Family trusts : a plain English guide for Australian families / by Nick Renton and Rod Caldwell
By: Renton, Nick.
Contributor(s): Caldwell, Rod.Publisher: Milton, QLD : Wiley, 2014Edition: 5th ed.Description: xi, 282 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780730310334.Subject(s): Australia | Tax | Family trustsOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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|Book||Australia||361 REN 2014 (Browse shelf)||Available||CA011122|
|EBook||International||ProQuest eBook (Browse shelf)||Link to resource||eBook||Available as an ebook here|
|Book||New Zealand||361 FAM (Browse shelf)||Available||CA008772|
The concept of a trust -- Modern family trusts - advantages and disadvantages -- Types of family trusts -- The trustee -- Administrative aspects of a trust -- Income tax -- Capital gains tax -- Taxation of family trusts -- Social security -- Investment decisions -- Other types of trusts -- Other issues to consider. APPENDICES: Wills and trusts compared and contrasted -- Differences between trust deeds and powers of attorney -- Tax rates 2014-15.
Offers a manual to Australian families and small business proprietors on family trusts. Details the advantages and disadvantages of trusts, and includes all aspects of setting one up and running it effectively, including the risks of borrowing, the rights of beneficiaries, the protection of assets, and tax.