Published on 11 Oct 11
by QUEENSLAND DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers:
- can an SMSF develop land?
- can an SMSF use a related party to develop land?
- when can an SMSF acquire development land from a related party?
- how can the development be structured?
- can a related party acquire developed land from an SMSF?
- tax, duty and land tax issues for the acquisition, development and sale of development land by and SMSF.
Rebecca James, of DBA Lawyers, is an experienced self-managed superannuation fund lawyer, with expertise in advising accountants, financial planners, trustees and financial institutions on superannuation and taxation law matters. She is well known for providing practical and commercially focused advice on all aspects of operating an SMSF, as well as providing superannuation, estate planning and taxation advice. Rebecca has presented for various organisations, including The Tax Institute and the SMSF Association. Rebecca holds a Master of Laws from the University of Melbourne as well as being a Specialist SMSF Advisor.
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04 August 2016
Andrew is a Partner at Hall & Wilcox Lawyers and provides advice on the application of a wide range of taxation. He has substantial knowledge of taxation and commercial practice and advises his clients on income tax, capital gains tax, tax audits and reviews, fringe benefits tax, business structuring and transactions, liquidations and reconstructions, superannuation, retirement planning, business succession, estate planning, and philanthropy. Andrew advises accounting and legal firms on their clients’ affairs. He also draws clients from industry, commerce and high-net-worth private family groups. One of his main interests is advising private business owners on the transition of management and control of family businesses to the next generation. Andrew has been recognised in the The Best Lawyers in Australia in Tax Law every year since 2014 and is a leading tax lawyer in Victoria in Doyle's Guide to the Australian Legal Profession.
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12 November 2019