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Ms Arlene Macdonald Retired i

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Profession:
Barrister
Practice Area:
Estate planning/administration, Tax
Branch/Chapter:
STEP South Australia

Arlene appears and advises in a wide range of Commonwealth and State tax disputes concerning income tax, CGT, GST and other tax issues (including areas where taxation law overlaps including trust law, deceased estates, family law, corporations law and problematical tax recovery). She is experienced in acting for both the Commissioner of Taxation and for different types of taxpayers who are in dispute with the revenue authorities or who need advice on how tax law applies in their case.
She also practices more generally in the area of trust law whether tax issues are involved or not and administrative law as it relates to revenue matters such as the use of taxation powers to access to documents.