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Lessors with pre-30 June 2009 leases - you may be able to recover land tax from your lessee
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 14 2016

A recent decision in the Supreme Court of Queensland has provided an opportunity for lessors of commercial premises to recover land tax from lessees


Be cautious of the timing requirements for registering security interests on the PPSR
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 14 2016

The full benefit of a security interest may not be obtained unless specific requirements are met under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009


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


Government clamp down on fraudulent aged care providers
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 13 2016

The Government in the Mid-year Economic and Fiscal Outlook in December 2015 included a revelation that there would be cuts to subsidies on certain


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


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


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