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Tax Planning: never lose sight of the forest from the trees
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • December 1 2016

The Federal Court of Australia has handed down a decision that is a salutary reminder to directors that, in any corporate tax planning, it is


Directions in Public Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • November 30 2016

FY16 was another active year for public M&A activity in Australia. Our analysis focuses on public M&A transactions valued at $100m, of which there


Diverted Profits Tax: economic substance on steroids
  • Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills Pty Ltd
  • Australia
  • November 29 2016

Australia is to get a Diverted Profits Tax (DPT). By a Treasurer’s media release, the Government has today released draft legislation and a draft


Refreshing. Government takes a ‘common sense’ approach for Foreign Purchasers
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • November 29 2016

In October 2016, it was reported that the Australian Taxation Office (on behalf of the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB)) took the view that if


Health Alert (Australia) 28 November 2016
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • November 28 2016

On 1 July 2013, Bailey was given his 18 month immunisations by Dr Williams. At the time of consultation, Dr Williams noted that Bailey had a mild


There is welcome clarification to the laws on short-term letting for Airbnb hosts in Australia
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • November 28 2016

Several months ago, we posted an article The law is catching up with short stay - Airbnb style accommodation in Australia which concluded that the


ATO reviewing trust income reduction arrangements
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • November 28 2016

On 17 November 2016, The ATO released Taxpayer Alert TA 201612, which deals with trust income reduction arrangements under review by The ATO. The


Superannuation Alert 25.11.16
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • November 25 2016

On 11 November 2016, the Superannuation Data and Payment Standards (Payments and Information from the Commissioner of Taxation) Amendment 2016 was


New tax rules for property sales over $2 million
  • Stephens & Tozer Solicitors
  • Australia
  • November 25 2016

Effective from the 1st of July 2016, the ATO has introduced new tax rules designed to ensure foreign residents meet their capital gains tax


Weekly Tax Highlights - 25 November 2016
  • Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills Pty Ltd
  • Australia
  • November 25 2016

Taxation Determinations TD 201618: Income tax: is a redemption payment received by a worker under the Return to Work Act 2014 (SA) assessable income