Michael is a qualified Chartered Accountant, Registered Company Auditor and holder of a Certificate of Public Practice with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and provides audit and assurance services to a range of clients including ASX listed companies, Not-For-Profit organisations, charities and privately held entities. With his strong understanding of accounting best practice and … Continued
As a chartered accountant with over 12 years of professional practice experience Michael provides his clients with extensive experience across a full range of business advisory services, bringing them a peace of mind that only synonymous with a fully qualified and experienced professional. Throughout his career Michael has overseen the assurance engagements for a number … Continued
As a chartered accountant with over 10 years of experience in public practice, Ben is a well-rounded professional with diverse industry experience with particular expertise advising on taxation issues affecting corporate and multinational clients. With an impressive breadth of international experience under his belt, Ben has advised outbound clients in a number of jurisdictions including … Continued
Chris is a senior member of the funds management services team at Pitcher Partners Melbourne. With his 13 years of professional experience assisting a diverse range of clients, Chris provides accounting, taxation and commercial advisory services to privately owned businesses, not-for-profit organisations, high net wealth families and financial service businesses, including managed funds. Chris’ specialises … Continued
Join Pitcher Partners as we discuss this year’s Federal Budget and its impact on Australian businesses. Our comprehensive analysis will examine the tax, industry and economic implications of what is expected to be a ‘pre-election’ Budget, allowing you to make informed decisions and plan for the next financial year. Our expert speakers will discuss the … Continued
The ATO has released a package of guidance materials (“Guidance”) targeting trust distributions under section 100A. The ATO outline that they could seek to apply section 100A where tax benefits are being obtained from arrangements in connection with such distributions.
The ATO has revised its view regarding unpaid present entitlements (“UPEs”) for Division 7A purposes that has been in effect since 16 December 2009. For UPEs arising on or after 1 July 2022, TR 2010/3 and PS LA 2010/4 will be withdrawn with the consequence that interest-only complying sub-trust arrangements will no longer be accepted.
Cathleen a Principal within the Private Business and Family Advisory division, Cathleen has worked in the industry for over 30 years. Specialising in providing employment and outsourcing services, Cathleen is a trusted advisor, recognised for her knowledge, attention to detail and exceptional client service. Additionally, Cathleen specialises in taxation harmonisation and related compliance for expats, … Continued
Last week, Canva’s co-founders Melanie Perkins, Cliff Obrecht and Cameron Adams pledged to donate 30% (approx. $16.4b) of their business’s equity into the Canva Foundation. This is a very generous donation and is an example of long-term planned philanthropy in action.