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Tax Insights

26 Nov 2015  |  Riposte  |  Mergers & Acquisitions

Capital return class ruling takes off

A capital return by Qantas in circumstances where current year profits were applied to accumulated losses does not attract the application of anti-capital streaming rules according to the ATO.

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23 Nov 2015  |  Riposte

ATO targets ‘contrived’ partnerships

To deter taxpayers from adopting wealth extraction strategies, the ATO is targeting certain 'contrived' partnership arrangements in its latest Taxpayer Alert: TA 2015/4.

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10 Nov 2015  |  Riposte  |  Infrastructure

ATO infrastructure framework

The ATO has released helpful but non-binding guidance on the income tax and GST consequences for public private partnerships adopting securitised license structures. Will it be able to keep pace with changing PPP structures?

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News & Events

25 Nov 2015  |  Press releases

Aldrin De Zilva to join Greenwoods

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is pleased to announce that Aldrin De Zilva will be joining the firm as a Director and Head of the Melbourne office.

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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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10 Nov 2015  |  News & Announcements

Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is honoured to be ranked in the top tier for Tax in Australia in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016 guide for the third year running.

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