TAX DISPUTES: THE ONUS OF PROOF
By Andrew Henshaw, Director, Velocity Legal
The recent AAT decision of Carr and Commissioner of Taxation AATA 638 is a timely reminder of the evidentiary hurdle that taxpayers face when trying to overturn an Assessment. When it comes to tax disputes, the proof is in the pudding (the end result is the mark of the success or failure of one’s efforts or planning).
Andrew specialises in difficult tax disputes and complex tax advice. He is passionate about getting wins for his clients, solving difficult legal issues and giving clear practical advice.
Andrew acts for a diverse range of private businesses, high net-wealth individuals and family groups. Andrew has been a Director of Velocity Legal since the firm was founded in 2016, and established Velocity Legal’s Sydney practice in 2019.