Published on 01 Dec 05
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation considers:
- the tax advisor's perspective
- whether the Commissioner is always right
- how to advise a client on a potentially risky tax plan
- what the risks are for the client and for the tax adviser.
Jonathan is a former National President of The Tax Institute with extensive knowledge of State and Federal Taxation legislation and over 30 years of experience in advising upon a wide range of commercial transactions. Jonathan is the senior partner in the Perth law firm of Jackson McDonald. His practice focuses upon revenue law and its impact on businesses and individuals. He has extensive experience in representing clients in relation to tax disputes, advising in resolution of those disputes with the Australian Taxation Office and WA Office of State Revenue and in structuring of businesses, trusts and individual affairs to maximise business operations and succession planning while minimising tax imposts (both Federal and State). He has an on-going involvement, as a life member and past President, in The Tax Institute's education programme and an on-going involvement in tax legislation and administration as deputy chair and member of the Law Council's and Law Society's, taxation committees.
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17 May 2017