Published on 24 May 05
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
The High Court's decision in Dick Smith Electronics forces income tax advisers to reconsider basic concepts such as calculating CGT cost base, what to include in CGT proceeds on disposal and whether relief from double taxation is available. Find out the problem areas, the ATO response to the decision and how to deal with old and new transactions.
Sue is a partner at EY specialising in tax controversy. Sue has worked in tax for more than 25 years, including roles in major law firms and executive roles within the firms in which she has been a partner. Sue was the President of The Tax Institute in 2008, has been a member of several advisory boards, has participated in many consultative forums and lectures in the University of Melbourne Masters of Law program. Sue was a member of the instructing solicitor team working on the Placer Dome litigation.
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26 June 2019