Published on 07 Sep 06
by NEW SOUTH WALES DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
Structuring advice needs to be comprehensive and cover at least commercial operation, tax, succession and last but not least, asset protection. The business structure should provide the best possible basis for resisting creditors' claims. Recent changes to bankruptcy laws have made this even more challenging. This presentation session covers those changes and also these issues:
- how did things go for Mrs Cummins?
- new rules for associate party transactions
- is a transfer to your spouse likely to succeed?
- what is happening about super contributions?
Ken is a tax and commercial law partner in the Sydney office of SBN Lawyers. He has extensive experience in all aspects of tax (including State taxes) as well as business structuring, asset protection, succession planning and trust and estate law. Ken is a National Councillor of the Tax Institute and a member of the NSW Divisional Council and Education Committee. He is also a member of the Advisory Panel to the Board of Taxation and has recently been involved as a member of the Working Group on Managed Investment Trusts.
Current at 13 January 2009
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