Large Business Liaison Group minutes - 12 August 2013

Meeting details


ATO Offices
52 Goulbourn Street


Monday 12 August 2013






James O'Halloran, Deputy Commissioner, Indirect Tax


Margaret Mahoney


(02) 6216 8068


ATO representatives

Mark Konza

Acting Second Commissioner, Compliance

Shane Reardon

Deputy Commissioner, Public Groups and International (PG&I) - LBLG co-chair

James O'Halloran

Deputy Commissioner, Indirect Tax - LBLG co-chair

Jonathan Woodger

Deputy Chief Tax Counsel, Law & Practice (by phone)

Annette Chooi

Assistant Deputy Commissioner, PG&I

Margaret Mahoney


Business community representatives

Michael Barbour

General Manager, Group Taxation, Westpac Banking Corporation

George Chenouda

Tax Manager, Caltex

Peter Crone

Director Policy, Business Council of Australia

Vanda Davis

Director of Tax Australia, Ford Motor Company Australia

Craig Hespe

Group General Manager, Taxation Insurance Australia Group

Paul Hooper

Group Head of Tax, Lend Lease

Trevor Hughes

Managing Partner, Business Tax Services Oceania, Ernst & Young

Michael Lawry

Tax Manager, Santos

Chen Leong

Vice President Taxation Asia Pacific, BHP Billiton Limited

Andrew Mihno

Executive Director, Property Council of Australia (alternate to Karl Wood, Chair, GST working group, Property Council of Australia)

Premila Roe

Head of Tax, Optus

Dr Niv Tadmore

Law Council of Australia

Andrew Warren

General Manager Taxation - Asia Pacific, Xstrata Corporate

Robert Zizic

Group Taxation Manager, IBM Australia & New Zealand

Invited attendees

Chris Jordan

Commissioner of Taxation

Debbie Hastings

First Assistant Commissioner, Review and Dispute Resolution

Sue Sinclair

First Assistant Commissioner, ATO Corporate

Stuart Hamilton

Assistant Deputy Commissioner, PG&I

Brett Martin

Senior Assistant Commissioner, Indirect Tax

Darryl Richardson

Assistant Commissioner, Small Business/Individual Taxpayers

Jeff Stevenson

Assistant Commissioner, PG&I

Ian Read

Senior Assistant Commissioner, Indirect Tax

Trisha Clarke

Deputy Registrar, Australian Business Register

Nadine McBain

Assistant Commissioner, ATO Corporate

Alister Boyes

Director, Small Business/Individual Taxpayers

Benn Ayres

LBLG Secretariat


Bruce Quigley

Second Commissioner, Compliance

Rob Heferen

Executive Director, Revenue Group, The Treasury

Frank Drenth

Executive Director, Corporate Tax Association

Karl Wood

Chair, GST working group, Property Council of Australia

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