Published on 05 Apr 00
by QUEENSLAND DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper concentrates on specific aspects of the interpretation and administration of the provisions affecting closely held trusts that will have a practical impact on tax practitioner's clients. There are many intriguing aspects of the legislation, and of claims made for the legislation in the supporting explanatory memoranda. The paper aims to show that taxpayers need not lose heart when faced with the challenge of this legislation.
David W Marks QC, CTA, is a commercial Silk at the Queensland Bar practising principally in tax. He has a broader practice in commercial litigation, trusts and estates, and administrative law. He contributes to the life of the profession through his committee work for The Tax Institute and other professional bodies. He is a Chartered Tax Adviser and a registered Trust and Estates Practitioner. He received The Tax Institute’s Meritorious Service Award in 2013. David serves on the disciplinary panel of an international practitioner association.
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06 July 2020