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FREE WEBINAR : Generational Retirement Planning

By Mark Wilkinson | Partner Superannuation - BDO Private Wealth Advisers


  • In his presentation Mark will discuss the following: - Retirement Planning - Strategies for 65 Years and Over
  • - Contributions after Retirement - Downsizer and others
  • - Estate Planning - Pensions for Children - Play around Death Nominations



DATE  26/11/2019


TIME    2:00 PM to 3:00 PM   Sydney Time Zone, NSW


COST  Free for members of SMSFAAA


HOW TO BOOK  Log in to your Online members area and book



Benefits of being a member of

SMSF Auditors Association of Australia


20 CPD hours in SMSF per year


Learn from SMSF Experts – All Webinars are recorded and watched at any time



Technical Questions answered by our Focus Members





SMSF Auditors Association of Australia Ltd

Members can attend 20 Free Webinars in a Year 

Each Webinar = 1 CPD hour for Audit & FESEA Allocation "Technical Competence"

Schedule for 2019 Calendar Year



19) 26th Nov -Generational Retirement Planning By Mark Wilkinson | Partner Superannuation - BDO Private Wealth Advisers

20) 10th Dec. - Issues for SMSF Auditors in Trust Deeds - By Scott Hay Bartlem - Partner Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers 


Schedule for 2020 Calendar Year


1) 4th Feb - Dealing with Unlisted Investments in SMSF  - By Christine Brown | SMSF Specialst | Nexia Australia

2) 18th Feb - Auditing the Auditors - What SMSF Auditor can expect during an ATO Audit - By Kellie Grant | ATO Director | SMSF Approved Auditors Portfolio

3) 3rd March - Audit of SMSF's paying various types of pensions to members - By Rohan Mansfield | Principal Adviser | LDB Financial Group 

4) 17th March  - Why Investment Strategies will bankrup SMSF Auditors By Grant Abbott | Lawyer | I love Super 

5) 31st March -Australian Superannation Funds - Do I have a Complying SMSF? - By Clinton Jackson | Partner |  Cooper Grace Ward

6) 6th April -  To Be Advised  - By Julie Steed | Sr Technical Manager | Australian Executor Trustees

7) 5th May - SMSF Considerations in the Event of a Divorce - By Peter Bobbin - Managing Principal | Argyle Lawyers

8) 19th May - BDBN Vs Reversionary Pensions as a strategy By Deanne Firth | Principal | Tactical Super 

9) 2nd June - Auditing Property Development in an SMSF - By Bryce Figot | Special Counsel DBA Lawyers

10) 14th July -  Superannuation and Estate Planning with SMSF Perspective - By Mathew Burgess | Lawyer | View Legal

11) 28th July -Audit Issues for  the 2020 Financial Year - Everything you need to know By Lyn Formica | Head SMSF Technical Services | Heffron SMSF Solutions

12) 11th Aug  -LRBA - Commercial Vs Residential Property By Manoj Abichandani | Technical Director

13) 25th Aug- To Be Advised - By Scott Hay-Bartlem | Partner | Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers

14) 1st Sept - To Be Advised - By Julie Dolan | SMSF Director | KPMG

15) 15th Sept - Business Real Property, the SMSF and the Auditor By Naomi Kewley | Partner | Peak Super Audits

16) 6th OctTo Be Advised  By Jemma Sanderson | Head of SMSF and Succession |Cooper Partners

17) 20th Oct - To Be Advised - By Colin Lewis | Head of Technical Services | Fitzpatricks Private Wealth

18) 3rd Nov - To Be Advised By To Be Advised

19) 17th Nov  - To Be Advised By To Be Advised

20) 1st Dec  - To Be Advised By To Be Advised


Membership Fees for 2019 - 20

SMSF Auditors Association of Australia membership is open to only ASIC approved SMSF Auditors, it currently has 348 financial members.

How to pay your Membership Fees: Visit and log in - the system will take you to the payment area.


From 1st July 2019 - 30th June 2020 financial year $240 + GST per year (Fees are charged from month of joining to 30th June each year) The benefits of being a member of the association are :

1) Real time Online Chat with focus members (more experienced) on complex audit issues relating to your current audit. The chat button is after you log in to the website and if no focus members are online, your question is emailed to them for their response.

2) Attend 20 free webinars per year by various SMSF industry experts. For attending each webinar you should be able to claim 1 CPD hour in SMSF Audit. To book for any session, simply log in and go to webinar page.

3) Express opinion online, on various submissions which the association makes to the ATO, ASIC and Treasury.

4) As an Association, we are here to help & support our members in case they feel threatened, by unreasonable ASIC disqualification or ATO exerting un-due pressure on the good work which most our members do.


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