• Large Business Liaison Group Minutes - 2 April 2014

    Meeting details

    Venue:

    McKay Boardroom

    ATO Amungula building

    Narellan Street, Canberra

    Date:

    Wednesday 2 April 2014

    Start:

    10:00

    Finish:

    14:30

    Chair:

    Frank Drenth, Executive Director, Corporate Tax Association

    Contact:

    Margaret Mahoney

    Phone:

    (02) 6216 8068

    Attendees

    ATO representatives

    Neil Olesen

    Second Commissioner Compliance Group

    Shane Reardon

    Deputy Commissioner Public Groups, Public Groups and & International

    James O'Halloran

    Deputy Commissioner, Indirect Tax

    Michael Cranston

    Deputy Commissioner, Private Groups and High Wealth Individuals

    Andrew England

    First Assistant Commissioner, Integrated Tax Design

    Margaret Mahoney

    Secretariat

    Treasury

    David Pearl

    General Manager, Corporate and International Tax Division

    Business community representatives

    Jarrod Ball

    Acting Chief Economist, Business Council of Australia (alternate to Peter Crone, Director Policy, Business Council of Australia)

    Alf Capito

    ‘Group 100’ representative (alternate to Michael Johnston, ‘Group 100’ representative)

    George Chenouda

    Tax Manager, Caltex

    Vanda Davis

    Director of Tax Australia, Director of Tax Australia, Ford Motor Company of Australia

    Frank Drenth

    Executive Director, Corporate Tax Association – (Chair)

    Dale Gordon

    Head of Tax, Governance and Regulations, The Westpac Group (alternate to Michael Barbour General Manager, Group Taxation, Westpac Banking Corporation)

    Craig Hespe

    Group General Manager, Taxation, Insurance Australia Group

    Paul Hooper

    Group Head of Tax, Lend Lease

    Chen Leong

    Vice President Taxation Asia Pacific, BHP Billiton Limited

    Premila Roe

    Head of Tax, Optus

    Dr Niv Tadmore

    Law Council of Australia

    David Watkins

    Partner, National Tax, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

    Karl Wood

    Chair, GST working group, Property Council of Australia

    Robert Zizic

    Group Taxation Manager, IBM Australia & New Zealand

    Julia Donohue

    Hoffman Donohue Pty Ltd (Facilitator for Agenda Item 3)

    Guest presenters

    Chris Jordan

    Commissioner of Taxation (for Agenda Item 2)

    Jeff Stevenson

    Assistant Commissioner Public Groups, Public Groups and International (for Agenda Item 3)

    Sharon Austin

    Team Leader, Public Groups, Public Groups and International (for Agenda Item 3)

    Leigh Chambers

    Team Leader, Public Groups, Public Groups and International (for Agenda Item 3)

    Adam Marks

    Case Officer, Public Groups, Public Groups and International (for Agenda Item 3)

    Mark Konza

    Deputy Commissioner, Corporate Tax Erosion (for Agenda Item 4)

    Paul Korganow

    Assistant Commissioner, International, Public Groups and International (for Agenda Item 4)

    Debbie Hastings

    First Assistant Commissioner, Review and Dispute Resolution (by phone for Agenda Item 6)

    Anne Edwards

    Assistant Commissioner, Review and Dispute Resolution (by phone for Agenda Item 6)

    Apologies

    Rob Heferen

    Executive Director, Revenue Group, The Treasury

    Michael Barbour

    General Manager, Group Taxation, Westpac Banking Corporation

    Peter Crone

    Director Policy, Business Council of Australia

    Michael Lawry

    Tax Manager, Santos

    Michael Johnston

    ‘Group 100’ representative

    Annette Chooi

    Assistant Deputy Commissioner Public Groups, Public Groups and International, ATO

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