About Us

Welcome To The SMSF Foundation

We Are Experts in Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF's) Independent Audits for Accountants 

Meet Our Founder

Christine McWilliams



Christine is a vastly experienced SMSF audit, compliance, and consulting specialist with over 17 years’ in the superannuation industry.

Christine has an in depth knowledge of the ever changing regulatory environment impacting SMSFs. She is passionate about developing optimal client solutions that navigate through the regulatory complexities.

Christine works closely with industry leaders, SMSF trustees, accountants and financial planners and has authored and presented technical papers to the Tax Institute and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

Christine actively educates SMSF trustees and financial services professionals on superannuation legislative and technical updates.

Outside work, Christine loves travelling with her young family, learning languages, food, wine, art and sharing experiences with her friends and family.

Our Team

The SMSF Foundation Team

Avi Sidhu

Senior SMSF Auditor

Sheena Gungaram

Assistant SMSF Auditor

Our Clients

Meet Our Outstanding Clients

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Why Us

Why The SMSF Foundation?

Technical Support Hotline 1800SMSFGO

We are proactive and approachable. We offer our clients a complimentary technical support hotline. We understand that SMSF audit matters can be complex and we work with our clients to help them navigate through compliance complexities and achieve the best possible outcomes for their SMSF Trustees. As independent auditors, we will provide guidance so that your team will have access to cutting-edge technical solutions at all times.

Quality Standards

We are highly-skilled professionals, qualified specialists and registered SMSF auditors. We comply with the independence requirements of APES 110 - Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants and we are up-to-date with the latest Australian Taxation Office (ATO) announcements and superannuation legislative updates. We constantly undertake professional development to further our knowledge and skills.

Guaranteed Turnaround

Our standard turnaround time for SMSF audit is 3 to 5 business days of receiving all the required documentation. Our turnaround times are reliable, even in the busiest times of the year, and even with qualifications. That way, you can focus on doing what you do best and plan your SMSF workflow with the confidence of meeting your clients' needs in a timely manner.


We are a 100% Australian business. We guarantee that only local Australian auditors will handle all your clients’ confidential information with extreme care. Here is our Privacy Policy. We use encrypted cloud-based database for file transfers. You and your team members will be set up on our secure database once the audit process commences. We will then work diligently with your team members to ensure the data transfer process is efficient and secure.

Cost-Effective Fee Structure

Transparency is one of our core values. We understand the superannuation industry well and our well-established, efficient processes help us provide quality services at commercial prices. We work with a flat fee structure SMSF Audit fees range from $350 to $400 + GST (depending on the quality accounting file) Qualification fees of $200 + GST (including lodgement of Audit Contravention Reports (ACR))

Ethical Standards

The SMSF Foundation is transparent and operates with high professional and ethical standards. We will only contact your clients, in the event we are required to do so by our auditing guidelines, in which case, you will be informed in advance. Our aim is to deliver high quality and efficient service to you, which in turn, we believe, will strengthen your clients’ faith in the quality of your services provided to them.

We Are Innovative

The SMSF Foundation’s auditors are innovative and thrive on utilising cutting-edge technology. We regularly review and improve our systems to achieve the highest level of efficiency and guarantee smooth audit process.

Complete Online Solution

The SMSF Foundation operates electronically. We understand practitioners' time is valuable and with the industry demands, efficiency is vital. With the SMSF Foundation, you will not be required to mail files or book a board room for days to accommodate auditors. You will simply be sending and receiving all audit correspondence electronically. Stay Tuned for our New Audit Portal.