Published on 15 Oct 97
by QUEENSLAND DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
Topics include: The Nature, Advantages and Types of Trusts; The Main Players - Settlor, Trustee, Appointor, Beneficiaries; Trust Losses and Family Trusts; Addition of Beneficiaries; Variations of Trusts and CGT; Aspects of the Trust Deed; Trusts and the Corporations Law.
Michael Patane, CTA is a Consultant with over 25 years experience in tax, corporate law, commercial law and trusts law with an emphasis on technical interpretation, tax administration and controversy. Michael has a unique blend of experience in both national legal and accounting firms and at the ATO. While at the ATO Michael held a number of senior roles in relation to Project Wickenby, High Wealth Individuals and GST. These roles included Deputy Chief Tax Counsel (Indirect Taxes), Senior Tax Counsel Strategic Litigation and Project Leader for the establishment and operation of the High Wealth Individuals compliance program. Michael has successfully litigated a number of precedential GST cases (including Marana Holdings, Sterling Guardian, ACP Publications, Reliance Carpets and Luxottica) and advises individuals, corporates, governments and charities. Recognised by his peers as one of Australia’s Best Lawyers in Tax
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