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Tax Reporting for Trusts

Disclosure rules apply from the 2022 income year - are you aware of what is required of you as a trustee?- Marcus Diprose
It is now a legal requirement for all trusts to provide the IRD with informat...

Tips on Moving to Australia

Moving to Australia? It ain’t Kansas, and certainly not Christchurch!
Whether you have children looking at studying at one of the Australian Universities, you are moving for work or retiring he...

From a Trust Perspective How are the courts responding when a relationship breaks down?

A few years ago the case of Clayton v Clayton opened the door for trusts to be attacked by an aggrieved spouse through section 182 of the Family Proceedings Act. Under this section, if a trust was for...

From an Australian Perspective - An upbeat view on the pathway back to the future

We all need to look for hope, so how do we find it when we are constantly bombarded with negativity and anger? To move forward we need to look both back in history and to the future both as a business...

IRD High Wealth Research Project

By now you will have heard that the Labour Government / IRD is proposing to send out letters to 400 selected high wealth individuals and their spouses. It's part of a research project to see how rich ...

It's Time for the IRD to Stop Chasing the Wealthy

It was recently announced that the Government is setting up a specific unit within the IRD tasked with pulling together harder, higher definite information on the distribution of wealth and how it is ...

 

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