Historically, disregarded U.S. entities (such as limited liability companies) wholly-owned by foreign persons were generally not required to file any U.S. tax or information returns.
February 15, 2017
When can a state claim immunity from legal proceedings and enforcement of a judgment in courts that are not its own?
The new national Building Code 2016 commenced on 2 December 2016 to coincide with the re-establishment of the Australian Building and Construction Commission.
February 14, 2017
Privacy becomes major issue as government implements mandatory data breach notification regime
2016 was the year when energy storage came of age globally. Cost reductions, particularly in lithium-ion batteries, together with an emerging ambition by governments and regulators to design flexible, resilient future electricity systems, drove storage towards the mainstream.
February 09, 2017
The Full Bench of the Federal Court has recently provided some guidance on the meaning of the term ‘personal information’, which is a key concept under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).
February 07, 2017
The ATO has just announced it will be challenging stapled structures widely used by Australian companies and trusts.
February 02, 2017
On January 23, 2017, the Queensland Government announced that it has backed down on its decision to introduce a 1am lockout for licensed venues located within designated 3am Safe Night Precincts.
February 01, 2017
National harmonisation of environmental regulation
The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union.
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