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Naeha Lal

Fax +61.2.9513.2399

Ms. Lal advises on investment management and tax matters, including advising clients on the sale of businesses, eligibility to access small business concessions, international and domestic restructuring, capital gains tax and residency issues. She is experienced in assisting clients with Australian Tax Office audits and legal compliance matters such as, the review and preparation of trust deeds.

Ms. Lal is also experienced in advising on the implementation and income tax implications arising for venture capital limited partnerships and early stage venture capital limited partnerships.

Professional Background

Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Lal worked for one of Australia's leading professional services firms in the Financial Advisory practice with a particular focus in advising on tax matters for high net worth individuals and privately owned companies.

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Law Society of New South Wales
  • Advising an Australian law firm on the implementation of its partnership structure and functionality of operating as a small business.
  • Advising a privately owned retail company on a restructure of its business to take into account its significant growth and expansion to the U.S. market.
  • Advising a number of high net worth individuals and family groups on their eligibility to satisfy the 'small business' definition pursuant to the income tax regulations and in particular, ability to access the small business concessions.
  • Advising on the income tax implications of divorce matters and in particular, undertaking due diligence and assisting with the implementation of documents with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission.
  • Advising on the implementation and income tax implications arising for VCLPs and ESVCLPs, including the varying tax outcomes for Australian and foreign tax residents.