Published on 26 Oct 2010
| Took place at Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers, Brisbane
The ground has shifted in estate planning, particularly for divorce. The old certainties about trusts have disappeared. This thought provoking event will provided a Tax and Trust Lawyers perspective on the topic of Family Law, Tax and Family Breakdown.
Topics covered included:
when are interests in a trust property of parties to the marriage?
strategies to prevent trust assets being included as property of the parties to the marriage
Part VIIIAA – orders against third parties
Section 105B – transactions to defeat claims
status of unpaid present entitlements
issues where tax distributions differ from accounting distributions
access to trust information.
Family law, tax & family breakdown
Author(s): Greg CAHILL This paper covers:
when will an interest of a beneficiary in a trust be treated as property of parties to a marriage?
strategies to protect assets in trusts
power of family court to make orders against third parties (Part VIIIAA).