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21 Feb 2019  |  Riposte  |  International

OECD puts the digital tax band back together, with major US contributions

After a relatively quiet period on the digital economy and BEPS front, the OECD has released ambitious and fairly detailed proposals to tackle the digital economy. The proposals would dramatically change international rules on the taxation of business income while continuing to attack BEPS with a global minimum corporate income tax and new base erosion rules with bite.

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20 Feb 2019  |  External Publications  |  Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions  |  Private Equity

Taxing private trusts - a moving target

The Tax Institute of Australia has published a feature article by Cameron Blackwood, Graeme Cooper and Andrew White on taxing private trusts.

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18 Feb 2019  |  Riposte  |  Real Estate

Tax Rules for the CCIV Regime

Treasury has taken another step in the protracted project to create a new tax-transparent vehicle for holding passive investments with the release of an Exposure Draft (‘ED’) of the tax rules for the Corporate Collective Investment Vehicle (‘CCIV’).

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News & Events

12 Feb 2019  |  News & Announcements

The Tax Institute’s Tax Adviser of the Year Awards 2019 – Greenwoods finalists announced

Richard Hendriks, Head of Mergers and Acquisitions, is a finalist for Chartered Tax Adviser and Alistair Haskett is a finalist for Emerging Tax Star. This is great recognition for Richard and Alistair of their high calibre of work in 2018.

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17 Jan 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills ranked Tier 1 by Asia Pacific Legal 500

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is excited to again have been ranked Tier 1 in the area of Tax by The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2019. The firm is one of only three firms to have been ranked Tier 1 in Tax.

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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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