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12th December, 2014

More land tax woes

LPLC’s Land can be taxing article in the March 2014 edition of the Law Institute Journal refers to a number of land tax issues and this blog contains details of a more recent land tax claim. A practitioner based in Melbourne was acting for a national company in the purchase of numerous commercial properties from […]


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Commercial/Tax 20th January, 2015

Commercial litigation – stay alert

Introduction Managing the client’s expectations during litigation is the key to containing risks in this area. Commercial litigation – stay alert provides examples of how things can go wrong in commercial litigation and how practitioners can minimise the risk of a claim. The relationship between litigation practitioners and their clients can often be difficult from […]

Commercial/Tax 15th December, 2014

In Check issue 65

Informal wills – the next instalment Howe v Fischer [2014] NSWCA 286 is a successful court of appeal decision in NSW for a practitioner who did not obtain an informal will before his client died. The first instance decision of Fischer v Howe was referred to in issue 59 of In Check as a timely […]


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