Published on 13 May 09
by NEW SOUTH WALES DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers:
- year end tax planning - a quick overview of the usual tax planning issues, along with consideration of concepts unique to this year's tax planning including the Small Business and General Business Tax Break
- economic climate issues - falling asset values mean that you can consider restructuring or transferring assets where it would otherwise be cost prohibitive. In addition if your client's businesses are falling in value or are not as profitable it may be time for a fresh look at Division 7A loans
- ongoing structuring and planning issues including:
- how the small business entity rules impact on planning
- the ATO's ongoing focus on professional practice structures
- trust issues being under the spotlight as a result of recent court decisions and ATO announcements.
Current at 21 March 2012
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