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Foreign investors in Victorian land are subject to complex State taxes, including foreign purchaser additional duty, absentee owner land tax surcharge and vacant residential land tax.

Similar foreign purchaser additional duty rules apply to New South Wales and Queensland and are proposed to apply to South Australian from 1 July 2018 and to Western Australia from 1 January 2019. 

Similar absentee land tax surcharge rules apply to New South Wales and Queensland and are proposed to apply to Australian Capital Territory from 1 July 2018.

The legislative differences in the taxes between the jurisdictions makes managing property portfolios in multiple jurisdictions complex.

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New laws have been passed affecting the GST obligations of property developers. These laws take effect from 1 July 2018, but may affect contracts entered into prior to this date.

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Managing the relationship with your WorkCover Agent and the Return to Work Inspector.

Whether you operate in an office or a warehouse, workplace injuries can happen to any business!

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Employees might assert they have a ‘right’ to have a support person present during certain processes, for example during performance management, investigations and disciplinary procedures.

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