In a media release issued on 18 September 2008, the Assistant Treasurer, Chris Bowen, announced the appointment of Mr Ali Noroozi as the Inspector-General of Taxation for a term of five years. Mr Noroozi is currently the Tax Counsel for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Mr Noroozi will commence in the position on 6 November 2008. The outgoing Inspector-General of Taxation, Mr Vos AM, will continue to act in the position until 6 November 2008.
For a copy of the media release, No 2008/76, 18 September 2008, go here