Recorded Webinar: Bankruptcy and SMSFs – Risk Management Essentials in Asset Protection


5th June 2019

Duration:  approx. 1.5 hours

Bankruptcy presents a unique set of problems to affected members and trustees alike. This session takes a practical look at the best response to bankruptcy with asset protection firmly in mind. It includes:

  • How does bankruptcy of a member/trustee affect an SMSF? – the trustee’s response

  • Steps to take before entering bankruptcy

  • Is an SMSF asset protected and can it become protected?

  • How should the trust deed provide for trustees or directors becoming bankrupt?

  • Should you transfer interests of bankrupt to non-SMSF interests?

  • Are pension payments protected in bankruptcy?

  • How do you protect against creditors?

    • Do you cease paying pension to bankrupt member?

    • Alter the pattern of contributions

  • What is the position of recovery of void contributions?

  • Can you access your super early if you are bankrupt?

  • Case update: Trustees of the Property of Morris (Bankrupt) v Morris (Bankrupt) [2016] FCA 846

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Hein Preller, Director, Superannuation Warehouse Australia, Melbourne

Hein is a Director at Superannuation Warehouse. The company specialises in SMSFs. Superannuation Warehouse delivers a comprehensive range of SMSF services, from setting up new Funds (under Trustee’s instruction) and carrying out all the accounting, tax and auditing services right through to Fund wind ups if required. Hein is a Chartered Accountant (#215954), a Registered Tax Agent (#25177662), registered SMSF Auditor (#100113497) and Registered ASIC Agent (#32868). Superannuation Warehouse performs audit and accounting services for more than 3,000 funds.


This webinar is suitable for accountants and lawyers advising in superannuation matters – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

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Product Code: WBDJUN19
 Price:  $264.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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