A: In Australia, the Corporations Act 2001 does not have a minimum age you have to have reached before you can be a shareholder of a company, so 14YO is a real possibility. It even has the possibility of a single shareholder/director under particular circumstances. But you don't have to be a company to do most things.

You can run your own business just with an ABN number, as a single person contractor. Contact the ATO to get your ABN and just get started.

We have had to be a bit technical because we have a lot going on. You will find SMSF under Legal > Declarations, Trusts, Wills, Notices > Superannuation-SMSFAlternatively, you can type SMSF in the Search Engine.