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06 Dec 2019  |  Riposte  |  Real Estate  |  Projects & Infrastructure  |  International

ATO guidance on the revised sovereign immunity and foreign pension fund exemptions

On 4 December 2019 the ATO released LCR 2019/D4, its draft ruling on the significant changes to sovereign immunity and the withholding tax exemption for superannuation funds for foreign residents.

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29 Nov 2019  |  Riposte  |  Energy & Resources  |  Projects & Infrastructure  |  Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions

Are wages deductible?

It always comes as a surprise when some fundamental question of tax law, which seemed to be well settled, suddenly becomes controversial. In this case, the controversy stems from ATO’s Draft Tax Ruling TR 2019/D6.

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28 Nov 2019  |  Tax Brief  |  International  |  Real Estate

Foreign investors beware ATO powers

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has wide ranging powers that it can invoke to ensure foreigners pay their tax debts. Two recent Australian Court cases highlight some of those powers and the ability for the ATO to use them.

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News & Events

05 Dec 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods recognised on Diversity Council of Australia’s Inclusive Employers List 2019/2020

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills (Greenwoods) is proud to have been recognised on the Diversity Council of Australia's Inclusive Employers List for 2019/2020.

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11 Nov 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods recognised in Doyles Guide Leading Tax Lawyer 2019 list

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills are proud to have seven Directors and a Consultant recognised in the Doyles Guide Leading Tax Lawyer list.

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30 Sep 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods ranked Tier 1 by World Tax 2020 Guide

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills is proud to have been recognised with a Tier 1 ranking in International Tax Review’s World Tax 2020 guide in Australia.

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