Allan Hall Finalist for SMSF and Accounting Awards

Allan Hall is excited to announce that it is officially in the  running  to take  home four awards at  the  prestigious  SMSF and  Accounting 2018 Awards. The first of its kind, this nationwide industry event recognises  state based  performance in  SMSF  and accounting  professions  across Australia.  Now on its  second year,  the  SMSF and  Accounting  Awards continues to honour  the individuals  and  businesses who  are  leading the  way in  SMSF advice  and  accounting  by championing  professionalism,  quality advice  and  innovation.  The best advisers and firms in …  Read more

Planning your super contributions for tax time

With the end of financial year fast approaching, now is the time to review your contribution and pension strategy to ensure that all superannuation contributions are made and all pension amounts are withdrawn prior to 30 June 2017. Here’s what you need to know: CONTRIBUTIONS Concessional Contributions Concessional contributions are before-tax contributions that include both employer contributions (i.e. superannuation guarantee amounts and salary sacrificed amounts) and personal contributions for which…  Read more

Super opportunity for downsizers

After 1 July 2018, if you’re over 65 and sell your home, you can now put some of the money you receive into your super. How does it work? You can use the money from the sale of your house to make a ‘downsizer contribution’ to super of up to $300,000 or $600,000 for a couple. Who is eligible? You are eligible to take advantage of this scheme if you…  Read more

The 2018-2019 Federal Budget has been announced – so what does it mean for you?

On Tuesday 8 May 2018, the Federal Treasurer Mr Scott Morrison handed down the 2018-2019 budget. Whilst there was emphasis on bringing the budget back to surplus earlier than originally planned, as well as individual tax cuts, we have prepared a tax and superannuation brief to help break down all of the announcements and what they mean for you. If you have any questions about how the Federal Budget for…  Read more

First Home Super Saver Scheme (FHSSS) – A leg-up to home ownership for first home buyers?

It’s become a topic of daily conversation for many – the rising house prices in Australia and the impact on the first home buyer. Whether it’s discussed in the media, at a family bbq, or at the local café, it’s a conversation that many are having. As house prices continue to rise, so do the concerns for the younger generations of whether it is becoming simply unattainable to afford to…  Read more

Retirement is different for everyone

Today, with Australians living longer and healthier lives, the concept of retirement is very different to what it was only one generation ago. Not only that, but for each retiree, retirement is different. When planning your retirement, there are typically four areas that need to be considered. 1. Define your retirement vision Everyone has a different view of what retirement means and what their own retirement may look like. What’s…  Read more

Allan Hall impresses as finalist for SMSF and Accounting 2018

Allan Hall is excited to announce that it is officially in the running to take home four awards at the prestigious SMSF and Accounting 2018 Awards. This is a nationwide industry event which recognises performance in SMSF and accounting professions across Australia, honouring the individuals and businesses who are leading the way in SMSF advice and accounting by championing professionalism, quality advice and innovation.

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