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Project DO IT - ATO amends rules

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 7 2014

Late last week the ATO updated it's Project DO IT fact sheet. Most importantly, the ATO has updated its position on:

Excess contributions and TA 20102 withdrawn

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 5 2011

Excess contributions are an ongoing issue for superannuation advisors and members

Undisclosed offshore assets & income: ATO announces project DO IT: disclose offshore income today

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 28 2014

The ATO has announced what is the last chance for people to come clean about hidden overseas assets and income by December 2014. The ATO's previous

ATO targeting independent contractor arrangements

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 16 2012

The Commissioner of Taxation (Commissioner) is targeting employers and principals who fail to adequately discharge their PAYG and superannuation guarantee obligations

30 June 2014 trust resolutions

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 19 2014

The ATO’s practice of allowing trustee resolutions to be made in July or August was abolished two years ago; so 30 June means 30 June - expect no

Project Do It - Do It now!

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 22 2014

In March, we sent out an Update about the ATO's voluntary disclosure initiative for unreported offshore income, Project Do It: 'Undisclosed Offshore

The final word from the ATO on limited recourse borrowing arrangements

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 3 2012

?This Ruling explains the following key concepts relevant to the application of the limited recourse borrowing arrangements under sections 67A and 67B of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 (Cth) (SIS Act):what is an 'acquirable asset' and a 'single acquirable asset'; 'maintaining' or 'repairing' the acquirable asset as distinguished from 'improving' it; and when a single acquirable asset is changed to such an extent that it is a different (replacement) asset

Increase in philanthropic activity signals growth

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 25 2010

Today, the Assistant Treasurer released a media release titled "Philanthropic sector expands sharply", which highlights the continued growth of private philanthropy in Australia, particularly through the use of Private Ancillary Funds

Excess contributions and payments by mistake

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 31 2011

Excess contributions are an ongoing issue for superannuation advisors and members

MIT tax regime to commence from 1 July 2011

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
  • -
  • May 10 2010

On Friday 7 May 2010, the Assistant Treasurer Nick Sherry announced the Government's position in relation to the Board of Taxation's (the Board) review of the tax arrangements applying to managed investment trusts (MIT