Restructuring for Asset Protection

Current as of: 15 August 2017.

Many strategies involving business and asset restructure are motivated by the need for asset protection. In this context various ITAA integrity measures should be fully considered to ensure that the restructuring has no unwanted taxation consequences. As to which and how the various integrity provisions apply to the specific taxpayer circumstances require proper consideration of the law and the facts. In essence, the reasons for asset protection strategy must be genuine and proper.