Thomson Reuters Trusts Tax Bulletin June 2022

Get all latest trusts tax news and developments

In this issue, we cover a range of topics affecting you and your clients including:

  • Final word on disclaimers by beneficiaries
  • The taxable facts as at 30 June rule from Carter does not have universal application: a reminder
  • Reimbursement agreements: long awaited guidance on s 100A, but read with caution!
  • TR 2022/D1: "Guilty until proven insane"
  • PCG 2022/D1: "Highway to the danger (red) zone"
  • TD 2022/D1: – Is this the Commissioner's answer to the lack of targeted amendments to Division 7A?
  • PCG 2021/4: Allocation of professional firm profits – ATO compliance approach – the lucky (or not so lucky) prize wheel!
  • Absolute entitlement and why 2022 should be the year for some certainty
  • The taxation of capital gains: at the end of the day, an optional tax?
  • The ATO's renewed focus on private groups – taxpayers need to be prepared

We also cover the latest:

  • Legislative announcements and development
  • Case law development
  • Rulings and other ATO documents
  • ATO administrative practice
  • State taxes
Thomson Reuters Tax News Team


Last revised on : 28-07-2022

Lawyer in Profile

Julia Tonkin
Julia Tonkin
+61 3 9258 3318

Qualifications: BA, LLB, University of Melbourne

Julia is a Partner in Maddocks Corporate and Private Clients team. Julia has extensive expertise in:

  • estate planning, structuring for succession of ownership and control of private and family businesses.
  • charities and not-for-profit space.

Julia’s clients include high net worth individuals and families and privately held businesses.

Clients value Julia’s empathic, common sense yet technically sound approach to complex legal (and often interpersonal) issues.

She has been recognised as an Accredited Specialist by The Law Institute of Victoria with an accreditation in Wills & Estates Law. She has also been recognised in Doyles Guide for Wills, Estates & Succession Planning Law Recommended – Victoria in 2023.