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11 Jan 2019  |  Weekly Tax Highlights

Weekly Tax Highlights

A summary of selected tax developments for the week ending 11 January 2019.

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20 Dec 2018  |  Riposte  |  Employment & Superannuation

Employment taxes update – December 2018

Australian tax obligations affecting employers are always changing. This update addresses changes to legislation and case law developments affecting employers – including payroll tax, fringe benefits tax, income tax, superannuation and pay-as-you-go withholding – as well as the ATO’s interpretation of those laws and regulations from the last 5 months (August to December 2018).

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17 Dec 2018  |  Riposte  |  Private Wealth

Capital gain versus revenue gain, again

The recent decision in the Ransley case has shown the willingness of the ATO to target investors seeking to adopt CGT treatment on the sale of shares. The decision also upheld the 50% penalty applied by the ATO.

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News & Events

15 Jan 2019  |  News & Announcements  |  Real Estate

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills proud to be member firm of ALTA network

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills are proud to be the Australian member firm of ALTA, a tax network of Asia-Pacific’s Leading Tax Advisers, with member firms in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Singapore. This supports the firm in continuing to expand our profile and work in the Asia-Pacific.

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03 Dec 2018  |  News & Announcements

International Tax Review - World Tax 2019: Tier 1 firm

In the 2019 edition of International Tax Review's World Tax guide, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills has once again been ranked as a Tier 1 firm for tax in Australia.

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23 Nov 2018  |  News & Announcements

Tier 1 firm for tax law in NSW and Victoria

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to have been ranked in the latest edition of Doyles Guide as a Tier 1 firm for tax in New South Wales and Victoria.

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