A step closer, a step farther away
01 Oct 99 |
"THE TAX SPECIALIST" JOURNAL ARTICLE
Issue: Vol 3, No 2
Many have argued for a taxation board to provide crucial external input into the operation of the ATO. The advisory board announced by the Treasurer when he revealed the Government's reaction to the final Ralph Report in September 1999, does not fit into the TIA's view of what a taxation board should be. This article provides comment by Michael Dirkis on the treasurer's proposal.
This item is not available for download from this website. Please contact the Tax Institute library for assistance. Charges will apply.
Michael is Professor of Taxation Law at the University of Sydney. He has a PhD on Australian international taxation and is a noted researcher, having authored Is it Australia's? Residency and Source Analysed (2005, Australian Tax Research Foundation), as well as authoring and co-authoring over 590 publications and papers. From May 1999 until October 2009 he was, as Senior Tax Counsel for the Taxation Institute, in the forefront of the all major tax reform and taxation administration reforms. He continues his involvement as a member of the Treasury's Tax Treaties Advisory Panel and the Education Committee of the Tax Practitioners Board. He was awarded the Australasian Tax Teachers Association's Graham Hill medal in recognition of his "outstanding contribution to the teaching of taxation law and policy" on 21 January 2010.
- Current at
29 October 2012