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Would you like GST with that? What is going wrong with GST clauses?

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • November 6 2013

There has been a run of GST cases this year which have provided examples of where things can go wrong when the GST position for supplies is either

Retirement village budgets is yours legal?

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • February 21 2014

Retirement Village budgets must comply with a variety of legal requirements in order to avoid penalties under the Retirement Villages Act 1999 (Qld

What does the Personal Property and Securities Act (PPSA) mean for franchises?

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 18 2011

The Personal Property and Securities Act (PPSA) establishes a single national law and a single online register for security interests in personal property

Family business duty concession for primary production businesses expanded

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 9 2014

Effective from 12 June 2014, the family business duty concessions under the Duties Act 2001 (Qld) for gifts of farm land and business assets which

Retirement village budgets and expenditure in the spotlight again

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • October 16 2014

Some of the most commonly disputed issues in retirement villages are budgets, expenditure and capital replacement v capital maintenance. Recently the

Agents, undisclosed principals and double duty risks

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • March 24 2011

A recent NSW Administrative Decisions Tribunal case considered when the double dutyagency duty exemption under the Duties Act 1997 (NSW) (Act) would apply if the agent has not been appointed in writing

And the GST mistakes just keep on coming

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • June 2 2014

In 2013 there were a series of GST cases which showed that drafting of GST clauses goes wrong and clients suffered unintended outcomes. It seems that

The Queensland mining and petroleum sectors are set to pay their du(ti)es

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • February 29 2012

The Queensland Government has recently announced changes to the duty applicable to resources tenements (RTs) in Queensland

Queensland Office of State Revenue’s increased focus on unit trust transactions

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • December 16 2011

As recently reported by the Queensland Law Society on 6 December 2011, some legal practices have recently received a notice from OSR seeking information in connection with transactions regarding unit trusts operating businesses

Cautions on GST issues required for development and sale of “loanlease” retirement villages

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • July 21 2011

Since the release of the draft ruling on GST treatment for interest-free loans received by retirement village developers in June 2010 there has been speculation as to the impact of a final ruling on the issue