Frequently Asked Questions
The SMSF AAA
Why was the association started?
The association was started in response to 2018 Budget announcements that directly affected the SMSF audit industry. ASIC approved SMSf Auditors are bound by Auditing Standards and must insist that legislation introduced does not conflict with these Standards.
What are the CPD requirements of an ASIC approved SMSF Auditor?
SIS Regulations require an approved SMSF Auditor to undertake at least 120 hours of continuing professional development every three years. This CPD must include 30 hours of superannuation development; 8 hours of which must relate to the auditing of self-managed superannuation funds.
What are the pre requisits for a SMSF AAA membership?
A valid SMSF Auditor Number which can be verified against ASIC records. Once your details have been verified you will be free to access all of the SMSF AAA membership areas.
What are my SMSF AAA membership entitlements?
Members will be offered 20 free webinars every year, each webinar provides 1 hour CPD in SMSF.
What is the SMSF AAA Forum
How much does a Webinar Cost?
SMSF AAA Members are able to access the all SMSF AAA Webinars Live as well as the catalog of pre-recorded Webinars using their 100% discount. As well as the Members area and contribute to forum questions and discussions.
When will you be holding your next Seminar?
We are hoping for some time in 2021.
What happened to the Seminars in 2020?
Both our planned Sydney and Melbourne Seminars were both postponed by the pandemic.
Will your Seminars be discounted for Members?
All will be considered during the planning stages of our Seminars. We are still to see how holding a seminar is affected post pandemic.