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10/04/2018 | superannuation law, testimonial, SMSF expertise, Acis team, Tax Events highlights

Acis All Areas - April 2018

Lifting the lid on SMSF traps
"I estimate that up to half of accountants are unaware of the rules and are making the wrong assumptions about what SMSFs are able to do," says Peter Johnson, SMSF Services director at Acis.
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04/04/2018 | Courtney Green Tax Events, March 2018, Seminar, highlights

Tax Events highlights

The 2018 Tax Events saw record number attendees across 5 locations.
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27/02/2018 | Jen Cavanagh tax events, March 2018, Seminar, Event

Tale of Tax Events

Still rolling after 6 years & 3,000 attendees
Just over six years ago, the team at Acis had a “light bulb” moment. That moment was the beginning of Tax Events.
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09/11/2017 | Tax, Event, March 2018, Seminar

Save the Dates for 2018!

Series 1 of Tax Events is soon to come
Be sure to mark your calendar, the first series of Acis and Redchip Tax Events for 2018 is coming in March!
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22/08/2017 | Tax Events Tax, Event, Restructure, Asset Protection, ITAA Provision

Restructuring for asset protection - is it genuine?

Tax Events - Series Two for 2017
The team at Acis welcomes you to join us at our second Tax Events seminar series for 2017. Held in conjunction with Redchip, this series will consider whether asset protection strategies might be impacted by ITAA provisions.
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13/04/2017 | Matt Neibling tax, super trust, deed, property

Acis All Areas April 2017

Super hype over super reforms
Yep! We’re over it. Super reforms are coming! Super reforms are coming! We hear ya.
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12/04/2017 | Matt Neibling structure, tax effective, event, property

Tax Events Series - Five Years On

Structuring tax-effective property transactions
Trung Vu, Redchip Taxation Associate, outlines how vital the facts are in determining whether a property transaction is a mere realisation of a capital asset or a profit-making undertaking
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20/02/2017 | Tax Events Tax, Event, Property, Transactions, Joint Ventures, Subdivision

Structuring Tax-Effective Property Transactions

Tax Events - Series One for 2017
The team at Acis welcomes you to join us at our first Tax Events seminar series for 2017. Held in conjunction with Redchip, this series will focus on helping your clients get the most out of their property transactions.
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20/02/2017 | Matt Neibling tax, risk, trust, deed

Acis All Areas February 2017

Don’t be a turkey in the year of the rooster
Unfortunately for some, the Year of Rooster may well be the Year of the Turkey! We’ve already seen a prime example of a firm relying on an automated, online document provider to amend a trust deed. The firm, and its clients, are now paying the price.
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14/02/2017 | Tax Events Tax, Event, March 2017

Save the Date!

Series 1 of Tax Events is here
Be sure to mark your calendar, the first series of Acis and Redchip Tax Events for 2017 is coming this March!
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06/09/2016 | Tax Events tax, seminar, restructuring solutions

Structured for Success

Tax Events - Series Two for 2016
The team at Acis welcomes you to join us at our second Tax Events seminar series for 2016. Held in conjunction with Redchip, this series will focus on restructuring solutions for greater success for your clients.
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16/06/2016 | Stephen Harvey Corporations Act, tax, ASIC, directors

Clarity Around Resident Directors

Let the facts inform the decision
What exactly makes someone a resident director? That is the question the team at Acis hears quite frequently, and our Head of Legal Services, Stephen Harvey, clarifies the confusion around these deciding factors.
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28/04/2016 | Stephen Harvey trust, family, tax

Considerations Before Making a Family Trust Election

Do the benefits outweigh the potential complexity?
One of the decisions many practitioners face when setting up a trust is whether or not to make a family trust election (FTE). Stephen Harvey discusses this in further detail.
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17/03/2016 | Stephen Harvey LRBA, tax, risk, deadline

ATO to Clarify Related Party Loans and LRBAs

There has been some criteria provided by the ATO around what constitutes commercial terms. Stephen Harvey of Acis provides some commentary around these guidelines.
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15/03/2016 | Tax Events UPEs, SBCGTC, tax

Small Business CGT Concessions and UPEs

Tax Events, Series 1 2016
Practical taxation matters that continue to bewilder
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04/02/2016 | Matt Neibling deed, amendments, acis, deadline, compliance, tax

Acis All Areas - February 2016

Devil Is In The Detail With Deed Amendments
Welcome to 2016. The team at Acis has returned to the fray feeling energised, and focused on adding value to our clients' advisory arsenal.
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29/10/2015 | Stephen Harvey QROPS, pension, UK, tax

The Brits put the "QROPS" Among the Pigeons

Changes to recognised overseas pension schemes
The UK tax authority ("HMRC") announced changes to some of the conditions for an Australian SMSF to be considered a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme ("QROPS"). Stephen Harvey summarises these changes, and identify's how it may effect you and your clients going forward.
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17/09/2015 | Stephen Harvey international business, tax, residency, source

Doing Business Overseas?

Residency and Tax Considerations
Following on from our recent Tax Events Seminar Series, Stephen Harvey of Acis touches on the tax implications of overseas residency.
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06/08/2015 | Matthew Neibling tax, seminar

International Business for SMEs

Tax Events - Series Two dates announced
The team at Acis welcomes you to join us at our second Tax Events seminar series for 2015. Held in conjunction with redchip lawyers, this series will focus on Expanding Horizons: International Business for SMEs.
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04/06/2015 | Stephen Harvey trust resolution, tax, deadline

June 30 Trust Resolution Deadline Only Days Away

Review now and avoid the pain later
Stephen Harvey of Acis, has prepared some key principles to keep in mind when preparing year end trust resolutions.
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04/06/2015 | Stephen Harvey Unit Trust Checklist, tools, tax

Another Tool in The Kit

New Acis Unit Trust Checklist now available
Following in the successful footsteps of the Discretionary Trust Checklist, we have released our newest tool, the Unit Trust Checklist.
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04/06/2015 | Matt Neibling tax, deadline, discretionary trust, unit trust, checklist

Acis All Areas - June 2015

June 30 Deadline Looming
With the June 30 deadline looming, this issue of Acis All Areas is focused around some tools and tips you can use when reviewing your clients' trusts in the lead up to June 30.
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01/06/2015 | Ashley Priest tax, super, estate, planning

Facing the Future Seminar

Picnic Point, Toowoomba - Wednesday, 10 June 2015
The Acis team welcomes you to join us at our Facing the Future Tax & Super seminar hosted in conjunction with MGD Wealth.
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16/04/2015 | Stephen Harvey tax

Beware Part IVA

Useful lessons from Track's case
Stephen Harvey discusses the outcomes of the recent decision of Track and Ors v Commissioner of Taxation case, and how it can potentially impact you and your business practises.
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16/04/2015 | Stephen Harvey discretionary trusts, tax

How can advisers identify areas of risk in their Discretionary Trusts?

Video
Stephen Harvey outlines a useful tool developed by Acis to help you identify areas of risk in your clients' Discretionary Trusts.

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16/04/2015 | Matt Neibling LRBA, tax events, discretionary trusts, checklist

Acis All Areas - April 2015

Bridging the Gap
Following the conclusion of the Tax Event series, Director of Acis, Matt Neibling discusses our recent tools that have been developed to help you bridge the gap between awareness and action.
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