SMSFs have weathered major impacts from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with fund establishments growing and average net assets increasing, a new report has found.
The focus of a well-orchestrated succession planning process must be around discovering and addressing the wants of individuals in a manner that ensures ongoing business viability along with the achievement of alignment and a sense of family equity. Read how.
Whilst not an exact science, following a structured framework in analysing differing concepts of equity not only assists in providing comfort in the context of “having done the best possible for all” but is also an effective tool in educating and conveying reason, to all family stakeholders, for what may be seen as tough, “knock on” implications of the concepts adopted.
As we farewell what was a very challenging year we would like to wish you all – your families and friends – a wonderful festive season. We look forward to seeing you in the new year! Please note that Carrick Aland’s office will be closed from 24th December 2020 and will reopen on 4th January 2021.
Economics dictates that succession in a farming environment can rarely directly involve all family members of the next generation. Economics also dictates that farming successors require what can often be viewed as a ‘leg up’ to ensure the successful continuation and future viability of farming or grazing operations. Read why.