Published on 13 Mar 08
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This presentation covers:
- alternative proposed measures to limit climate change
- tradable quotas - technical issues including quota allocation and duration, capital or revenue, grandfathering, Integrity issues and use of carbon taxes as a transitional measure for a tradable quotas scheme
- carbon emissions taxes including models, implementation of an internationally harmonised domestic emissions tax - technical issues and international co-operation
- revenue recycling issues
- emissions taxes v. tradable quotas - an alternative view.
Note: This presentation was also given at the North Queensland Convention on the 16th of May 2008.
David is admitted to practice in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, the Northern Territory, the Australian Capital Territory, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Courts of Dubai International
Financial Centre. He was first appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1986 and holds that office in all the above Australian jurisdictions. He currently practices in Sydney (Ground Floor Wentworth Chambers) and Brisbane (Sir Harry Gibbs Chambers) with a principal focus on revenue law generally. He has acted for Commonwealth and State Governments as well as individuals and corporations. He has had a long connection with the Taxation Institute of Australia including being its President from 1993 to 1995 and President of the Asia Oceania Tax Consultants Association from 1996 to 2000.
Current at 17 May 2008 Current at 07 August 2008
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