Published on 22 Jul 09
by NEW SOUTH WALES DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers topics such as:
- what is a DTA?
- the broad principles applied under the Allocation Articles
- what are the taxes covered by the DTA?
- is the taxpayer covered by the DTA?
- business profits
- passive income
- annuities and pensions
- what methods are there in place to avoid double taxation?
- what procedures are in place to assist in the effective administration of cross-border
Robert is Senior Tax Counsel at The Tax Institute. Bob was until very recently the Deputy President of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT), and for over 20 years was a Professor in Taxation Law with the University of New South Wales. Bob specialises in taxation matters, with a special emphasis on international tax. His time with the AAT required extensive involvement in corporate law, social security and immigration matters. He also has experience as a solicitor with a major national law firm, as an independent barrister and as a director with a major accounting firm. He has written widely in his fields of specialisation as well as in the area of financial statements, and is an ongoing contributor to the highly successful Thomson Reuters Australian Tax Handbook.
- Current at
29 May 2019