Steve is a Partner who works within our specialist Taxation team, based in Sydney.
For more than 20 years, Steve has advised companies on corporate tax matters, with a focus on planning and global tax compliance.
He has worked closely with investment banks in the financial services sector, as well as a range of multinational organisations in the consumer goods and industrial products sectors, advising them on complex corporate tax, and global compliance.
As a former partner of a major international accounting firm, Steve has been a key contributor in developing tax compliance offerings and technology implementation in taxation accounting in Australia.
He was part of a global specialist group that advised clients on tax effect accounting, compliance process re-engineering and effectiveness, global tax compliance monitoring, and risk assessment and reporting under IFRS and USGAAP.
Steve also has extensive experience in dealing with State and Federal Revenue Authorities covering audit strategy, risk review negotiations and audit defence in Australia and abroad.
Key assignments that Steve has worked on include deconsolidating a multinational group, audit defence of a major international property group, vendor due diligence, and private equity/MBO acquisition of a lease finance company.
Steve holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Computing) and a Master of Business (Finance).