Recorded Webinar: Common GST Traps in Property Developments

Friday 4th March 2016
Duration: approx 2 hours
About the webinar

The GST issues associated with property development are often challenging and complex.  This presentation will look at a number of situations which face property developers and includes:

  • Joint venture v partnerships – what are the GST implications of each business structure?
  • De-registering for GST - no longer carrying on an enterprise or winding down?
  • Going concern and margin schemes
  • Change of purpose in property developments and Division 129
  • What are the GST consequences?
    • subdividing and selling off part of a main residence
    • partitioning of land
    • demolishing and rebuilding
  • Avoiding bad GST clauses

Who should attend

This webinar is suitable for accountants and lawyers advising on GST and in-House tax counsel– Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.

John Haig, Principal, HF Partners, Melbourne       

John is an indirect tax adviser specialising in the more complex issues in GST, wine tax and luxury car tax. He is a longstanding member of the national indirect taxes sub-committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand, a Certified Practising Accountant and a fellow of the Tax Institute.

John commenced his own indirect tax consultancy in 2003.  He has conducted many seminars and presentations on the major issues in GST, which inevitably involves a strong focus on real property transactions.  Since the inception of the New Tax System he has written many papers on GST and is a regular presenter for the Television Education Network. 

Product Code: WBHMAR16
 Price:  $242.00 (Inclusive of GST)
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