Annual SMSF Audit is the only option!

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Sharlene Anderson Director, Veritas Corp Registered SMSF Auditor In brief: The Cooper Review of 2009 stated “Given the growing size of the SMSF sector and the importance of the audit role, the Panel believes that the current frequency of annual audits is appropriate and should not be reduced” The potential for professional fraudsters to take advantage of this proposal is … Read More

Accounting & Audit: Automation – How Much is Too Much?

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Automation for Accountants & Auditors

by Sarah Butler, CaseWare SMSF Audit Product Manager As Product Manager of a cloud-based solution, I try to keep up with the latest trends in the world of technology. But in recent years, this has been a hard thing to do! Digital disruption, data feeds, blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning… the list goes on. At CaseWare though, the current hot … Read More

Examining an enduring power of attorney when a member has lost capacity

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SMSF Audit Technical Issues Series In this blog series, CaseWare’s SMSF Audit expert and content provider Sharlene Anderson, outlines common technical SMSF issues, and what auditors need to consider for each. This is the fifth issue of six. Examining an enduring power of attorney when a member has lost capacity A fund does not fail to meet the definition of … Read More

Auditing Investments in Related Pre-August 1999 Unit Trust

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SMSF Audit Technical Issues Series In this blog series, CaseWare’s SMSF Audit expert and content provider Sharlene Anderson, outlines common technical SMSF issues, and what auditors need to consider for each. This is the fourth issue of six. Auditing Investments in Related Pre-August 1999 Unit Trust When auditing an SMSF with an investment in a pre-August 1999 related unit trust … Read More