India Desk March 2018

In this March edition of India Desk, David writes about his recent business mission to India with fellow director Peter Pryn. We also take a look at the Union Budget 2018-19 and discuss the importance of understanding business cultures to be commercially successful. To learn more about doing business with India, please contact Peter [...]

2018-06-07T14:58:37+00:00 March 26th, 2018|

HCM News March 2018

Welcome to the March edition of HCM News We have compiled a number of important updates to help you understand your personal and business income tax obligations including: Draft legislation authorising the ATO to disclose business tax debt to credit bureaux ATO determines employee share scheme dividends are assessable as income Housing affordability measures legislated [...]

2018-05-23T15:57:07+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

Tax Time Monthly March 2018

In this March edition of Tax Time Monthly, we look at recent updates from the ATO that are most relevant to our clients including: Small business CGT concessions restricted to assets used in business - draft legislation released CGT changes for foreign residents Company tax cut Bill moves to Senate. To discuss any of [...]

2018-06-07T14:41:55+00:00 March 20th, 2018|

Trying conditions for Accountants on the Run

Sunday 18th saw ten of our team start in wet and humid conditions for the 2018 Run for the Kids. This was the second year Hall Chadwick Melbourne’s Accountants on the Run had a team entry. We had starters in both the walk and running legs. Without doubt, events like these are both special [...]

2018-03-28T17:40:15+00:00 March 19th, 2018|

PrimeGlobal ranked in the world’s Top 5 accounting associations again in 2018

The International Accounting Bulletin 2017 World Survey results published last month, celebrating excellence in the accounting industry worldwide, once again confirms PrimeGlobal as one of the top five international associations, with member firms’ revenues of USD 2.5 Billion. This year, PrimeGlobal has retained its 4th position with this year’s growth following a year of [...]

2018-03-20T16:14:12+00:00 March 6th, 2018|

Hall Chadwick Announces welcomes new office in Adelaide

Hall Chadwick is pleased to announce a new office has opened in Adelaide’s CBD at Level 21, 25 Grenfell Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 telephone (08) 8545 8422. The new location will accommodate the company’s growth as well as allow expansion for a larger team in South Australia.

2018-03-26T12:10:44+00:00 March 5th, 2018|

Changes to treatment of wind and solar power stations under FIRB

Corrs Chambers Westgarth Lawyers recently published an article on Changes to the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulation 2015 (FIRB Regulations)[1], which sought to clarify the treatment of agricultural land used in connection with wind and solar power stations. It says in the article an acquisition of an interest in Australian land is a notifiable [...]

2018-06-07T14:20:41+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Major Changes in March 2018 to the Work Visa and Related Permanent Categories

21/02/18 Re-published with permission Fragomen Worldwide What's happened? In April 2017, the Prime Minister and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection announced a series of significant changes to the employer sponsored visa programs including the abolishment of the Temporary Work (subclass 457) visa program and its replacement with a more restricted Temporary Skilled Shortage [...]

2018-02-28T10:17:36+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

Tax Time Monthly February 2018

In this edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at last month’s tax issues: Highlights from US corporate tax reform Capital gains from foreign trusts taxed are assessable income CGT claims by small business Tax implications on trust vesting Dividend equivalent payments in Employee Share Schemes Please contact our Hall Chadwick Melbourne team [...]

2018-02-15T16:22:45+00:00 February 15th, 2018|