Post Study Work Stream Visa (subclass 485)

The post study work stream (PSWS) visa (subclass 485) is a fantastic opportunity for international students who have recently graduated from an Australian university to extend their stay to work in…

I’m thinking about Selling My Business – What Professionals Can Help Me with This?

 Are you thinking about selling your business?  Selling a business can be a potentially stressful process, and it's essential to hire the right professionals to help you. After all, you have invested…

Double duty wipes out your capital gains for years

Written by Leigh Adams  Stamp duty is not dead. Not yet. In fact even though there is talk about abolishing it, it is unlikely that any abolition will extend to landholder duty. It can be very…

With coronavirus sweeping the country, is now the right time to buy a business?

While this might be an odd question to be asking yourself in the midst of an apparent economic downturn, it isn’t as crazy as it might sound. In times of uncertainty, it is possible to make a sound…

Can my grandchild make a claim on my Will?

Written by Christine Vrahas, Estate Dispute and Litigation Lawyer  In NSW, Chapter 3 of the Succession Act 2006 (NSW) provides that certain eligible persons may apply to the Court for an order for…

Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Estate Plan?

Written by Estate Planning Solicitor Ellen (Eleni) Pacelli  “From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Whose misadventured piteous overthrows, Doth…