This article looks at what determines the tax residence of a trust and what the consequences can be from a change of tax residence.
Neil Brydges, CTA, is a Principal Lawyer in Sladen Legal’s Tax group. Neil practises in all areas of direct and indirect tax, with a particular focus on the taxation of trusts, corporate tax, M&A and Div 7A. Neil has also advised extensively on cross-border taxation issues and the GST implications of transactions and dealings in the development of property. Using his technical tax knowledge, Neil works with clients to obtain commercial and practical outcomes. He has particular experience in dealing with the ATO on complex tax issues in a dispute resolution context. Neil is a keen and active member of the tax community. As well as presenting on tax topics at various sessions, he has authored and co-authored several published articles, papers and bulletins, including for The Tax Institute, Legalwise and the Law Institute of Victoria. Neil is an Accredited Specialist in Taxation Law and Chair of the Tax & Revenue Law Committee with the Law Institute of Victoria, and a Chartered Tax Adviser and member of the SME, Dispute Resolution and GST Technical Committees with The Tax Institute.
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31 October 2019