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Annual consent legislation has passed parliament, but with it are measures that focus on the independence of advisers.  In this podcast, we discuss these further as well as the indexation of superannuation contribution caps from 1 July 2021.

Listen to the podcast below or download the technical podcast WIR 26.02.21 transcript.

 

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