Published on 01 Oct 99
by "THE TAX SPECIALIST" JOURNAL ARTICLE
According to the Ralph Report, structural changes will remove many sources of tax avoidance and thus the need for specific anti-avoidance provisions
Ray is a chartered accountant and practising lawyer with Deloitte Lawyers Pty Ltd. Prior to joining Deloitte more than 22 years ago as a partner, Ray was with the Australian Taxation Office, both in Canberra and Melbourne, for 24 years and was an architect of the General Anti Avoidance Rule in Part IVA of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 on which Division 165 of the GST law is based. Ray has recently successfully acted for clients in Federal Court litigation on Division 165. Ray is a former National President of The Tax Institute and is also a member of the ATO's GAAR Panel that advises the Commissioner on the application of the GAARs.
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