Published on 22 Aug 03
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This seminar paper covers the following issues:
- overview of duty base - business property and shares
- allocation of value across jurisdictions for goodwill and IP
- the corporate reorganisation concessions - rules and pitfalls for seeking stamp duty relief
- accessing concessions for consolidations and demergers - considering transactions that will qualify.
Harry was admitted to the Queensland Bar in 2005, after 23 years experience as a solicitor and tax partner in national law firms. At the Bar he continues to practise in revenue law, with a particular focus on transactional taxes. He has experience in all federal taxes including GST and CGT, and in duties, taxes and levies across all Australian state jurisdictions. Harry is briefed by taxpayers and revenue authorities, and has acted and advised on business structures, trusts and finance – in the context of transaction planning as well as mediation and contested disputes.
- Current at
26 June 2019