Published on 17 May 18
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation covers:
- TA 2017/1 – 4 types of staples
- finance staple – features
- synthetic equity staple – features
- royalty staple – features
- stapled structures “integrity package”.
Greg Davies QC, CTA, practises principally in taxation and revenue law, administrative law, commercial law, corporations law and equity and trusts. He has appeared in many long and complex matters in the Federal Court at trial and appellate levels as well as in the High Court. Greg appeared in the following High Court cases: ElecNet (Aust) Pty Ltd v FCT, FCT v Sun Alliance Investments Pty Ltd, FCT v McNeil, FCT v Scully and FCT v Consolidated Press Holdings Ltd. He also appeared in leading Part IVA cases in the Full Federal Court, including AXA Asia Pacific Holdings Ltd v FCT, FCT v Lenzo, FCT v Ashwick, Puzey v FCT, FCT v Star City Ltd, Spassked Pty Ltd v FCT, Cumins v FCT, Pridecraft Pty Ltd v FCT and Eastern Nitrogen Ltd v FCT.
- Current at
31 October 2019
Eugene is a barrister who practises principally in the area of tax. He has appeared in a number of leading tax cases in the High Court and Federal Court, including BHP (the “associates” case), Watson, AusNet, Orica, SPI PowerNet, Australian Pipeline Trust and Financial Synergy Holdings. He also provides opinions and assists clients in their dealings with the Commissioner. Eugene has a Master of Tax from the University of Melbourne where he is a Senior Fellow of the Law Faculty, lecturing in the subjects Comparative Tax Avoidance and Tax Avoidance and Planning.
- Current at
19 June 2019