June 9

Changes to stamp duty for spouse transfers from 1 July 2017

The 2017/2018 Victorian Budget has made substantial changes to land duty and tax payments in a bid to make the system for housing affordability more equitable. Whilst the news is good for new home buyers, investors may need to act quickly to avoid duty on certain property transfers. Part of the Budget changes include the.

June 9

SMSF changes to the law – 1 July 2017

The Government announced several changes to Australia’s superannuation system in the 2016 Budget, most of which will take affect from 1 July 2017. The changes apply to all Australians with superannuation and have significant impact for members of high value superannuation funds, many of which comprise Self-Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs). These funds are popular for.

June 9

Fact or fiction – top 5 myths about family law property settlements

Most people know someone who has been affected by a family breakup. It is usually a very stressful and emotional time where people are anxious about the divorce, the property settlement and the emotional wellbeing and care arrangements for children. Unfortunately this is reflected in a great quantity of inaccurate statements, often regarded as fact.