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13 Dec 2019  |  Riposte  |  Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions  |  International  |  Real Estate

Further Work on the Residence of Foreign-Incorporated Companies

In December, the Board released a second consultation Paper setting out possible options to reform Australia’s test of corporate residence. The Paper proposes steps toward a better test, but the road still looks very long.

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06 Dec 2019  |  Riposte  |  Real Estate  |  Projects & Infrastructure  |  International

ATO guidance on the revised sovereign immunity and foreign pension fund exemptions

On 4 December 2019 the ATO released LCR 2019/D4, its draft ruling on the significant changes to sovereign immunity and the withholding tax exemption for superannuation funds for foreign residents.

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29 Nov 2019  |  Riposte  |  Energy & Resources  |  Projects & Infrastructure  |  Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions

Are wages deductible?

It always comes as a surprise when some fundamental question of tax law, which seemed to be well settled, suddenly becomes controversial. In this case, the controversy stems from ATO’s Draft Tax Ruling TR 2019/D6.

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News & Events

05 Dec 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods recognised on Diversity Council of Australia’s Inclusive Employers List 2019/2020

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills (Greenwoods) is proud to have been recognised on the Diversity Council of Australia's Inclusive Employers List for 2019/2020.

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11 Nov 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods recognised in Doyles Guide Leading Tax Lawyer 2019 list

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills are proud to have seven Directors and a Consultant recognised in the Doyles Guide Leading Tax Lawyer list.

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30 Sep 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods ranked Tier 1 by World Tax 2020 Guide

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is proud to have been recognised with a Tier 1 ranking in International Tax Review’s World Tax 2020 guide in Australia.

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