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17 Sep 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: AUSTRAC consultation: use of DVS for customer identity verification | SuperStream: upcoming ATO activity | APRA reporting: new FAQs, updated subscription service
17 Sep 2014 Media release: Almost half the population don't understand the insurance in their super fund: ASFA
3 Sep 2014 Media release: Former Treasury Adviser Glen McCrea appointed as ASFA's Chief Policy Officer
2 Sep 2014 Media release: The community needs certainty when it comes to the Superannuation Guarantee: ASFA
2 Sep 2014 Media release: New guide to help you sort your super this MoneySmart Week: ASFA
2 Sep 2014 Submission to ATO: Draft Taxation Ruling TR 2014/D2 – request for additional information
1 Sep 2014 Submission to The Treasury: SuperStream – Pass through of employee details
1 Sep 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Verification of rollovers for SMSFs | Trans-Tasman portability transfers | SuperStream: unique contribution identifier | ASFA-ITM Data Benchmark (eighth edition)| ‘Sort your super’ in MoneySmart Week 2014
28 Aug 2014 Media release: Group insurance reduces government spending on social security by $403 million annually: new ASFA report
27 Aug 2014 Media release: Objectives and measurable goals are crucial to the long-term success of the superannuation system: ASFA Financial System Inquiry submission
27 Aug 2014 Response to the Financial System Inquiry Interim Report
18 Aug 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: New choice form available | ASIC consults on over-the-counter derivative reporting rules | First SuperStream contributions processed | Lost member reporting: full re-report for April 2015 cancelled | ASIC launches new National Financial Literacy Strategy 2014-17 | APRA FAQs on reporting and prudential practice guides
12 Aug 2014 Submission to The Treasury: Consultation on Australia’s tax treaty negotiation program
8 Aug 2014 Media release: Cost of medical and hospital services rise steeply for retirees in June quarter: ASFA Retirement Standard
4 Aug 2014 Media statement: ASFA’s response to calls to allow people access to superannuation for home deposits
24 Jul 2014 Media release: Inaugural meeting of the Global Investment Forum (P20)
15 Jul 2014 Media release: ASFA's response to the Financial System Inquiry interim report
10 Jul 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: ASFA HWL Ebsworth Regulatory Update (June quarter) | ASIC Report 398: Fee and cost disclosure: Superannuation and managed investment products | AUSTRAC Industry Contribution DP | APRA consultation on select investment option reporting | Unpaid super? Tell the ATO
3 Jul 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: New ASFA research: equity and sustainability of government assistance for retirement income in Australia | FoFA amending regulations | New bills: Budget Age Pension changes, pausing of SG increase, repeal of LISC | New choice form delayed | APRA data reporting: FAQs, SRPG 700, use of AUSkey with D2A | ASIC derivative transaction reporting | Section 29QB disclosure obligations: further Class Order relief | SG not payable under Green Army Programme | APRA supervisory levies 2014/15
3 Jul 2014 Media release: New ASFA analysis reveals the real story about where super tax concessions flow
3 Jul 2014 ASFA Report: The equity and sustainability of government assistance for retirement income in Australia
30 Jun 2014 Media Release: The new financial year is a good time to sort your super: ASFA
26 Jun 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Section 29QB: ASIC’s 1 July 2014 expectations
24 Jun 2014 Submission to AUSTRAC: Draft Rules amending the electronic safe harbour procedures for customers
23 Jun 2014 Submission to ASIC: Report 391 – ASIC’s deregulatory initiatives
19 Jun 2014 Letter to Members and Senators of Australian Parliament: regarding the asset recycling fund
18 Jun 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: ASIC issues Class Order 14/509 and RG 252 Keeping superannuation websites up to date | ASIC issues Class Order 14/541 deferring the operation of section 29QC | ASIC releases information sheet Fee and cost disclosure requirements for superannuation trustees | Senate Economics Legislation Committee releases FoFA report | Family Law superannuation interest rate determination
13 Jun 2014 Letter to Senate Economics and Legislation Committee: Inquiry into the provisions of the Corporations Amendment (Streamling the Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2014
13 Jun 2014 Submission to The Treasury: Proposed financial industry levies for 2014-15
12 Jun 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Section 29QB disclosure obligations: ASIC to provide Class Order relief | Section 29QC: ASIC to provide Class Order relief | ATO letter to all employers | ATO Employer SuperStream checklist | New choice of fund form | New accounting standard released for superannuation entities
3 Jun 2014 Media Release: Asset sales a good match for superannuation funds: ASFA
3 Jun 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: ASIC Insights on Super seminars | Treasury consultation: proposed financial industry levies for 2014/15 | AUSTRAC consultation: draft AML/CTF Rules | APRA guidance regarding SuperStream and data reporting
30 May2014 Submission to Senate Standing Committees on Economics: Inquiry into the Tax Laws Amendment (Temporary Budget Repair Levy) Bill 2014 and related bills
28 May 2014 ASFA Statement: ASFA’s response to Australian Financial Review opinion piece
27 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Changes to the SuperStream contributions data standards implementation arrangements | Deferral of SRS 711.0 SuperStream Benchmarking Measures
27 May 2014 Media Release: Common sense changes recognise the challenges of SuperStream implementation: ASFA
27 May 2014 Submission to Board of Taxation: Review into tax system impediments facing small business (23 May 2014)
26 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: ASIC derivative transaction reporting | Further ASIC guidance on MySuper product dashboards
21 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Temporary ‘Budget repair levy’ Bills referred to Senate Committee | ASIC consultation on deregulatory initiatives | New regulations on calculation of DB contributions for Division 293 tax | Minor amendments to unclaimed superannuation regs | New AML/CTF rules for customer due diligence
15 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Budget ‘repair levy’: the impact on some superannuation-related amounts
14 May 2014 Supplementary submission to ATO: Draft Taxation Ruling TR 2014/D2
13 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Budget 2014 edition
13 May 2014 Media Release: ASFA’s response to the Federal Budget
9 May 2014 Media Release: Rising retirement costs highlight the importance of superannuation: ASFA Retirement Standard March quarter
6 May 2014 Submission to ATO: Draft Taxation Ruling TR 2014/D2 (2 May)
5 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Portfolio holdings disclosure and choice dashboard deferred until 1 July 2015
5 May 2014 Media Release: Delay will help deliver a better product dashboard for the community: ASFA
1 May 2014 Media Release: ASFA’s response to the Commission of Audit report
1 May 2014 ASFA Toolbox: ASFA Action: Commission of Audit report | FATCA intergovernmental agreement signed