Published on 11 Nov 20
by NATIONAL DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This paper covers an overview of the regulatory framework for decommissioning under Australian offshore petroleum and environmental law, and potential areas for reform.
Jane Ballard is a senior associate in Herbert Smith Freehills’ international energy and resources team based in Perth. She has also spent time working in the firm’s London office in the energy and infrastructure practice and is qualified to practice both Australian and English law. She has experience in a wide range of domestic and international projects in the oil and gas, natural resources and power sectors and has acted for many of the oil and gas majors. Her experience includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory matters and project development.
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30 November 2020
Tristan is an Associate Director at Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills. He has more than ten years’ practice in corporate tax and transactional matters, with broad expertise across income tax, stamp duty and GST and a focus on the natural resources and real estate sectors. His experience includes advising on tax issues for acquisitions and divestments, financing, joint ventures, farm-ins, and treatment of expenditure. Tristan holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce with First Class Honours from the University of Western Australia, and a Masters of Taxation from the University of New South Wales.
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24 January 2022