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Labor trust plan will drive use of companies

Joanna Mather, Sally Patten, Chris Morcom
Hewison Private Wealth
1 Aug 2017

In The Australian Financial Review (01.08.17, page 4): Labor’s plans to tax distributions from family trusts will force savers to re-think their investment structures and encourage greater use of investment companies, tax experts say.

Financial advisor and Hewison Director, Chris Morcom, argues that “for the majority of people, trusts will still make sense.”

See Australian Financial Review, 1 August 2017 (page 4). Or if you’re a subscriber to the Financial Review – click here to read.

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