Published on 12 Sep 03
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This convention paper covers the following topics:
- company or assets
- restructures and dividends pre-sale
- buying from a consolidated group - tax-sharing agreements
- selling from a consolidated group - warranties
- funding the acquisition
- anti-avoidance rules
- using demergers for pre and post acquisition restructuring.
Martin has been a Partner in the Allens Tax Group for over fifteen years, and has focused on resource companies, banks and infrastructure projects. He has extensive experience advising on the tax aspects of capital management transactions for ASX-listed companies, most recently in relation to Rio Tinto's 2015 off-market tender share buyback and on-market share buyback. He has also advised APRA-regulated banks on the tax aspects of hybrid equity and subordinated debt instruments. He advises consortia and financiers on the tax aspects of project finance for major infrastructure projects including M2, M5 and M7 motorways, among others. He is a Senior Fellow of the Law Faculty of the University of Melbourne.
- Current at
30 August 2017