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Child Custody, Court Orders and Parenting Arrangements

Date: September 1, 2015

At the core of all family law decisions lies what is in the best interests of the child. Where possible, both parents should always have a positive involvement in a… Read More »

BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION LAW – NOVATION AND ASSIGNMENT OF VICTORIAN BUILDING CONTRACTS – TRAPS FOR THE UNPREPARED AND UNWARY

Date: August 28, 2015

PART 1 – NOVATION There can be massive difficulties for all parties to building contracts if assignment and novation are not dealt with properly. What is novation? In “legal speak”… Read More »

CORPORATIONS LAW – THE CORRECT EXECUTION OF DOCUMENTS – CORPORATIONS ACT REQUIREMENTS

Date: August 27, 2015

Part 1 Many businesses spend a large amount of time and money in the lengthy negotiation and detailed drafting of agreements.  However, if the agreement is not correctly executed the… Read More »

End of Financial Year: Get Yourself Prepared For Tax Time

Date: August 27, 2015

The current financial year has just come to an end, so the time has come for you to begin thinking about tax again. All Australian citizens and residents are required… Read More »

The Statute of Limitations: Knowing if You’re Still Within Time to Bring a Claim

Date: August 25, 2015

Statute of Limitations Whenever a client approaches a lawyer for advice regarding a potential claim, the threshold question for the lawyer to consider is whether the client is still within… Read More »

State and Federal Revenue Authorities Chasing Tax Debts

Date: August 21, 2015

Currently there has been a seismic shift in the Australian State and Federal tax landscape.  State and Federal Revenue authorities are hungry for money.  They are chasing everyone – individuals,… Read More »

TAX LAW: WHEN MUST RECEIVERS AND LIQUIDATORS WITHHOLD TAX IN THE ABSENCE OF AN ASSESSMENT – AUSTRALIAN BUILDING SYSTEMS v CMR OF TAXATION – S.254 INCOME TAX ASSESSMENT ACT 1936

Date: August 8, 2015

When must receivers and liquidators withhold tax? 1.  In the absence of an assessment from the Commissioner of Taxation, do liquidators and receivers have an obligation pursuant to Section 254… Read More »

SUPERANNUATION – DISQUALIFYING INDIVIDUALS FROM ACTING AS TRUSTEES OF SELF-MANAGED SUPERANNUATION FUNDS – PROBLEMS WITH SELF-MANAGED SUPERANNUATION FUNDS – DISQUALIFICATION – CONTRAVENTIONS – SOLE PURPOSE TEST – LOANS – PROPER ACCOUNTS – BREACH OF DUTY BY TRUSTEE

Date: August 8, 2015

Problems with Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF) 1. Although there are a number of opportunities and benefits from running an SMSF, there are also a number of traps which can result… Read More »

Understandings of Justice Throughout History

Date: August 3, 2015

One of the reasons that there are so many different understandings of the term ‘justice’ is that the concept can be refer to so many areas of life – decisions,… Read More »

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