Published on 30 Jul 04
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This paper covers the following topics:
- claiming legal professional privilege and the waiver of that privilege
- abrogation of the privilege not to self-incriminate
- access and notices to produce - obstruction and compliance
- remedies available to you and your client and the revenue authority.
John is a Partner in the Perth office of Freehills. He practices in commercial and tax law. John advises clients in relation to tax planning in connection with income tax, sales tax, GST, stamp duty and other miscellaneous taxes. John also advises clients in relation to negotiations in connection with taxation audits and appears as counsel in taxation litigation in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and the Federal Court. Before joining Freehills in 1988 John was in charge of the Appeals Branch of the Australian Taxation Office in Perth.
- Current at
19 May 2004