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Bell Gully

LEVEL 21, VERO CENTRE, 48 SHORTLAND STREET, PO BOX 4199, AUCKLAND 1140, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 916 8800
Fax:
Fax +64 9 916 8801
Email:
Web:
www.bellgully.com
Auckland, Wellington
Bell Gully, Mathew McKay, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND

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Mathew McKay

Tel:
Work +64 9 916 8329
Email:
Bell Gully

Work Department

Tax.

Position

Tax, Tax disputes and litigation

Career

​​Mathew has a well earned reputation for representing clients during the Inland Revenue audit and dispute resolution phases and in court proceedings to the highest level.

He advises on all aspects of New Zealand corporate tax law, including tax issues affecting mergers and acquisitions, capital restructuring and financing arrangements, cross border transactions, debt securitisations and employee remuneration arrangements. He also provides advice to clients on the establishment and operation of managed fund vehicles including portfolio investment entity (PIE) funds and limited partnerships.

Admitted 2001.

Member

Member of the Tax Committee of the New Zealand Law Society
Member of the International Fiscal Association

Education

LLB(Hons) University of Auckland.


New Zealand

Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Mathew McKay - Bell Gully

Within: Tax

Bell Gully ‚Äėprovides excellent service to consistently high standards and has a very practical approach. ‚ÄėAbsolutely brilliant‚Äô, said one client, who praises the team‚Äôs ‚Äėsteadfast dedication to working for the best outcomes‚Äô. In Auckland, team head Mathew McKay advises domestic and offshore clients on corporate tax law, particularly in the context of M&A transactions. Willy Sussman is New Zealand‚Äôs only specialist indirect tax lawyer, focusing on GST, VAT and customs and excise duty. Graham Murray and Jarrod Walker are also recommended. The team is advising Vodafone on tax aspects of its proposed merger with Sky Network Television.

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