Published on 10 Oct 02
by QUEENSLAND DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This seminar paper discusses estate planning considerations, including general operation, testamentary trusts, post death testamentary trusts, child maintenance trusts - planning opportunities, superannuation proceeds trusts, and the Family Law Act.
Matthew co-founded specialist firm View Legal in 2014, having been a lawyer and partner of one of Australia’s leading independent law firms for over 17 years. Matthew’s passion is helping clients successfully achieve their goals. Matthew specialises in tax, and estate and succession planning, providing strategic advice to business owners and high net worth individuals. He has been recognised in the Best Lawyers list since 2014 in relation to trusts and estates and either personally or as part of View Legal in Doyles since 2015 in relation to taxation, and since 2017 in relation to wills, estates and succession planning. In part leveraging off the skills he has developed working in the SME market space, Matthew has been the catalyst for a number of innovative legal solutions for advisers and their clients, including establishing Australia’s first virtual law firm.
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13 August 2018