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Is an Inheritance Trust Worthwhile?
  • Hesketh Henry
  • New Zealand
  • March 21 2017

We are often asked by parents how they can protect the inheritance they will provide for their children - keeping it safe from relationship property


Next off the block - AEOI
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • New Zealand, OECD
  • March 17 2017

You might have thought you have enough on your plate getting to grips with anti-money laundering rules closely followed by FATCA - but it's not over


New Zealand Equity Capital Markets: Trends and insights - February 2017
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 16 2017

In this publication, we look back at the performance of New Zealand's equity capital markets in 2016 and identify likely trends for the year ahead


Commitment to transparency
  • TMF Group
  • New Zealand
  • January 20 2017

The new disclosure requirements for New Zealand (NZ) foreign trusts will come into effect on 30 June 2017 for existing foreign trusts. New foreign


A new Trusts Act for New Zealand
  • Taylor Wessing
  • New Zealand
  • December 1 2016

On 10 November 2016 the New Zealand Government released a consultation draft Trusts Bill, seeking to update the general law governing trusts in New


A Historic Section Revived
  • Hesketh Henry
  • New Zealand
  • November 24 2016

The Supreme Court decision of Clayton v Clayton has given new insight into the operation of section 182, Family Proceedings Act 1980. The section is


What standing does a bankrupt beneficiary have to request and receive information about a trust?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • New Zealand
  • July 6 2016

In Erceg v Erceg the New Zealand Court of Appeal ruled on the standing of bankrupt beneficiaries to bring claims against trustees. In addition, the


Asia Region Funds Passport will facilitate the cross-border offering of managed funds
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Asia-Pacific, New Zealand
  • July 4 2016

The Asia Region Funds Passport will provide a multilaterally agreed framework for offering high quality regulated managed funds across participating


New Zealand Court consider the scope of legal advice privilege as between beneficiary and trustee
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • New Zealand
  • May 31 2016

In Burgess v Monk 2016 NZHC 527, the New Zealand High Court has held that the principle that, in matters relating to the administration of a trust


Residential land withholding tax from 1 July
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • May 16 2016

After 1 July, many New Zealand companies, partnerships and trusts with an overseas connection will be subject to residential land withholding tax