Munro Doig’s client base of small to medium enterprises and individuals includes a large number of actual or aspiring property developers. Apart from the financial and planning issues these clients regularly confront, there are also a number of other tax and commercial legal issues to consider.

We can assist with:

  • Advising on the most appropriate development structure to utilise
  • Identifying whether assets will include capital assets or trading stock
  • Changing the status of assets for taxation purposes
  • Advising on GST ramifications of acquisitions and sales
  • Partitioning of property
  • Preparing off-the-plan sale contracts
  • Advising on the transfer duty and landholder duty aspects of acquisition
  • Property Settlements