CAPITAL GAINS TAX IN FAMILY LAW MATTERS

capital gains

Capital gains tax can be costly. Therefore, it can become a very “live” issue between parties in negotiating a family law property settlement and one party wishes to retain an asset which, if sold, would be liable to Capitals Gains Tax.

FAMILY COURT DELAYS – WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES?

FAMILY COURT DELAYS – WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES

For those seeking to have their family law matter dealt with by the Family Court at Sydney or the Federal Circuit Court at Sydney, there are currently huge delays. There is simply an insufficient number of Judges to hear and properly deal with all of the matters in a timely manner. Therefore, wherever possible, alternatives […]

Does a Defacto Relationship Exist

does de facto relationship exist

The number of people living in De Facto Relationships in Australia has risen quite dramatically over recent years. Whereas in nearly all cases it is easy to prove whether two people are legally married, establishing whether two people have or have not been living in a De Facto Relationship (and for how long) can sometimes […]