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International tax complexity for Australian investments: a real-world example

March 6, 2018

With a quarter of all foreign investment in Australia coming from the United States, it is important to consider the potential impact of the US tax reforms on inbound Australian investments. A recent court case has provided a real-world example of how US private equity investors can structure certain Australian investments to deliver “look through” treatment for the purposes of US tax law.

International tax complexity for Australian investments: a real-world example

International tax complexity for Australian investments: a real-world example

With a quarter of all foreign investment in Australia coming from the United States, it is important to consider the potential impact of the US tax reforms on inbound Australian investments. A recent court case has provided a real-world example of how US private equity investors can structure certain Australian investments to deliver “look through” treatment for the purposes of US tax law. … Read More

Sustainable investment – climate change and financial risk reporting

Sustainable investment – climate change and financial risk reporting

Australian and New Zealand investors have welcomed the release of the final recommendations from the global taskforce on climate change and economic sustainability – a move which highlights climate change as an economic issue as much as an environmental one. Transparent reporting framework The report by The Financial Stability Board Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) is a […] … Read More