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Lessons to be learned for litigators from tax cases in the last 12 months presentation


This presentaton covers:

  • the onus and standard of proof
  • Placer Dome – goodwill and “cats, dogs, rats and rabbits”
  • Harding – “a singular disagreement”
  • Resource Capital Fund IV – dealing with tax unicorns
  • BHP Billiton – tax and the art of “contextual conceptualisation.

Author profile

Paul Sokolowski CTA
Photo of author, Paul SOKOLOWSKI Paul Sokolowski, CTA, is a partner at Arnold Bloch Leibler, and is the national leader of the firm’s taxation practice. Paul advises clients, including high-net-worth individuals, large private groups and public entities in tax reviews, audits, disputes and litigation, and in domestic and international transactions. Paul is a regular speaker and writer for the Tax Institute, and other organisations and publications. He actively contributes to tax policy, legislative, technical and administrative development and debate. In March 2019, Paul won The Tax Institute’s 2019 Chartered Tax Advisor of the Year Award. - Current at 16 December 2020
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