The focus of CharterLaw’s tax controversy and tax litigation practice is our ability to robustly defend business and high net worth clients if they are in dispute with the ATO – either in court when required or by skilfully negotiating and settling with the ATO – whatever is required to achieve the best practical outcome for the client.

Our team of tax lawyers includes
the following senior lawyers
Scott Gray

Scott Gray

Tax controversy and
tax litigation lawyer
Peter McCrohon

Peter McCrohon

Tax advisory lawyer
Austin Pitman

Austin Pitman

Tax advisory lawyer

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Failure To Lodge

Failure To Lodge

Failure to lodge relevant ATO documents can lead to huge penalties and criminal prosecution. We can ensure you are not exposed to unnecessary payment of fines.

Tax Fraud & Evasion

Tax Fraud & Evasion

CharterLaw Legal can strategically negotiate, defend and settle most ATO claims concerning tax fraud and evasion, leaving you safe from the long arm of the law.

International Tax /Tax Havens

International Tax /Tax Havens

Tax havens & international tax structures are becoming less secretive & the ATO is more active in pursuing people who continue to evade tax from foreign sources, including tax havens.

Tax Audit & Objections

Tax Audit & Objections

You don’t have to agree with the ATO’s decisions if you are audited. We can defend you rights and guide you through the audit process so that we achieve the best result possible.

Tax Residency

Tax Residency

You shouldn’t have to pay tax in Australia if you do not meet the requirements for Australian tax residency, even if the ATO says that you do!

Who is CharterLaw

CharterLaw Legal has extensive experience in dealing with failure to lodge issues and utilises a solid network of high ranking contacts within the ATO to achieve results that can only be obtained by tax professional who understand ATO policies and procedures. Working constructively with the ATO in way that robustly protects your interests can result in potential ATO criminal prosecutions being avoided and a negotiated settlement with the ATO.

CharterLaw Legal is part of a professional services group that includes CharterLaw Accounting, and this gives us immediate access to chartered accountants who will undertake the necessary compliance work that must be prepared in order to make an appropriate disclosure to the ATO.

This allows CharterLaw Legal to control the entire process and to maintain confidentiality no third the parties are involved apart from yourself, the ATO and your CharterLaw adviser.

CharterLaw Legal offers sound technical confidential advice, which is bound by legal professional privilege, to ensure that your rights are protected and what you tell us stays with us.

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