Legal Structures for Your Business

Asset-ProtectionThere are a number of possible legal structures for your business or investments, including:

Sole proprietorship/sole trader
Discretionary Trust
Unit Trust
Partnership of trusts
Licenced trading company


There is No “One Size Fits All”

Different structure types have different tax, capital gains tax, state duty, and asset protection consequences. The best structure for your situation will depend on:

  • The number of owners
  • The family situation of the owners, including succession planning.
  • The nature and profitability of the business
  • The assets of the business and of the owners
  • The risk profiles of the business and the owners


We can advise you and set you up in the best structure
for your circumstances

Contact our team of experts and find out how we can help your business