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The ATO is cracking down on undeclared foreign income being disguised as gifts or loans

The ATO is cracking down on undeclared foreign income being disguised as gifts or loans

19 October 2021

The ATO has recently issued taxpayer alert TA 2021/2, which relates to arrangements where an Australian tax resident’s foreign income is disguised as gifts or loans from related offshore entities.

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What is the significance of separation?

What is the significance of separation?

18 October 2021

In this video, CGW family law partner Justine Woods talks about the significance of the date of separation in a family law matter.

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It Depends - Gift and loan back strategies

It Depends – Gift and loan back strategies

18 October 2021

In this edition of ‘It depends’, senior associate Steven Jell talks about gift and loan back strategies.

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Cooper Grace Ward and employment law partner recognised as finalists in 2021 Women in Law Awards

Cooper Grace Ward and employment law partner recognised as finalists in 2021 Women in Law Awards

15 October 2021

The Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards is the benchmark for excellence, recognising the outstanding women influencing the legal profession in Australia

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