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Say goodbye to physical certificates of title

On 26th March 2019, a Bill was finally passed in the Queensland Parliament to remove requirements for paper certificates of title from the Queensland titling system....

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What are Put and Call Options?

Options are becoming increasingly mainstream. As their use has grown, so have the opportunities to add convenience and flexibility to property transactions. ...

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Is time up for your PPSR registration?

With the seven year anniversary of the PPSR recently passing, over 100,000 registrations are likely to be facing expiration. If your security interest expires, it cannot be renewed....

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Combustible cladding legislation passed following fires

Following the Grenfell Tower fire in the UK in 2017 and the Lacrosse Tower fire in Melbourne in 2014, the Queensland government has passed the Building and Other Legislation (Cladding) Amendment Regulation 2018....

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Recovery of land tax under commercial leases

If you are a landlord or a tenant, and currently hold a commercial lease in Queensland, you may be impacted by a recent Queensland Court of Appeal decision....

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GST and new property sales

From 1 July 2018, purchasers of new residential premises (new homes or apartments) and subdivided residential lots will need to pay any applicable GST on the sale directly to the ATO....

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Investors lose depreciation and travel deductions

From 1 July 2017, Australian Residential Property Investors will lose two long-standing tax deductions for residential properties as a result of the Federal Budget 2017....

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FRCGW: Impacts on foreign and Australian residents

On 9 May 2017, the Government announced proposed changes to the foreign resident capital gains withholding (FRCGW) rate and threshold....

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Webinar: Structuring Tax-Effective Property Transactions

With almost three quarters of Australians owning real property, clients will be turning to you - their accountant - to discuss the structuring and tax implications of disposal, sub-division or development opportunities....

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New Foreign Acquirers Duty

On 1 October 2016, the new Chapter 4 of the Duties Act 2001 (Qld) (the Act) introduced the Additional Foreign Acquirers Duty (AFAD). As with any new legislation it comes laden with detail, which can be difficult to wade ...

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