Published on 12 Nov 99
by SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
The GST Bills introduced into Parliament by the Government on 2 December 1998 received Royal Assent on 8 July 1999. The GST will apply from 1 July 2000.The provisions which are designed to allow for a smoother passage from the wholesale sales tax (WST) regime to the GST regime are primarily contained in A New Tax System ( Goods and Services Tax Transition ) Bill 1998 and A New Tax System (End of Sales Tax) Bill 1998 (the Sales Tax Bill).
John is principal of his own commercial and tax legal practice John Levy Lawyers. John has particular expertise in structuring business enterprises, documenting asset acquisitions and advising a broad range of tax and revenue (including income tax, capital gains tax and stamp duty).
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