Gabriela Rusu Superannuation Services

Independent self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) technical support provider established in July 2013

About Us

Gabriela Rusu Superannuation Services is an independent self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) technical support provider established in July 2013

We offer back office SMSF technical support to certified practising accountants, administrators and financial advisers that provide services to clients relating to SMSFs.

Our core focus is to provide our customers with premium support on SMSF technical matters when their business needs it and at the right price.

Our customers can count on our knowledge, technical expertise and practical experience to add real value to their businesses and ultimately, provide the best services to their existing and new SMSF clients.

Gabriela Rusu has over 25 years’ experience in banking and superannuation, including 13 years with the largest specialist administrator of SMSFs in Australia. Gabriela has extensive experience and knowledge of the technical side of SMSFs having worked as an SMSF technical specialist and writer. She has written a wide range of technical articles for various superannuation journals, presented super quarterly webinars and made regular contributions to superannuation discussion groups for Tax & Super Australia (formerly known as Taxpayers Australia).

Gabriela holds a Graduate Diploma in Economics, a Diploma in Financial Services (Financial Planning) and is an accredited SMSF Specialist Advisor™ (SSA) with the SMSF Association.


1. Technical support on a wide range of SMSFs matters, including but not limited to: 

  • Contributions (cash and in-specie)
  • Benefit payments (pensions, lump sums)
  • Transfer balance cap
  • Total superannuation balance
  • Transfer balance account reporting (TBAR)
  • Death benefits payments (pensions and lump sums)
  • Investment rules and restrictions (including in-house assets, pre-1999 arrangements and ungeared trusts)
  • Limited recourse borrowing arrangements (LRBAs)
  • Overseas residency (Central Management and Control & Active Member Test) 

2. Providing relevant factual information and legislative references to ensure compliance with all super laws and regulations 
3. Assistance with appropriate rectification of compliance issues or legislative breaches.


Please contact us to discuss your business needs and find out how we can assist.


We are not licensed to provide financial product advice under the Corporation Act 2001 and therefore we are not engaged in the business of advising on, or dealing with, financial products. We only provide factual information based on our background knowledge. This information is not intended to influence a person in making a decision in relation to an interest in a financial product, including an interest in an SMSF.

Individuals should consider taking specific financial, tax and legal advice on their own personal circumstances and those of their SMSF from a suitably qualified person before making a decision on a financial product or implementing any particular course of action.

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