Articles by The Professional Trustee Team
Albert Einstein said "If I had an hour to find a solution, I'd spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about solutions." It's a pity those that suggest the introduction of a capital gains tax as a solution to remedying the..Read Article
I just finished reading Family Trust 101. Just last weekend I decided to flick through it. It was so good and easy to read and understand, even by me, that I could not put it down. I finished reading it over the weekend. I would recommend it to anyone. As I mentioned it last night too at the seminar you all at GRA are awesome and from a different planet. All the way through from receptionists to top, Directors. Thank you all. - Diane
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Written by GRA managing director Matthew Gilligan, we offer two books:
If you want to know how to invest in residential property in a way that maximises your chances of success and minimises risk, this is the right book for you.
Matthew Gilligan provides a fresh look at residential property investment from an experienced investor’s vi..... More
Interested in paying less tax, property investment structures, trusts and protecting your assets? This is the right book to read.
Try asking two lawyers and two accountants "How should I own my property and business assets?" You will likely get four different ans..... More