Published on 17 Oct 19
by VICTORIAN DIVISION, THE TAX INSTITUTE
This presentation covers:
- principles of LPP
- recent development: Glencore International AG & Ors v Commissioner of Taxation  HCA 26
- complex and unresolved issues concerning LPP
- key concerns: Commissioner's perspective and experiences
- key concerns: Lawyers' perspective and experiences.
Amber Agustin, FTI, is a Partner at Clayton Utz and leads the Melbourne Tax Practice. Amber specialises in revenue litigation and disputes, and has particular expertise in the areas of regulator powers, tax administration and legal professional privilege. She has conducted litigation in the Federal Court, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, the state Supreme Courts and various state administrative appeal tribunals.
- Current at
16 December 2020
Fiona is an Assistant Commissioner at the Australian
Taxation Office. She has 19 years’ experience in taxation law and
currently works in the Tax Counsel Network providing advice on
the most complex tax technical issues, including audits, rulings,
litigation and legislative changes. She is a member of the General
Anti-Avoidance Rules (GAAR) Panel. Previously she has worked in the
Large Business & International and Litigation areas of the ATO. Fiona
is admitted to practise as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme
Court of Victoria and is admitted as a Chartered Tax Adviser by The
Tax Institute. She was a finalist in the Institute of Public Administration
Australia 2010 Young Public Sector Leader Awards and has lectured at
the Leo Cussen Institute in income tax and advanced capital gains tax.