International Tax

Hall Chadwick QLD has developed its international tax and structuring services through our association with PrimeGlobal.

Our capabilities include:


  • Knowledge of international tax regulations
  • We have assisted many clients assessing individual and corporate tax residency issues
  • Specialised knowledge of transfer pricing regulations
  • Detailed knowledge of thin capitalisation rules
  • Detailed knowledge of other applicable Australian tax laws in relation to international transactions
  • Assisting clients with ATO reviews on residency and other international tax matters
  • Providing advice regarding international dealings and Austrac regulations


  • Assisting clients with offshore structuring advice to ensure compliance with both Australian and international business regulations
  • Working with our international partners in advising on structuring and business matters in other countries

Business Planning

  • We have assisted clients to develop business plans and strategies to assist with offshore expansion
  • We have assisted clients in the manufacturing industry to establish facilities in other countries such as Indonesia, China and Thailand
  • We have assisted clients to set up offshore offices in Hong Kong & Singapore

Japanese Business Services

Hall Chadwick QLD has developed a unique offering of Japanese business services, due to our knowledge of Japanese issues accrued over many years of dealing with clients from Japan and our employment of Japanese staff.

  • We assist Japanese business with establishment of ongoing compliance in Australia
  • We can assist Australian companies looking to export and/or establish a branch office in Japan
  • We advise clients on tax issues relating to repatriation of Australian profits
  • We have assisted clients in relation to capital gains tax issues on property investments in Japan with the assistance of our accounting contacts in Japan

Our strengths here are:

  • Knowledge of Japanese tax issues;
  • Extensive knowledge of the Australia-Japan double tax agreement;
  • Key contacts in Australian government agencies in Japan such as Austrade and the Queensland Trade office;
  • Premium membership of the Queensland Japan Chamber of Commerce & Industry;
  • Key contacts in professional services firms in Japan;
  • Japanese speaking staff.


  • Assisting clients manage offshore intellectual property having access to patent and trademark attorneys
  • Assisting clients manage corporate requirements in companies established in countries such as New Zealand, Thailand, Hong Kong, Vanuatu, the United States etc.
  • Assisting clients make acquisitions from overseas companies
  • Assisting clients negotiate exclusive agreements for the distribution of imported goods including assessment of markets and viability analysis
  • Assisting clients who import goods with financing such as Debtor and trade finance