Published on 13 Sep 06
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation addresses the implications of the Westpoint litigation for trusts and what the future holds in relation to the following:
- can a discretionary beneficiary have an ‘interest’ in a family trust?
- how can family trust assets be exposed to claims against beneficiaries?
- what is likely to happen with beneficiaries, appointors, guardians and trustees in future?
Rob is a principal of Sladen Legal. He is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as a specialist in both Tax Law and Business Law and is on their Tax Law Specialisation Advisory Committee. He is on the Superannuation Industry Relationship Network of the ATO and is a member of the board and technical committee of SISFA. Rob is acknowledged as a leader in his field and is regularly asked to share his specialist knowledge on areas such as tax, superannuation, succession and estate planning and trusts. Rob has been a principal of Sladen Legal and its predecessor firm since 1981.
- Current at
21 February 2017