Tax regimes globally and within Asia Pacific are being reformed to become more competitive, whilst international agencies are seeking a convergence of enforcement strategy. With the long awaited Henry Review released, Australia has sought its own reforms with the Federal Government proposing a reduction in the company tax rate, a reduction in ‘red tape’, resource tax funded boost to superannuation and more recently a carbon tax.
At the forefront of these developments, clients call upon King & Wood Mallesons to advise on issues ranging from cross-border aircraft leasing to international investment funds. Across this advice, clients benefit from our integrated full-service solutions (banking, corporate, property, litigation), relationship with regulators and the commercial understanding of our accounting qualified lawyers. For cross-border transactions, clients take advantage of our international reach and deep sector expertise in energy & resources, finance, insurance and telecommunications.
Taxing Australia's WealthThis guide aims to provide a practical overview of the new tax landscape together with the other existing tax imposts that can affect Australian Resource Projects. It also sets out some of the factors that miners, investors and financiers will need to manage when participating in Australian resource projects.