Taryn Hartley Taryn Hartley

Taryn Hartley

Principal Corporate and Commercial | Brisbane
07 3014 6513 thartley@mcw.com.au Download vCard

Taryn has 15 years experience advising clients regarding corporate, commercial and tax matters. 

Taryn works with clients to add value to their businesses and transactions that they undertake by understanding the legal and commercial factors involved. Taryn also works with retirement living clients to assist with all of their regulatory and advisory needs.

Taryn builds strong relationships with her clients and is well regarded within the industry.

I am committed to delivering commercial results to my clients

Taryn's Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws, Southern Cross University
  • Master of Laws, Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Human Movement Science, Southern Cross University
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland

Taryn's Expertise

  • Direct and indirect tax
  • Debt and equity instruments
  • Property including commercial
  • M&A transactions – both assets and securities
  • Transactional advice including in relation to regulatory and tax matters
  • Capital raising and M&A
  • Retirement villages

Taryn's Leadership

  • Member, Queensland Law Society
  • Fellow, The Tax Institute

Taryn's Recent Experience

Area of Expertise

Area of Expertise

Investment holding structures, including management of payroll tax, land tax, etc

Work Undertaken

Taryn advises on tax effective asset and investment holding structures such as managed investment schemes, companies, and privately held trusts. In addition to the usual advice on the best structures and commercial advice she advises on federal and state taxes and their impact on the structures.

Area of Expertise

Area of Expertise

securities), share buy backs and other capital transactions

Work Undertaken

Taryn advises on the planning and implementation of M&A transactions. This includes undertaking due diligence investigations and providing advice on warranties and indemnities as well as assisting in designing effective reorganisations, restructures and sales of assets and securities.

Area of Expertise

Area of Expertise

Project financing

Work Undertaken

Taryn advises lenders and borrowers on equity participation style arrangements as well as other structures for project financing. This includes preparation of documents and securities and advising on the securities involved.

Area of Expertise

Area of Expertise

Retirement living

Work Undertaken

Taryn acts for owners, operators and residents of all types of retirement living facilities and accommodation.

Area of Expertise

Area of Expertise

Personal Property Securities

Work Undertaken

Taryn is advising the firm’s clients on the application of the Personal Property Securities Act to their businesses and personal structures. This includes preparing, reviewing and advising on terms of trade and commercial arrangements and loan arrangements to ensure that clients are protected in their businesses.

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  1. Time for medical and healthcare professionals to review their service entity arrangements – the State Revenue Offices are watching

    09 Apr 2019

    State Revenue Offices are currently targeting service entity arrangements in the medical and healthcare sector for payroll tax investigations and audits. The time is right to review any existing arrangements to determine whether ”taxable...

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  2. Aged care providers–will your insurance cover some costs associated with the Royal Commission?

    20 Mar 2019

    Aged care providers will have incurred costs in connection with the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. This includes the costs associated with responding to the request for written submissions and the 8 specific questions and costs to...

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  3. PPSA and PPSR – 7 years on and the regime is still causing headaches for business

    12 Mar 2019

    While it may have seemed like an ordinary day for most, 30 January 2019 marked a significant milestone for many commercial and insolvency lawyers, being 7 years since the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) went live. The 7th anniversary of the...

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