Kasia works on a wide range of commercial and private client matters. She has a broad interest in general commercial matters, estate planning and business law. Kasia enjoys providing practical advice in a number of areas including probate and letters of administration.
Treasurer Scott Morrison has just unveiled his 2017 Federal Budget, which seems to have been met with responses ranging from mild indifference to mild approval. Here is a brief summary of some of the main points that may affect you. Increase to the Medicare Levy The Medicare Levy will increase from 2% to 2.5% [...]
How much is the ASIC fee to set up a company in Australia?
Is there any CGT or stamp duty when a joint tenant transfers their interest to the other joint tenant?Andrew2017-03-08T13:36:35+00:00
Is there any CGT or stamp duty when a joint tenant transfers their interest to the other joint tenant?
Yes. Duty of $500 is payable on the deed that establishes a family discretionary trust (and other forms of trusts).
No. It is no longer necessary to stamp a trust deed in South Australia.
The short answer is, no. There is no law or regulation that has that effect. It may be that the terms of your super fund deed provide for this to occur. However, most super fund deeds that we have come across do not. See Ioppolo v Conti  WASC 389 and Wooster v Morris  [...]
In South Australia you can transfer a property from a company to the shareholders of the company without paying stamp duty. The exemption is found is section 71(5)(a) of the Stamp Duties Act 1923 (SA). It does not matter who the shareholders are. For example, the shareholders can be individuals, other companies and trusts. Section [...]
As an entrepreneur you may be, as one person put it, “working harder than anyone else is willing to work,” so that you can, “live as no one else is able to live.” Perhaps a little perspective on this?
This Brief outlines the structure, use, eligibility requirements and benefits of Special Disability Trusts
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