Published on 23 Oct 04
by NATIONAL EVENTS, TAXATION INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
This paper focusses on a number of controversial issues in the area of GST which has gained media prominence over the past 12 months, including:
- Retirement Villages - developments
- Tax invoices and consequences
- Simple sampling by ATO
- Hot issues that are causing us and our clients problems when they should not be.
This paper was also presented by the author and Michelle Tremain at the GST Masterclass held in Perth on 25 November 2004.
Ken Fehily, CTA, of Fehily Advisory is a former adviser to the Federal Treasurer and the ATO on the development and introduction of the GST in Australia, and continues to be consulted about changes to the GST law and the ATO’s administration of it. Ken was also previously the senior partner leading Arthur Andersen’s and PricewaterhouseCoopers’ indirect tax practices, and is now one of Australia’s most experienced and effective independent advocates in GST matters. Ken continues to have a respected but independent relationship with the ATO. His views and representations of clients with the ATO are highly respected and listened to, ensuring that his clients and their GST situations are given a sound hearing by the ATO.
- Current at
16 October 2015