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What is the appropriate legal structure for your non-profit organisation?

Workshop – 5.30-7.00pm, Thursday 2nd December
Grainger Room, Arts Victoria, Level 6, 2 Kavanagh St, Southbank, Melbourne

Presenters: Andrew Spalding, Partner and Anna Wilson, Senior Associate, Norton Rose Australia
Facilitator: David Fishel, Director, Positive Solutions and BoardConnect

Board members and senior staff of Victorian arts organisations were invited to attend the workshop as part of the BoardConnect Pilot Program supported by Arts Victoria.

Issues covered during the workshop included:
o    Incorporated Associations
o    Companies Limited by Guarantee
o    Trusts
o    Income Tax Exempt Status
o    Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) Status
o    Register of Cultural Organisations
o    “Public Funds”
o    Use of commercial structures – Private Companies
o    Amending Constitutions/Rules/Trust Deeds

Download a pdf copy of the Norton Rose Powerpoint presentation.

Reproduced by kind permission Andrew Spalding, Partner, Norton Rose Australia,
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