Published on 05 Mar 10
by NATIONAL DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
The last 12 months have seen significant changes to the taxation of Australian residents and businesses operating offshore. This presentation explores the key changes, focusing on developments in respect of the FIF, CFC and transferor trust rules.
Lee Burns is Professor in Taxation Law, Faculty of Law, University of Sydney, specialising in international and comparative tax law. Lee is the author of Controlled Foreign Companies: Taxation of Foreign Income (1992) and co-author of Interests in Non-Resident Trusts: A Review of Conflicting Regimes (1997). Lee has authored many papers and articles on international tax and has advised Treasury and the Board of Taxation on the reform of Australia's anti-deferral regimes. Lee was the 2007 recipient of the Graham Hill Award for contribution to the Australian tax profession.
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26 September 2008