Care needs to be taken when beneficiaries to an estate propose to enter into a deed of family arrangement to prevent duty being triggered unintentionally….
CGT exempt doesn’t necessarily mean NSW duty exempt. By JIM MAIN.
Freedom from stamp duty does not necessarily mean freedom from tax or GST. By JIM MAIN.
The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.
Always be careful dealing with trusts. By JIM MAIN.
The new foreign resident CGT withholding tax applies to sales contracts entered into on or after 1 July 2016. By DUNG LAM and ALEX WHITNEY.
There are significant CGT and duty concessions in administering estates. By JIM MAIN.
Whenever you act on the purchase by a trust of any nature, always check the vesting date. By JIM MAIN.
A parent and child co-habiting with the intermixing of financial and proprietary interests is fraught with difficulties. By RICHARD McCULLAGH.
Despite time pressures, always be clear on the CGT consequences of a property settlement. By JIM MAIN.
Remember that transfers to beneficiaries of a will under a power of sale or testamentary option are not CGT free. By JIM MAIN.