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Tax Insights

29 Sep 2016  |  Riposte  |  Energy & Resources

No clarity on valuing mining information

The long running saga of how mining, quarrying or prospecting information should be valued in determining whether a company is “land rich” for CGT purposes continues with the Federal Court decision in AP Energy Investments and the ATO's Decision Impact Statement.

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27 Sep 2016  |  Riposte  |  Employment & Superannuation

Lower ceiling, narrower gateways

The Government has announced substantive changes to its superannuation proposals. Surprisingly, some people with relatively modest means will be among those most affected.

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15 Sep 2016  |  Transactions & Matters  |  Private Equity

Allegro: Sale of The Ghan and Indian Pacific Rail

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills advised Allegro Funds on the sale of its 70% holding in Great Southern Rail.

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News & Events

05 May 2016  |  News & Announcements

ITR - Asia Tax Awards 2016

Together, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills and associated law firm Herbert Smith Freehills were named the best firm in Australia for tax litigation and disputes at the International Tax Review Asia Tax Awards in May 2016.

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26 Feb 2016  |  News & Announcements

Best Lawyers - 2017

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to have been named the Best Law Firm in Australia for tax in the 2017 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia. In addition, all of our Directors and one of our Special Counsel were recognised as Best Lawyers in the category of Tax Law.

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23 Nov 2015  |  News & Announcements

ITR World Tax 2016

International Tax Review World Tax Guide 2016 ranked Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills in the top tier of leading tax firms in Australia.

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