Recorded Webinar: SMSFs and Property Development – A Good Idea or Compliance Nightmare?


Date: Monday 17th August 2020:
Approximate Length: 1 Hour


When SMSFs engage in property development regulators cast a critical eye. Contraventions can easily occur and it is vital that SMSF auditors are across the compliance issues. This session covers:

  • Property developments and the sole purpose test
  • Ensuring the trust deed and investment strategy are property development ready
  • Can an SMSF borrow to fund a property development?
  • SMSFs and the use of unit trusts in property development – what is allowable?
  • Managing the related party and non-arm’s length income risk scenarios
  • Risks of joint ventures from a compliance perspective
  • Managing risk when a payment is considered a contribution
  • Case study – a property development SMSF audit compliance checklist
Recorded Webinars,Superannuation and SMSF audit,Recorded Webinar: SMSFs and Property Development – A Good Idea or Compliance Nightmare? Shelley Banton, Executive General Manager, ASF Audits

Shelley is an SMSF audit specialist with extensive experience in superannuation, audit, finance and IT. Shelley was previously a Director at SuperAuditors, a large specialist independent SMSF audit firm. She is a regular contributor to industry publications and a presenter at peak industry superannuation conferences.


This webinar is suitable for SMSF auditors throughout Australia. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

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Product Code: WBKAUG20
 Price:  $198.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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