Ben Macpherson


Manager - Taxation Services

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Professional Background

Ben has worked in public practice for over 5 years focusing on taxation issues a ecting corporate and multinational clients.

He has a wide understanding of the taxation issues affecting both inbound and outbound clients, and has provided advice on structuring investments and business operations. Ben has provided advice to outbound clients in a number of jurisdictions including the US, UK, throughout Asia and the Middle East.

As well as international and corporate tax, Ben regularly assists local start-up companies with structuring and ongoing tax issues. Ben has assisted companies with applications for government grants, including; Research and Development, Accelerating Commercialisation and Export Market Development Grants.

Ben regularly deals with issues a ecting large proprietary companies and small/medium listed companies and has experience preparing deferred tax calculations and disclosures.

Ben has contributed to professional publications and regularly presents on income tax issues. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate Income Tax
  • International Tax
  • Tax Consolidation Regime
  • Fringe Benefits Tax
  • Government Grants 

Industry Experience

  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Health care
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining & Mining Services
  • Property
  • Retail

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce - Business Law and Accounting
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA)

Articles Published

Is your new business eligible for innovation tax concessions?

16th January 2018

Ben Macpherson

*/This article was written in partnership with Pragma Legal [1]/* Since Australia’s competitiveness in the future rests to a large extent on o...

Unpacking the Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive: what will it mean for junior explorers?

9th January 2018

Ben Macpherson

The good news lies in the continued opportunity for explorers to pass on tax credits to shareholders, with the JMEI acting as a replacement for th...

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