Published on 24 May 05
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
The High Court's decision in Dick Smith Electronics forces income tax advisers to reconsider basic concepts such as calculating CGT cost base, what to include in CGT proceeds on disposal and whether relief from double taxation is available. Find out the problem areas, the ATO response to the decision and how to deal with old and new transactions.
Sue leads the Holding Redlich Melbourne Tax Risk Management and Disputes practice. She advises clients on tax risk management including tax governance and ensuring that clients have sufficient evidence to defend their positions. She has acted in various AAT, Federal Court, High Court and Supreme Court tax cases. Sue is also an accredited mediator and has assisted clients in resolving disputes using various ADR mechanisms. Sue was the President of The Tax Institute in 2008, has been a member of several advisory boards, has participated in many consultative forums and lectures in the University of Melbourne Masters of Law program.
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