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  1. twisted strategies replied to the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    regarding the 3 posters question , i might suggest that the posters are the ones confident ( or needy enough ) to wrestle with the...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:25 PM
  2. twisted strategies liked Terryw's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    Sim is right. A trust must distribute its income otherwise the trustee is taxed at the top marginal rate. If the trust doesn't...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:18 PM
  3. twisted strategies liked Simon Hampel's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    You should be able to distribute on paper (we do this all the time in our trust), but there are potential ramifications from a asset...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:18 PM
  4. twisted strategies liked austing's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    He he, like point 6. Not sure dogs and rabbits are deemed eligible beneficiaries by the ATO:D.

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:17 PM
  5. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    could you have a dividend reinvestment plan in a trust? or would this cause issues each year at distribution time. e.g.would have to...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:17 PM
  6. twisted strategies liked Terryw's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    You are right, if fully franked dividends are paid the company which the shares related to would have paid 30% tax on the profits...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:17 PM
  7. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    OK.. I've managed to get what's in my head onto paper (I need colours and pictures, scratch and sniff couldn't hurt either hehehehe) Is...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:16 PM
  8. twisted strategies liked Terryw's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    Yes that is about it. But the majority of the shares would probably be in the blue trust. If you lend the trust $1mil and it buys...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:15 PM
  9. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    if they are all fully franked dividends wouldn't that mean I effectively not paying any tax?? as dividend has been paid out with 30%...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:15 PM
  10. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

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  11. twisted strategies liked Terryw's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    You would want to try get more money into the trust rather than the company as trusts can get the 50% CGT discount. but other than that...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:14 PM
  12. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    on a side note .. are we the only 3 ever on here??

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:14 PM
  13. twisted strategies liked KJB's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    So (using the example above) would I just be distributing only dividends from Trust/company 'A' to company 'B' and keeping the original...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:14 PM
  14. twisted strategies liked Terryw's post in the thread Structuring the Ownership of Shares.

    Trust magic is a dangerous book. What about Division 7A? Best to physically distribute I think.

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:14 PM
  15. twisted strategies replied to the thread most tax effective structure for share trading.

    first let me qualify 'share trading ' as i use the term . share trading ( to me ) means buying and selling shares ( but maybe NOT...

    24th Mar, 2017 at 8:02 PM
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