About the author vii Preface ix 1 The Australian tax system and property: removing the mystique 1 2 Property speculator or property investor: why you need to know 17 3 Taxing your property portfolio: the rules you need to follow 33 4 Taxing your capital gains: sharing your good fortune 71 5 This is where I reside and it?s all tax free 99 6 Investing in an overseas property: going global 119 7 Bankrolling your property purchases: money makes money 127 8 Six legal ways of owning property: this is how you?re taxed 145 9 Keeping proper records and tax audits: Big Brother is watching you 177 Glossary 191 Appendix A: Key tax cases relating to property and taxation 209 Index 215
Jimmy B. Prince is a fellow of CPA Australia and a tax specialist. He is a former lecturer at La???Trobe University and teaches at the Centre for Adult Education. He has authored several investment books including Tax for Australians for Dummies, 2nd Edition and Shares & Taxation, and has worked for the Australian Taxation Office and CPA Australia.