Think Seriously Before You Lease
A lease is a serious long-term financial commitment, sometimes stretching into the hundreds of thousands of dollars over the term of the lease. Prior to agreeing to any lease, we recommend that you obtain professional accountancy and taxation advice to ensure you understand the full extent of the financial commitment you (or your business) is […]
The Urgency to Think About Your Property Settlement Now
If you have separated from your spouse and have not been able to agree on who gets the house, business, superannuation etc you can ask the Court to decide right? Not always, is what the Courts are now saying. According to recent cases, the Court will not always agree to decide who gets what property […]
Who Can I Leave Out of My Will?
Recently it came to light that the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman made the decision not to set up any trust fund for his three children. His reasons being that he did not wish them to grow up feeling any sense of entitlement. How Far Does Discretion Extend? Testamentary discretion is an important aspect of succession […]