The Commissioner as a litigant - the Pacific Exchange case.
22 Oct 09 |
WEEKLY TAX BULLETIN
Issue: No 43 2009
Pages: pp. 1872-1875
The Commissioner has for quite some years relied on in-house officers to fulfil functions in litigation. This is something also seen with other Commonwealth and State departments, and to some extent with corporates. Pacific Exchange is an important call for safeguards to ensure professional distance is maintained where there is no external solicitor on the record.
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David is a commercial Silk practising principally in tax. He has a broader practice in commercial litigation, trusts and estates, and administrative law. He contributes to the life of the profession through his committee work for The Tax Institute and other professional bodies. He is a Chartered Tax Adviser and a registered Trust and Estates Practitioner. He received The Tax Institute’s Meritorious Service Award in 2013.
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