TAX DISPUTES: THE ONUS OF PROOF

By Andrew Henshaw, Director, Velocity Legal

The recent AAT decision of Carr and Commissioner of Taxation[2016] 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).

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ANDREW HENSHAW

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Andrew acts for a diverse range of private businesses, high net-wealth individuals and family groups. He specialises in business structuring, tax disputes and complex tax issues. He is passionate about leading by example, getting wins for his clients, solving difficult legal issues and … snowboarding!

 
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