Published on 27 Mar 03
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
After years of tax combat, your livelihood and family home are seriously threatened by one perfectly explicable mistaken interpretation of the Tax Acts.
Your PI insurer has collapsed and you are fully exposed financially.
Or have you recognised that this could happen and taken early action to protect your essential assets? This paper considers the 'rules' of asset protection and what is achievable at an early planning stage.
An updated version of this paper was presented at the Asset Protection: Structuring for Asset Protection for High Risk Professionals seminar held in Sydney on 3 July 2003. Click here to view the paper.
Ken is a Solicitor - Director of Schurgott & Co Lawyers specialising in taxation matters (including State Taxes, stamp duty, payroll tax and land tax) and with extensive experience in business structuring, business sales and acquisitions, asset protection, succession planning and trust and estate law. Ken is very experienced in tax dispute matters, negotiations for settlements, mediations and conciliations and litigation. He regularly appears before the AAT and NCAT and instructs counsel in matters before the Courts. Ken chaired the Noosa Tax Intensive from 2005 to 2007 and was on the Organising Committee for a longer period. He was National President of the Institute in 2012.
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04 January 2018