Queensland Law Society

Webinars

New Withholding Tax Regime for Australian Property

5 July 2016, Law Society House, Brisbane
12.30pm – 1.30pm

Are you aware of the new obligations imposed on buyers under the Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2015 Measures No 6) Act 2016 that comes into effect on 1 July 2016?

Key issues to be covered:

  • overview of the new foreign resident capital gains withholding payments scheme
  • the process for obtaining a clearance certificate or variation notice
  • how and when to account to the ATO for the withholding tax
  • risks for the parties in the event of non-compliance
  • changes to the REIQ contract
  • the position of mortgagees and receivers

Presenters

  • Professor Sharon Christensen, Queensland University of Technology and member of the Queensland Law Society Property and Development Law Committee
  • Matthew Raven, Gadens and Chair of the Queensland Law Society Property and Development Law Committee.

For more information or to register now, click here.