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Responding to Requests Under the Security of Payments Act
Business
Friday November 11 2016

Responding to Requests Under the Security of Payments Act

The Security of Payments Act was put in place primarily to ensure quicker payment for builders, but there are traps for the unwary in this area...

Security of Payment Myths
Business
Monday June 27 2016

Security of Payment Myths

State governments have been very active in the last 12 months carrying out their mandatory review of their Security of Payment Acts.

Kitchen Depreciation Deductions Add Up
Residential
Thursday October 22 2015

Kitchen Depreciation Deductions Add Up

They say that a kitchen is the heart of a home and this couldn’t be truer than when a property is used for investment purposes.

A Case for Claiming: Deductions for Older Properties
Residential
Wednesday May 13 2015

A Case for Claiming: Deductions for Older Properties

There have been a number of reports recently about statistics that have been released by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) suggesting that low interest rates have...

Smart Advice: Claiming Depreciation for an Office Fit-Out
Residential
Friday February 20 2015

Smart Advice: Claiming Depreciation for an Office Fit-Out

Commercial property owners and their tenants can reduce the costs of a fit-out for any business by claiming property depreciation.

Security of Payments: No Right to Payment After Termination
Business
Sunday February 8 2015

Security of Payments: No Right to Payment After Termination

The case of Patrick Stevedores Operations No. 2 Pty Ltd v McConnell Dowell Constructors (Aust) Pty Ltd was heard in the Supreme Court toward the...