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Vacant Residential Land Tax - Triggers and Timeframes
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • January 15 2019

When is vacant residential land tax assessable for off the plan residential properties? From 1 January 2018 vacant residential land tax (VRLT) is


New offsetting regulation for casual loading payments
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 20 2018

In the recent decision of WorkPac Pty Ltd v Skene, the Full Court of the Federal Court found that an employee classified as a casual, working regular


Key employment issues for 2019
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 10 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, we take a look at some of the top employment issues to keep on your radar, going into 2019. Criminalisation of wage theft in


Can your owners corporation prevent you from listing your apartment on Airbnb?
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 7 2018

The rise of the sharing economy has seen many Australians list their apartments on sites such as Airbnb. But can an Owners Corporation prevent this


Flexible working arrangements in modern awards
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 29 2018

From 1 December 2018, new award provisions relating to flexible working arrangements will take effect. Current obligations: Under the Fair Work Act


New Victorian long service leave laws take effect today
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 1 2018

On 1 November 2018, the Long Service Leave Act 2018 (2018 Act) comes into operation, replacing the current Long Service Leave Act 1992 (Vic) (1992


New casual conversion provisions in Modern Awards
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 3 2018

The Fair Work Commission has inserted a casual conversion clause into most modern awards, allowing certain casual employees to request to convert to


Sunset Clauses in residential off-the-plan sales - September 2018
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • September 7 2018

The Victorian Government has proposed laws to eliminate suspect use of sunset clauses in residential off-the-plan contracts. The change to sunset


Sale of Land - are you ready for the new GST withholding provisions?
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 4 2018

Following the passing of the Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Act 2018 (Cth) certain sales of new residential premises and potential


Increase to National Minimum Wage - June 2018
  • Logie-Smith Lanyon Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 30 2018

An expert panel of the Fair Work Commission (Commission) has handed down its decision in the 20172018 Annual Wage Review (AWR). The decision