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Tax, blockchain and cryptocurrency - what’s all the fuss about?
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • November 22 2017

Blockchain, cryptocurrency, etc - all this new language - what's it all about and why the fuss? Good questions and questions beginning to focus the


Directors’ duty to act with care, skill and diligence in the context of the general anti-avoidance rules
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • December 19 2016

The recent Federal Court decision in BCI Finances Pty Ltd (In Liq) v Binetter (No 4) 2016 FCA 1351 (Binetter) is a timely reminder of company


Earnout arrangements
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • December 11 2015

An earnout is a common way of structuring the purchase price in the sale of shares or business assets. It is often used where the parties cannot


The AusNet Services saga - High Court sides with the commissioner
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • August 10 2015

The High Court has dismissed the final appeal by AusNet Services, Victoria's largest energy distributor, which means that amounts paid by AusNet to


Company residency: the central management and control test following Bywater
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • July 3 2018

Following the High Court of Australia's (HCA) decision in Bywater Investments Limited & Ors v Commissioner of Taxation; Hua Wang Bank Berhad v


Australia introduces Multinational Tax Avoidance laws
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • September 22 2015

Australia is taking a leading role in the growing push for global businesses to pay their fair share of tax. The Tax Laws Amendment (Combating


The new similar business test - a golden opportunity for businesses or a playground for lawyers
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • August 29 2017

The government has recently introduced draft legislation (Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 1) Bill 2017 (Bill)), which


Talking tax - issue 4
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • September 11 2015

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No 2) Bill 2015 has passed all stages without amendment and now awaits Royal Assent.The Bill:


Tax talk - issue 2
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • August 27 2015

In this case, The ATO issued a garnishee notice to a bank and to a company, on the basis that the Taxpayer owed the Commissioner $6,422.00 in unpaid


Talking tax issue 11
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • November 6 2015

The ATO has released a test case litigation funding form which taxpayers can use to apply for test case funding.The ATO test case litigation program