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02 Dec 2016  |  Riposte  |  International

Investing in foreign trusts

The ability of Australians to invest offshore and for Australia to operate as a regional financial centre may be seriously undermined by two new draft Tax Determinations addressing capital gains.

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29 Nov 2016  |  Riposte

Diverted Profits Tax: economic substance on steroids

Australia is to get a Diverted Profits Tax. The Government has released draft legislation and explanatory memorandum for the proposed DPT, announced in the 2016-17 Federal Budget and modelled off the UK’s DPT.

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21 Nov 2016  |  Consultations & Submissions

Debt/equity integrity rules exposure draft

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills provided submissions to The Treasury on Exposure Draft legislation addressing the debt/equity integrity rules.

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News & Events

11 Nov 2016  |  News & Announcements

Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017

For the fourth year running, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is honoured to be ranked in the top tier for Tax in Australia in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017 guide.

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06 Oct 2016  |  News & Announcements

IFA honours Prof Richard Vann

At its recent annual Congress in Madrid, the International Fiscal Association bestowed its highest honour on Prof Richard Vann for his leadership in international taxation and contribution to the organisation.

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03 Oct 2016  |  News & Announcements

Our growing Melbourne team

In recent months, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills has welcomed 7 new professional staff to our Melbourne office. Find out more about our new recruits.

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