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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


The net is cast wider: four-year time limit for ATO amendments for potentially all taxpayers
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • February 25 2013

The Federal Court has ruled that taxpayers who are objects (potential beneficiaries) of discretionary trusts are subject to a four-year amendment


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:


Talking Tax - Issue 54
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • October 21 2016

The Government has released its report of the R&D Tax Incentive review that concluded in April 2016. The report, which was co-chaired by Chair of


Trustee resolutions: take care again
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 17 2013

With 30 June fast approaching, advisors should start thinking about the trustee resolutions. They were the key topic of discussion at the National


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


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


LRBAs: can you drown in the safe harbour?
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • May 12 2016

For some time, there has been speculation and uncertainty regarding related party limited recourse borrowing arrangements (LRBAs) entered into by


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