Published on 27 Nov 13
by TASMANIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation discusses not-for-profit reforms and developments, including:
- the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profits Commission
- Charities Act
- update on proposed tax regime for unrelated commercial activities
- new rules for public and private ancillary funds as from 1 January 2014
- update on “In Australia” Bill.
John Emerson, AM, CTA, heads Herbert Smith Freehills’ charity law practice and is recognised Australia-wide as a specialist in the tax laws applicable to charities. John has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia “for services to law and to the community, particularly through the provision of advice to charities and not-for-profit organisations and the development of public administration reform to encourage philanthropy in Australia”. He is the Deputy Chair of the Board of Taxation.
- Current at
01 September 2015