Published on 03 Jun 21
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This podcast covers:
- The vacant land measures which deny deductions for holding costs
- The impact of these changes on property developers
- The amendments which deny the CGT main residence exemption to foreign residents
- Strategies to mitigate the effect of these changes, including understanding the available exemptions.
Neil is a Principal Lawyer in Sladen Legal’s business law area, with a particular focus on taxation advice and disputes. The client mix includes both family groups and business enterprises. Neil also regularly assists professional advisors, including tax agents, accountants and financial advisors, to understand complex legal issues and help them to better assist their own clients. Neil is a Chartered Tax Advisor with The Tax Institute and accredited as a specialist in taxation law with the Law Institute of Victoria. Since 2019 Neil has been named one of Australia’s “Best Lawyers of the Year” in the practice of tax law. Neil was also recognised in Doyles Guide as a recommended tax lawyer in 2021.
- Current at
22 December 2021
Robyn is the Senior Advocate at The Tax Institute. She has nearly three decades in the profession, including a public practice background which preceded her various training roles over 23 years. Robyn continues to be a regular conference and webinar presenter, and is an avid advocate, social media commentator, columnist, blogger and podcaster. She is also regularly quoted in the media. Robyn is a Fellow of both CA ANZ and CPA Australia, and a Registered Tax Agent. She regularly consults with The Treasury, ATO and professional bodies including as a member of the ATO’s Tax Practitioner Stewardship Group. Robyn was recognised in the Women In Finance Awards 2019 as the Winner of Thought Leader of the Year and was named in the global Top 50 Women in Accounting 2019. She was also recognised in the Australian Accounting Awards 2020 as the Winner of both Thought Leader of the Year and the Accountants Daily Excellence Award.
- Current at
14 September 2020