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Published on 06 Aug 09
by NATIONAL DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper gives an interpretation of State and Territory tax legislation including:
The High Court's view on the "purposive approach"
recent Federal tax cases: Reliance Carpets & PM Developments
are there implications for courts construing State and Territory tax laws?
Justice John Logan RFD was appointed to the Federal Court in
September 2007. He graduated from the University of Queensland
with a Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws. Justice Logan
was admitted to the Queensland Bar in 1980. He was then working
in the Commonwealth Crown Solicitor’s office in Brisbane. He
commenced private practice at the Queensland Bar in 1984 and
was appointed Senior Counsel in 1999. Before his appointment
to the bench, Justice Logan practised extensively in revenue law,
Commonwealth and State. Current at 4 September 2008
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