Advisers, accountants neck and neck
Advisers and accountants have an equal chance of servicing SMSFs’ unmet advice needs, however, several barriers have been identified, according to the latest industry research. The “2017 Vanguard/Investment Trends Self-Managed Super Fund Reports” found 52 per cent of SMSF investor respondents were most likely to turn to a financial planner for their unmet advice needs, while 48 per cent preferred to go to an accountant.