Published on 29 Sep 04
by WESTERN AUSTRALIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This case study includes:
- exploration of the legislative powers of the Commissioner of Taxation and Commissioner of State Revenue - their audit powers and their investigative powers
- options available to clients, staff and the client's accountants.
Modiesha Stephens, CTA, is a Senior Associate at HHG Legal Group. She has been practicing in State and Federal taxation for over 15 years focusing on providing transactional tax advice to clients covering Income Tax, CGT, GST, Transfer Duty and other State taxes and assisting with tax litigation. Modiesha is also an experienced general commercial lawyer who advises clients in all stages of their business lives as well as assisting them with their Wills and Estate Planning. Before joining HHG Legal Group in July this year, Modiesha worked at a number of boutique law firms including Munro Doig where she worked for 10 years. In addition to her law and commerce degrees Modiesha has a Masters of Law
- Current at
28 March 2017
Thomas specialises in Asset Protection, Estate Planning, Business Structuring, Trust, Tax and Superannuation. He worked as a lawyer in Germany before migrating to Australia where he worked with a number of top advisory and legal firms, including PricewaterhouseCoopers as a Tax Advisor, prior to joining Murfett Legal. He has lectured at Curtin University in Advanced Taxation for 8 years at the post-graduate level and was also the Managing Director of the first listed Australian law firm.
Thomas is experienced with assisting high net worth clients, company executives and business owners with their estate and succession planning. His expertise is highly regarded in relation to all taxation arrangements including tax planning and structuring for trusts and private companies. He has successfully represented taxpayers in ATO interviews, objections and private ruling applications.
- Current at
24 November 2016