Published on 23 Mar 09
by SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers the difficulties that organisations still face in applying the margin scheme, including:
- common misconceptions
- common mistakes
- practical examples to show when the margin scheme should be used and when it should not
- recent property issues and margin scheme - how margin scheme works with partitioning
- recent legislative amendments - do they present any traps for property developers (Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 5) Act 2008).
Mark is a Partner at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Mark has a keen interest in the property sector, and has been working with clients to negotiate changes in GST treatment required by the recent increase in property related GST cases and changes in ATO rulings. His practice includes a wide range of clients across varying industry sectors, including property, government and infrastructure, manufacturing, agricultural and technology.
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23 March 2009