Published on 01 Aug 10
by "THE TAX SPECIALIST" JOURNAL ARTICLE
The US Protocol was signed in 2001. Since then, Australia has signed, renegotiated or updated 14 tax treaties, including its tax treaties with Japan, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. This article examines Australia's progress in expanding and updating its tax treaty network since the US Protocol, considers the trends and developments in Australia's tax treaty policy reflected in recent tax treaties, and provides some observations in relation to what the future may hold for Australia's tax treaties.
Piotr Klank is a Barrister at Ground Floor Wentworth, specialising in tax. He has over 10 years' experience advising on tax and commercial matters in major law firms, a global accounting firm and as an in-house tax advisor. Piotr has a particular interest in international taxation and has assisted multinational taxpayers on disputes involving cross-border financing, hybrid instruments, PEs and transfer pricing.
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22 March 2017