Tax Time Monthly November 2017

In this edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at last month’s tax issues: Qualifying criteria for the reduced corporate tax rate Satisfying the ‘given’ to trustee requirement of a Binding Death Benefit Nomination. AFL player and coach payments for image rights are taxable wages. Cleaning service contracts are not employment agency contracts. Please [...]

2017-12-20T16:13:07+00:00November 14th, 2017|

NAB Group Economics – India Growth Puzzle

The Indian economy has slowed considerably since the first half of 2016. The demonetisation program and the recently-implemented GST legislation were disruptive factors. They, nevertheless, do not account for the slowdown in its entirety. The Indian economy enjoyed windfall gains through lower oil prices, the effect of which has largely been eroded. Looking ahead, [...]

2017-12-20T16:13:54+00:00October 25th, 2017|

Proudly hosting leaders from Indian business

This week we proudly hosted the Indo Australian Chamber of Commerce and their 16th Business Mission Delegates in our office in Collins Street. The event brought together leaders from business, industry and government for an evening of networking with around thirty members of the delegation. Delegates on the Business Mission represented outsourcing and BPO [...]

2017-12-20T16:12:14+00:00October 12th, 2017|

Tax Time Monthly October 2017

In this month's edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at last month's Bills to limit deduction claims for travel and depreciation on residential properties impose a vacancy fee for foreign owners of residential real estate implement the First Home Super Saver Scheme allow contributions for eligible homeowners over 65. We also look [...]

2017-12-20T16:14:53+00:00October 5th, 2017|

India Desk Spring 2017

Welcome to our latest edition of Hall Chadwick Melbourne’s India Desk Spring 2017. In this edition, we report on AIBC's Business Dinner with special guests TATA Coffee and India's continued economic growth in the June Quarter. We are delighted to once again host the Indo Chamber of Commerce's 16th Business Mission on Tuesday October [...]

2017-12-20T16:15:57+00:00September 21st, 2017|

HCM News Spring Edition

In this HCM News Spring Edition we’ve included the latest updates from the ATO on how to interpret and apply the July 1 changes of superannuation legislation reform. We also look at: New CGT cap for downsizers Foreign resident CGT withholding for long property settlements GST obligations for onshore suppliers of low-value goods Superannuation Guarantee [...]

2017-12-20T16:16:42+00:00September 20th, 2017|

Tax Time Monthly September 2017

In this month’s edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at recent guidelines and updates issued by the ATO including: Guidance on the new "Similar Business Test" to claim tax losses Accounting for uncertain positions: AASB Interpretation 23 Bills introduced to increase Medicare Levy to 2.5% Super death benefit paid to bankrupt via [...]

2017-12-20T16:17:25+00:00September 20th, 2017|

Melbourne ranks number one for best places to live

Melbourne leads The Economist's liveability rankings for a fifth consecutive year, receiving a perfect score for healthcare, education and infrastructure. The Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Liveability Index ranks 140 cities each year on those topics, as well as stability, culture and environment. The rankings are the result of scores for "lifestyle challenges" in 140 [...]

2017-12-20T16:18:13+00:00August 23rd, 2017|

Continuing our commitment to build two-way trading opportunities with Indian business

Recently, Hall Chadwick Melbourne Directors David Lissauer and Peter Pryn proudly sponsored AIBC Victoria’s business event attended by Mr Sanjiv Sarin, MD and CEO of India's largest coffee producer and exporter, Tata Coffee and Mr Amit Pant, VP and Head of Sales. The event brought together key business leaders including Mr Philip Jones, Director [...]

2017-12-20T16:19:03+00:00August 20th, 2017|

Tax Time Monthly August 2017

In this month’s edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at recent guidelines and updates issued by the ATO including: Personal Liability of a legal personal representative if deceased estate assets are distributed with a notice of claim or potential claim by the ATO Safe harbour for the use of sportsperson’s name, image [...]

2017-12-20T16:20:02+00:00August 17th, 2017|