Published on 22 Mar 19
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation covers:
- issues with SMSFs transferring in, holding and transferring out property
- SMSFs and JV arrangements – recent ATO activity
- related party dealings in relation to property held by SMSFs
- changes to non-arm’s length income rules
- the Aussiegolfa case - is the sole purpose test still relevant
- what to do when loans mature?
- what is the current state of play with refinancing options?
- difficulties with benchmarking related party loans
- interaction with LRBA and TSB and TBA.
Phil is a principal of Sladen Legal and heads its superannuation team. He is a member of a number of superannuation related committees. This includes being the co-chair of The Tax Institute’s superannuation committee and the chair of SISFA’s technical and policy committee. He is also a member of a number of the ATO’s superannuation liaison groups including the Superannuation Industry Relationship Network (SIRN) and the Superannuation Industry Stewardship Group (SISG). Phil is also heavily involved in liaising with Treasury and ATO in relation to the implementation of new super laws and administrative practices. Phil’s areas of practice include superannuation, duties and state taxes, estate planning and succession, trusts, federal tax and business structuring. Phil was listed in the 2020 and 2021 Best Lawyers Australia for superannuation law and was the winner of the SMSF Association’s SMSF Specialist Advisor (SSA) Top Achiever Award in 2019. His articles have featured in The Tax Institute’s Taxation in Australia Journal and CCH’s Super News. He has presented at seminars and conferences conducted by The Tax Institute, the SMSF Association, the Television Education Network, Legalwise and various accounting bodies.
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23 February 2021