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19/10/2015

SMSF Joint Tenants vs Tenants in Common

SMSF Joint Tenants vs Tenants in Common - Which is better? Question: SMSF Joint Tenants vs Tenants in Common is a common discussion. I agree that Joint Tenancy is generally dangerous because of the CGT regime as per your previous PRUDENCE (2nd Edition) article. However, should Trustees in an SMSF own […]
19/10/2015

Joint tenancy is old fashioned and dangerous

  Joint tenancy is old fashioned and dangerous   QUESTION: Please explain why you don’t like assets being held as joint tenants? As an accountant, I estimate that 80% of my clients own real estate as joint tenants. ANSWER: Back before 1980, Death and Probate Duties existed. At that time […]