Clint Harding & Alexander Rasmussen

Clint Harding leads the taxation practice at Arnold Bloch Leibler in Sydney focusing on corporate and international tax and is currently the Chair of The Taxation Institute’s Large Business & International Committee. Clint is joined by tax lawyer Alexander Rasmussen, also with Arnold Bloch Leibler in Sydney.

To Block Or Not To BlockCross-Border Royalties 

Alfonso Nuñez

Alfonso Nuñez is the Managing Director in the Andersen San Francisco office and has over 25 years of experience in corporate and international taxation. He advises US and international clients on international tax planning, transfer pricing and cross-border transactions.

US Corporations  – LLC or C-Corp 

Matthew Addison

Matthew Addison is the Deputy Chairman and Executive Director of the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Ltd (ICB) and holds various senior positions in stewardship and advisory groups with the ATO, TPB and others.

NSW Covid-19 Business Support –  Institute of Certified BookkeepersNSW JobSaver and Micro-Business Grant

Amanda Morton and Paul Goldin

Amanda Morton and Paul Goldin speak together on Tax Talks. Amanda is a commercial lawyer and litigator with over 30 years of experience. Paul is a renowned expert on trust and international tax issues.

Who Gets the Beach HouseWho Gets the Family Home 

Simone Daniells

Simone is a senior lawyer at Andreyev Lawyers. She regularly guides individuals and business owners through the process of putting in place the right agreement for them – whether by preparing contracts or reviewing contracts on their behalf. She gets personal satisfaction from bringing clarity and certainty to the lives of her clients so that they can move forward with confidence and success.

Unfair Contract TermsUnfair Contract Case StudyPrivate Ancillary Funds 

Scott Patterson

Scott Patterson of Alternate Strategies has extensive business and professional experience. His expertise stretches across all areas of small to medium enterprises (SME), including agricultural enterprises. 

Farm Succession

 

 

 

Tara Cuddihy

Tara Cuddihy is a Tax Director in the Private Clients Group of PwC in Brisbane. She has over 10 years of tax consulting experience working closely with privately owned groups, some of which have featured on the Queensland Top 150 Rich List. 

Structuring a Farming Business 

Jeri Wambeek

A qualified accountant and former tax agent, Jeri Wambeek is the co-founder and Chief Solutions Architect of WAOConnect, an advisory firm specialising in helping product-based businesses with inventory management solutions and cloud integration. 

Inventory ManagementERP SystemsERP Questions 

Melissa McGrath

Melissa McGrath is a Principal Lawyer within Coleman Greig’s Commercial Advice team. Melissa is a specialist Intellectual Property lawyer and Trade Mark Attorney with qualifications in both law and biochemistry and over 15 years’ experience.

Intellectual PropertyTaxation of IP 

Simon Bacon

Simon Bacon is a partner at Manby & Scott, a firm of specialist child support lawyers. With a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Melbourne, Simon has been a partner for 15 years and an admitted lawyer for 31 years.

Child Support PaymentsChild Maintenance Trust 

 

Bryce Figot

Bryce Figot of DBA Lawyers has worked in tax and superannuation over the past 20 years. A regular speaker at major industry events Bryce is a Specialist SMSF Advisor™ and Chartered Tax Adviser with a Master of Laws from the University of Melbourne’s Law School, where he is a Senior Fellow and subject coordinator of Taxation of Superannuation.

Property Development Within an SMSF 

 

Alan FitzGerald

Alan FitzGerald of PracticeConnections has been in specialist tax & accounting software for over 20 years and maintains a broad network of industry specialists locally and globally.

Tax Software 

James True

James True is a lawyer with LegalVision in Sydney and leads their employment law team covering all areas of employment across a broad range of industries. James also covers data and privacy including mandatory breach notification and obligations under the GDPR.

Intern or Employee 

Damien Lehmann

Damien Lehmann is a commercial and tax lawyer with Andreyev Lawyers in Sydney and Adelaide and has a refreshingly plain-spoken approach when it comes to discussing complicated tax or legal matters.

Company ConstitutionsDirector Penalty NoticesWhen the ATO Calls – Building on Land You Don’t Own 

Robyn Jacobson

Robyn Jacobson is the Senior Advocate at The Tax Institute. She is a Chartered Tax Adviser, Fellow of CA ANZ and CPA Australia, and Registered Tax Agent. Robyn regularly consults with the Treasury, ATO and professional bodies. Robyn has been recognised in a number of awards.

How Tax Law is Made Part IHow Tax Law is Made Part IIDiv 7A Dividends 

Kathy Evans

Kathy Evans is a partner at Findex in Albury and leads their specialist superannuation division. A popular speaker at SMSF conferences, Kathy is a SMSF Specialist Advisor focused on helping individuals and businesses meet their needs in the SMSF industry. 

LRBA Safe Harbour RulesWhy an SMSF  – Ask an SMSF Expert  

Bob Deutsch

Bob Deutsch is the Senior Tax Counsel at The Tax Institute  and taught tax over two decades at the UNSW as Professor in Taxation. A former Deputy President of the AAT, Bob is an ongoing contributor to the Thomson Reuters Australian Tax Handbook and a sought-after voice in the industry.

The Great DebateProperty vs Shares – Medicare Levy – Cum-Ex ScandalInternational Tax Update – Federal COVID-19 Stimulus Package No. 1 – Property and Tax – COVID-19 Stimulus Bill – COVID-19 Stimulus Review 

Peter Bobbin

Peter Bobbin is a principal lawyer of Coleman Greig Lawyers, focusing on tax advice, tax litigation and succession as well as superannuation, trust and estate planning. 

SIS Act NANIITAA 97 NANIITAA 97 NANE – Testamentary Trust Basics – Investing Super in Property – SMSF Corporate Trustees – SMSF Joint Property Acquisition – LRBA 

Gordon Mackenzie

Gordon Mackenzie is a lawyer, superannuation tax specialist and senior lecturer in the School of Taxation & Business Law at UNSW with extensive experience in corporate tax and superannuation. A former President of Taxpayers Australia and Deputy Chair of the IFSA Tax Committee, Gordon is now a Director at ICAA and CPA. 

Labor’s Proposed Tax and Super Changes – Death Benefits – SIS v Tax Dependants 

Mark Pizzacalla

A partner at BDO in Melbourne and a member of The Tax Institute’s Victorian Technical Committee, Dr Mark Pizzacalla has been a member of the Board of Taxation since 1 January 2015. With a PhD about the taxation of SMEs in Australia, Mark is one of the few tax practitioners whose work has been cited in Australia’s Parliament. 

Board of TaxationReview of Small Business Tax Concessions