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
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
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
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
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
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...