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What the ATO will be targeting in 201314
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • July 30 2013

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has released its annual compliance program highlighting some of the areas on which it plans to focus its


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


Some welcome tax relief for small business
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 13 2015

In recognition that small business is the engine room of the Australian economy, small businesses will benefit from a suite of tax concessions


Earnout arrangements: "looking through" the draft provisions
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 12 2015

An earnout is a common way of structuring the purchase price in the sale of shares or business assets. They are often used where the parties cannot


Excess contributions and payments by mistake
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • March 31 2011

Excess contributions are an ongoing issue for superannuation advisors and members


Rinehart - trusting in Bianca to take control
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 29 2015

Another chapter was written yesterday in the ongoing Rinehart family dispute. The New South Wales Supreme Court appointed Bianca Rinehart as trustee


Trusts: varying the vesting date
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • February 24 2015

A fast approaching vesting date of a trust is becoming a more common issue for professional advisers and clients. If the vesting date is reached, the


Liquidator not obligated to retain funds in the absence of an assessment
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • March 3 2014

On 21 February 2014 the Federal Court handed down its decision in Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd (in liq) v Commissioner of Taxation 2014 FCA


ATO guidelines on professional practice structures
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • September 1 2014

In a welcome move, the ATO has released practical guidelines on how it will assess the risk of professional practices, such as accounting and legal


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: