January 24, 2017

Will Made by Schizophrenic Man Declared Invalid by Queensland Court

In order for a person to make a will, they must possess the necessary capacity to understand its effect and appreciate the claims that can be […]
October 6, 2016

Barakett v Barakett: Dependent Adult Son Denied Further Provision from Mother’s Estate

The recent New South Wales case of Barakett v Barakett [2016] NSWSC 1257 highlights the issues that adult children may encounter in applying for further provision […]
October 5, 2016

Deceased Estates Relieved From Foreign CGT Withholding Tax

Earlier this year, the Federal Government introduced a compulsory withholding tax scheme for transactions involving the transfer of Australian real property (e.g. residential and commercial land, […]