Tax & Structuring

Our tax and structuring team is led by Jack Stuk and Prath Balasubramaniam.  Jack has over 30 years’ experience and is one of the nation’s leading taxation law practitioners.  Prath previously led the commercial and tax teams at a national firm. Both Jack and Prath have significant expertise in solving complex tax matters and providing advice in relation to commercial transactions, business structuring/restructuring and succession planning.

The team advises on:

  • income tax and capital gains tax
  • GST
  • stamp duty
  • land tax
  • payroll tax
  • managing ATO and state revenue office disputes and litigation
  • complex succession and estate planning matters
  • the application of Part IVA of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, and
  • international tax and double tax treaties.


KHQ Lawyers is recommended in the Leading Tax Law Firms (Victoria, 2018 & 2019) category of Doyles Guide.

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While the nature and type of commercial transactions a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) can undertake with a related party are heavily restricted, the SIS Act does not prohibit all such transactions. However, such related-party transactions carry a risk of the ATO assessing the SMSF under the non-arm’s length income (NALI) rules in s 295-550 of … Read more