Published on 01 Aug 01
by "TAXATION IN AUSTRALIA" JOURNAL ARTICLE
On Remembrance Day 1999, the Government announced that it would introduce a uniform capital allowance system and that it was committed to simplifying the tax law by streamlining the tax treatment for depreciating assets.
Karen Payne CTA
Karen Payne, CTA, is the inaugural Chief Executive Officer of the Board of Taxation • effective 31 March 2016. Karen was appointed as a member of the Board of Taxation in May 2015. She is also the Chair of the Board’s working group advising on the implementation of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) BEPS Action 2 Report • Neutralising the Effects of Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements. Karen was a member of the advisory panel of the Board of Taxation from 2010 until her appointment to the Board in May 2015. Karen was previously a tax partner with Minter Ellison specialising in corporate, funds and international tax. She has over 20 years experience as a taxation adviser at top-tier legal and accounting firms. She is a Chartered Tax Adviser and member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. She has a degree in Law and Commerce and Masters Degree in Taxation, all from the University of New South Wales. She has extensive experience managing complex tax-related matters for major multinationals, publicly listed companies and Australian IPOs across the financial services, property, mining, energy and utilities sectors. Current at 04 August 2016
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