Tag: Property

Property

WITHHOLDING GST AS AT 1 JULY 2018

As of 1 July 2018 there is another change to how new residential property sales are treated. Purchasers will now need to withhold GST from the purchase price on behalf of the vendor, and remit it to the ATO.

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Property

Holiday House for Rent

You’ve purchased a holiday house and now you need to decide if you keep it for yourselves, or rent it out to help pay for it. There is a lot to consider…

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Living Estate Planning

Asset Ownership – it pays to get it right!

When we buy property or other assets we generally give little or no thought to the legal ownership of that asset. Often we are swept away “in the moment” and don’t consider the various options or legal implications that may arise in the future. No thinks to ask the question, have I purchased in the correct legal structure? Is there a better way?

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Living Estate Planning

Property Inheritance – CGT Implications

Since the introduction of capital gains tax in September 1985 if you inherit a dwelling or other property and later sell or otherwise dispose of it, capital gains tax may apply to either the deceased estate or yourself as beneficiary.

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Property

Claiming a kitchen renovation in your investment property

A kitchen is a substantial expense and careful planning can ensure you stay on budget. If you find your investment property is in need of a new kitchen there are a few things that you should know:

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Strategic Financial Advice

Five ways to create a reliable income in retirement

With interest rates at record lows and little chance of a change in sight, creating a reliable income in retirement can be challenging.

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Property

Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Borrowing Gets the Government’s Green Light

It's good news! Self-Managed Superannuation Fund borrowing has been given the green light to continue by the Government despite the FSI report.

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Strategic Financial Advice

Property vs Shares Debate Evening

Tuesday the 17th November saw a terrific turnout by Paris Financial clients to hear Martyn Rose from Morgan Stanley and Brad Straughair from Domain Property go head to head and toe to toe as they debated the respective benefits and advantages of their chosen assets – property and shares.

Both guests were very generous with their time and passionate opinions, which were possibly enhanced by the products of Daniel of Tellurian wines who conducted expert wine tasting with some generous prizes going good clients Dennis and Greg, enjoy the wine gentlemen!

So who won the debate?

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SMSF

Buying a Property in an SMSF – is it the right strategy for you?

Australians have a love affair with property with many of us owning an investment property in addition to our primary home of residence.  This love affair has continued in recent years with a number of Australians setting up a self managed superannuation fund (SMSF) in order to invest in property.

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Strategic Financial Advice

Property: Is it a buyer's or a sellers' market?

With the spring property market in full swing, whether you’re a buyer or seller, you want to make the best decisions possible. So how do you know how the market has been performing?

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