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Emerging Leaders Tax Discussion - NSW

April 2022 - November 2022



A unique opportunity to advance your career as an authentic and effective leader. Make connections that count and turn your ambitions into actionable plans for the future.

Propel your professional development to the next level. The Emerging Leaders program is designed for younger practitioners, from progressive graduates to aspiring managers to develop the technical skills, industry contacts and professional savvy to succeed and excel.

The Emerging Leader Program builds and strengthens foundational tax knowledge and career skills suitable for emerging leaders.

The program consists of:

  • 3 one-hour sessions of face-to-face technical discussion and networking with local Emerging Leaders
  • 2 one-hour sessions of online technical discussion with local Emerging Leaders
  • 1 one-hour session of online technical discussion with national Emerging Leaders
  • 1 three-hour Leadership Seminar delivered by industry experts

Please note: Leadership Seminar Part 1-3 is one seminar. Delegates need to register the 3 parts to attend the seminar. Delegates cannot register a single part for the seminar.

Event Details

Individual sessions

$ 30 (member)

$ 45 (non member)

  • When13-April-2022 - 24-November-2022
  • FormatFace-to-Face
  • CPD Hours9




13 April 2022
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
1.00 CPD hour


This practical and interactive session will seek to extract and explore the key principles of revenue vs capital for both income and deductions. 

Using practical examples, the case study-based discussion will cover:

  • The rules determining whether an asset disposal will be a mere realisation of a capital asset or part of a business or profit-making undertaking, focusing on real property and considering the impact of the 2020 Greig decision. 
  • The capital/revenue rules relating to deductions, including consideration of the 2021 Mussalli decision. 

Peter Scott, King & Wood Mallesons
Paula Yu, King & Wood Mallesons

31 May 2022
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
1.00 CPD hour

This session will outline the current state of play in relation to corporate tax residency, and provide practical insights into the challenges facing companies today and how those challenges should be managed, including:

  • Tests for determining corporate tax residency
  • Current ATO guidance and the Board of Tax Review
  • Why tax residency is critical
  • Treaty interaction
  • Governance implications

Cameron Blackwood, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills
Eugenia Jin, Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills

28 July 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
1.00 CPD hour

This session will deep-dive into need-to-know recent cases, legislation, rulings, private binding rulings, ATO and other materials for tax practitioners.

Our presenters will also work through the most topical matters and examples of what they are working through with their clients in your local market in the first part of they year.


Alison Stevenson, CTA, Matrix Norwest Taxation & Accounting

Lachlan Sue, CTA, Matrix Norwest Taxation & Accounting

August postponed. 

15 September 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
1.00 CPD hour

26 October 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
1.00 CPD hour

24 November 2022
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
3.00 CPD hour



Interested in raising your company's profile?

Contact our partnerships team to find out more about becoming a sponsor.