Employee Share Scheme

Hot Issues in Structuring and Rewarding Employees

Hot Issues in Structuring and Rewarding Employees

On 28 October, 2015 Sladen Legal delivered a presentation on various topics in the area of Hot Issues in Structuring and Rewarding Employees.

Topics presented were:

  • Professional Practices Structures – the ATO views and the law - Rob Jeremiah
  • Superannuation and employees - Phil Broderick
  • Employment risks in corporate and business restructures - Louise Houlihan
  • The new employee share scheme regime – the promised land or a mirage? - Carlos Barros

Employee share scheme update

Employee share scheme update

Further to the Government’s release of Advancing Australia as a Digital Economy: Update to the National Economy Strategy on 12 June 2013 (refer to Employee share scheme announcement - 21 June 2013 for an overview), Treasury and the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education issued the discussion paper Employee Share Schemes and Start-up Companies: Administrative and Taxation Arrangements.

Employee Share Scheme announcement

Employee Share Scheme announcement

On 12 June 2013, the Government released Advancing Australia as a Digital Economy: Update to the National Digital Economy Strategy and announced a review of the regulatory environment for innovative information, communication and technology start-up companies (ICT companies).