Tax Strategies - Investment Strategies

    • When it comes to property and tax, many investors stand to miss out on the benefits provided by a scrapping report. Tyron Hyde from Washington Brown takes us through the finer details of scrapping and why it’s so important to maximise your property tax depreciation deductions at tax time read more

    • Investing in new property can seem like a daunting and risky prospect, while the development of existing property can turn out to be more complicated than just profiting off  an unused bit of land. Eddie Chung clarifies the pros of new property investment and the tax considerations involved in subdividing for development read more

    • If superannuation is a minefield, navigating the superannuation rules around SMSFs investing in property could be likened to disarming individual mines without detonating them. We asked Eddie Chung to explain exactly what your SMSF can do with property investments – and, just as importantly, what they can’t do. read more

    • Though information sharing is a cornerstone of the digital age, it can also lead to misconceptions being perpetuated – especially when it comes to tax. Eddie Chung sheds some light on two of the most commonly misinterpreted property tax deductions read more

    • A wise man name Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” For the approximately 200,000 American expats currently residing in Australia, filing tax returns not only in Australia, but also in their country of origin is an absolute certainty. read more

    • Property development almost always gives rise to GST implications because of the high dollar value of the transactions involved. Eddie Chung shares the details you need to know before you consider putting spade to soil. read more

    • Approximately 1.3 million Britons now live in Australia. Many choose to retain UK properties but are not fully aware of the UK tax, and in particular the inheritance tax (IHT), implications. With information sharing between tax authorities now the norm, it is no longer possible to ignore this. read more

    • Are you considering partnering with other investors to grow your property  holdings? Eddie Chung explains the ins and outs of using a private unit trust to create a property investing syndicate, from tax and legal considerations to the all-important aspect of finance read more

    • How do you find a qualified, competent tax expert to help you maximise your property portfolio? Your Investment Property asked Eddie Chung shares his tips on finding a trusted advisor who can help you weather the ups and downs of your property investment journey read more