Our tax system ensures that a company is not a personal bank account or cash box to be dipped into as and when required without tax implications (whether we understand them or not). In tough economic times, the temptation is to not pay close enough attention to the tax pitfalls in accessing wealth located within a company or a corporate structure. This paper considers ten things you might want to know about liberating wealth from companies, including:
Shaun advises domestic and international corporations on a broad range of taxation issues in corporate,
international and employment taxation, with a focus on M&A and employee share plans. He also has experience in
tax audits and disputes and has been involved in the carriage of tax cases through the Australian courts. Shaun is a
member of Allens' Accelerate, a new initiative aimed at providing cost efficient tax and legal services to high growth
startup companies in Australia.
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Paul is a Partner at Arnold Bloch Leibler and the Practice Leader of the firm’s taxation practice. He provides strategic
and technical advice to a diverse range of Australian and international clients, including high net worth individuals, some
of Australia’s largest family groups and public companies. Paul regularly acts in significant and complex audits, disputes
Current at 28 July 2016
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