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Payroll Tax Grouping - it may not be the end of the world
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 21 2016

The grouping of commonly controlled businesses, corporations and employers due to the common use of employees has long been a concern of growing


Rogue security interests - do they belong? What can you do?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 30 2015

Since the commencement of the Personal Property Securities regime in January 2012, the focus has been on what security interests should be registered


Binding negotiations? Have you inadvertently bound yourself (or your client) during negotiations?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 30 2015

There have been a number of recent cases around Australia relating to whether or not agreements have been formed, including, surprisingly, through


Family constitutions what, when and why
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 2 2015

Family businesses can be difficult to manage due to the effects of expansion and generational change. It is said that the typical family business


Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Astra Resources PLC 2015 FCA 759
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 28 2015

The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Act) prohibits 'fundraising' by companies unless certain disclosure requirements are met. In the recent case of ASIC


Personal property securities risks for bailments and consignments
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 2 2015

The Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) created a new regime for security interests over personal property in Australia. The


Considering “consideration” for duty and other taxes
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

All Australian jurisdictions have mechanisms for the deeming of the value of transactions for tax and duty purposes. For example, for duty purposes


Business record keeping what, where and for how long
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 24 2015

Business owners can be overwhelmed by their record keeping requirements under different legislation. For example, the requirements for tax purposes


Retirement Village Operators and Aged Care Providers: blurred lines? A report on recent industry findings
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 22 2015

Recently, key industry experts got together at a Property Council of Australia breakfast seminar in Brisbane to discuss the changing landscape of


Persistent PPSA problems for SMEs
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 31 2015

The Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPS Act) has presented challenges to business owners in the three years since it commenced. The