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21 Mar 2019  |  Riposte

Permanent place of abode refers to country or town, not specific address – Harding appeal

The Full Federal Court has unanimously allowed the appeal in Harding v Federal Commissioner of Taxation [2019] FCAFC 29. Harding is an important Australian tax residency decision for Australian expatriates who work overseas but maintain family or financial ties with Australia.

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20 Mar 2019  |  Riposte

Inbound Distributors – Final PCG 2019/1 (some more flags to swim between)

The ATO released Practical Compliance Guideline PCG 2019/1 on 13 March 2019 which outlines its compliance approach to transfer pricing issues for inbound distribution arrangements. The final PCG is broadly consistent with the draft PCG 2018/D8.

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20 Mar 2019  |  External Publications  |  Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions

The Inward and International Taxation Review - Ninth Edition

There have been significant recent changes in the global tax landscape as highlighted in the OECD annual report on global tax policy reforms published on 5 September 2018. The report noted the impact of major tax reform in a number of countries, notable in the United States, Argentina and France.

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News & Events

22 Mar 2019  |  News & Announcements  |  Financial Services

Best Lawyers 2020

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills has been recognised in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia.

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18 Mar 2019  |  News & Announcements

Greenwoods finalist for six awards at Asia Tax Awards 2019

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills are excited to announce the firm’s nomination as a finalist for six awards at the International Tax Review Asia Tax Awards 2019

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01 Mar 2019  |  News & Announcements

Australasian Law Awards 2019 – Greenwoods finalist for M&A Deal of the Year

Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills are proud to be a finalist for the M&A Deal of the Year category in the Australasian Law Awards 2019, for our role in the Coles demerger from Wesfarmers and Unibail-Rodamco acquisition of Westfield transactions. Managing Director, Manuel Makas said, “Our Corporate & M&A team continue to go from strength to strength, advising on the leading, complex transactions in the market.”

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