Published on 01 Jun 10
by "TAXATION IN AUSTRALIA" JOURNAL ARTICLE
Recent cases in New Zealand on the general anti-avoidance provisions have drawn some attention in Australia, particularly cases involving the banks. There are also other cases awaiting judgment in New Zealand (eg convertible note financing). In this article, Joanne Dunne reviews the recent New Zealand cases, considers whether the law has changed in New Zealand, and what this might mean for tax advice sought from New Zealand.
Joanne Dunne CTA is a Director at PwC, Melbourne. She is a former tax partner at law firms in both Australia and New Zealand. She has more than 20 years' tax experience in general income tax, corporate tax, international tax and tax controversy. She is recognised as a leading tax lawyer by a number of independent legal guides including Doyles Guide, and is a member of a wide range of professional organisations, including acting as co-chair of the Tax Institute's Tax Disputes Committee.
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31 May 2017