How do your ethics stack up?
Publication date: 01 Oct 09
Source: CCH TAX WEEK
Issue: Issue 38 2009
Pages: pp. 1-4
Tax advisers have traditionally laboured under a client centred philosophy pursuant to which their sole obligation is to lawfully minimise the tax liabilities of their clients. There is, however, an alternative philosophy to the effect that tax advisers should adopt a moral approach in advising clients and not merely restrict their advice to legal technicalities and niceties.
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Dr Justin Dabner CTA
Justin ia an Associate Professor, Law School, James Cook University, Cairns, Australia; Adjunct research fellow in Business Law and Taxation, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University, Australia.
Current at 01 April 2016
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Dr Mark Burton FTI
Mark is Senior Lecturer, School of Law, University of Canberra.
Current at 17 August 2005
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