world it can be difficult to find the time to carry out those necessary but time consuming tasks, such as collecting, signing and returning documents. Client Portal is…

Business, Individual, Investment, Other category

Selling the family business

Running a family business can be very rewarding and yet one of the most challenging experiences you can have. Understanding and making a decision of when to sell can often be one of the toughest decisions a family has to make. However, when faced with the challenges of intergenerational change and lack of viable alternatives…

Business