Program

Time   Presenter
Day 1 - Thursday 5 September
9:00am Introduction and Welcome  
9:15am - 10:45am Session 1
Board of Taxation Update - Recent Developments and Work-in-Progress

Mark Pizzacalla FIPA, Partner, BDO Melbourne
Canvassing key areas of focus and developments currently encompassed within the Board of Taxation’s work program for 2019 and beyond.

10:45am - 11:15am Morning Tea
11:15am - 12:45pm

Session 2
Key Tax Developments – An ever-changing landscape

Peter Adams FIPA, Director, Augmentors
Overview of income tax and CGTdevelopments on the Australian taxation landscape over the last six months, including legislative changes, court judgements and ATO Rulings, and the specific tax implications that these developments hold for taxpayers.

12:45pm - 1:45pm Lunch
1:45pm - 5:15pm
(Includes afternoon tea break)

Session 3
Division 7A – What’s in the offing?

Peter Adams FIPA, Director, Augmentors
Significant changes with far reaching implications are earmarked for private company loans and payments caught under Division 7A and it is imperative that tax practitioners adopt an early proactive approach to managing the resultant compliance risks for their clients. In this session we will explore the core mechanics and tips and traps to be aware of.

5:15pm - 5:30pm Close Day 1
5:30pm - 8:30pm Beverages served and dinner to follow
 
Day 2 - Friday 6 September
9:00am - 10:30am Session 1

Mark Pizzacalla FIPA, Partner, BDO Melbourne
Special Topic

10:30am - 11:00am Morning Tea
11:00am - 12:30pm

Session 2
Sale of the family home – the right time, the right place

Peter Adams FIPA, Director, Augmentors
For many people their family home represents their most valuable asset, and this session will provide comprehensive coverage of key planning strategies pertaining to the application of the prevailing income tax, capital gains tax, GST regimes to the acquisition and/or sale of the family home.

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Social Program

Wednesday 4 September
Visit to the Wildbrumby Distillery 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meet the group at Wildbrumby Distillery at 3:30pm.

Thursday 5 September
Dinner and Beverages at Rydges Jindabyne 5:30pm - 8:30pm