Published on 30 Apr 09
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
One important new way to maximise tax deductions is by utilising the recently introduced investment allowance. This paper discusses this important new strategy and how to properly implement it and also considers other tax planning issues that should be given priority in the slow down to ensure that tax efficiencies are maximised.
Mark is Partner-in- Charge of BDO’s Private Clients & SME Tax Advisory practice in the Melbourne office. Mark is a regular speaker on taxation issues, and a prolific writer, having contributed significant tax commentary through his numerous articles, publications and conference papers. Mark has been interviewed on LateLine Business in relation to current tax issues and is one of the few tax practitioners who has had his work cited in Australia’s Parliament. Mark is a current member of The Tax Institute’s Victorian Technical Committee, and former Chair of The Tax Institute’s National SME Sub-Committee, as well as being a former Victorian State Councillor. Mark has been recently appointed for a second term by the federal government to the Board of Taxation.
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22 October 2018
Jeffrey is a Partner at Thomson Geer, where he advises on a wide range of taxation, structuring and superannuation issues with a focus on privately-held businesses and high wealth family groups. His is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as a taxation specialist. He has held a variety of committee roles with The Tax Institute and is presently a member of the Victorian State Council. Jeffrey is the author of numerous tax articles published in professional journals, and a regular presenter at The Tax Institute's seminars.
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06 June 2016