This paper identifies the risks of tax litigation in the context of the taxpayer's individual circumstances and suggests various strategies to optimise the taxpayer's prospects of success.
This paper was also presented at the Corporate Tax Intensive held in the Yarra Valley, Vic, on 29 October 2004.
Terrence Murphy QC, CTA
Terry, QC, CTA, is a Barrister at Chancery Chambers. He practises at the Victorian Bar in revenue law, trust and superannuation law, corporations law and commercial law, and has appeared for both taxpayers and the Commissioner in the High, Federal and Supreme Courts. Terry is a member of the Taxation Committee of the Business Section of the Law Council of Australia, a member of the Melbourne Law Masters Tax Advisory Board at the University of Melbourne (where he lectures in the LLM program), the Bar's representative on the School of Law Program Advisory Committee of Victoria University and a frequent presenter at state and national conferences of The Tax Institute and other professional bodies. Terry was appointed Special Counsel to the ATO from 2008 until 2010. Current at 07 March 2016
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