Foreign trusts

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Taxation of Trusts ed 3

  The taxation of trusts is a dynamic and ever-changing landscape. The third edition of Taxation of Trusts published this week (September 2016) has been up-dated to incorporate recent case law developments and legislative amendments.  The text also considers the application of FATCA to trusts and proposed new reforms to the disclosure rules and closely … Continue reading

Changes to taxation of land not limited to New Zealand

The following article by Michael Parker, Andrew O’Bryan, Frank Hinoporos, Emma Woolley and William Moore from Hall & Wilcox highlights the importance of knowing who the trustees and beneficiaries of Australian trusts are.  While the duty applies in an Australian context it can have relevance to New Zealanders who may be looking at purchasing real estate … Continue reading