Private Wealth

The KHQ Blog

Private Wealth

By Eli Bursky (Lawyer, Private Wealth) and Darren Sommers (Principal Solicitor, Technology) As the use of the cloud to provide digital products and services has grown, so too has the interest of governments in taxing cloud-based transactions.  The difficulty for governmen...

Read more
Private Wealth

By Jack Stuk (Principal Solicitor) and Bridget Hobbs (Lawyer) Following the release of the 2017/2018 state budget on 2 May 2017, you might be aware that the stamp duty concession currently available on transfers of property (other than the primary residence) between spous...

Read more
Private Wealth

By Jack Stuk (Principal Solicitor and President NTAA Ltd), and Eli Bursky (Lawyer) Many people lost millions in the Global Financial Crisis. Potentially, despite the passage of years, they may be gainfully recouped at least in part through revenue or capital losses applied ag...

Read more
Private Wealth

By Jack Stuk (Principal Solicitor, and President of NTAA Ltd) and Eli Bursky (Lawyer) A recent decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal highlights that tax agents may be severely sanctioned for private misconduct unrelated to their tax agent work. Background In&nb...

Read more