RECORDED WEBINAR: GST Aspects of Acquiring Property for Development

Friday 4th September 2015
Duration: approx. 2 hours
 
As the market picks up, site acquisition by developers is on the increase. This presentation examines the GST aspects of common scenarios at the point of acquisition and downstream and how to maximise a developer’s position. It includes:
  • Acquiring property through option, assignment or nomination
  • Is the site eligible for the margin scheme?
  • What if the developer is consolidating a number of sites, only some of which are under the margin scheme?
  • GST consequences of buying a property with an existing dwelling
  • Passing down sites through deceased estates
  • Selling a share of an interest in a site
  • Different structures and their GST outcomes:
    • joint venture
    • partnership
    • development agreements
  • Managing joint and several liability with indirect tax sharing agreements
This webinar is suitable for accountants and lawyers advising on GST– Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.
 
PRESENTED BY: John Haig, Director, John Haig Pty Ltd, 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. 
 
© 2015 Television Education Network Pty Ltd.  All rights reserved.  The program for this webinar is copyright and may not be reproduced in any form without the prior written consent of the copyright owner.
Product Code: WBHSEP15
 Price:  $242.00 (Inclusive of GST)
© 2018 Television Education Network Pty Ltd. All rights reserved. The program for this webinar is copyright and may not be reproduced in any form without the prior written consent of the copyright owner.