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Hall & Wilcox

LEVEL 11, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER, 525 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE, VIC 3000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 3 9603 3555
Fax:
Fax +61 3 9670 9632
Email:
Web:
www.hallandwilcox.com.au
Hall & Wilcox, Peter Murray, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

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Peter Murray

Tel:
Work +61 3 9603 3686
Email:
Hall & Wilcox

Work Department

Tax

Position

Peter is the section leader of the firm’s Taxation team. Peter specialises in corporate tax issues impacting listed and privately owned corporate groups and high net wealth individuals, and managing tax disputes. His specific areas of specialisation include corporate group reorganisations, mergers and acquisition, including domestic, inbound and outbound investment, thin captalisation and debt / equity, capital / revenue characterization, tax consolidation, repatriation of profits, trusts, application of the general anti-avoidance rules (GAAR), and tax risk management and dispute resolution.

Career

Peter has recently joined Hall & Wilcox after nearly 30 years as a Senior Partner at KPMG and KPMG Legal. He is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and High Court of Australia. He is admitted to practice in Victoria. Peter is currently a member of the ATO General Anti Avoidance Rule (GAAR) Panel and a past President of the Tax Institute.

Languages

English

Member

Tax Institute of Australia (Life Member), Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand, Member of Australian Institute of Company Directors

Education

Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws - University of New South Wales (1983)


Australia

Tax

Within: Tax

The Melbourne-centred team at Hall & Wilcox is led by Peter Murray and has a focus on the banking, funds, insurance, property, construction and media and technology sectors. It handles the entire spectrum of tax-related matters and recently advised Hong-Kong based Eternal Best Industrial on the tax implications of its proposed acquisition of an Australian shoe manufacturer and retailer. Bucher Municipal receives ongoing advice on federal and state tax compliance. Anthony Bradica specialises in taxation planning and structuring for corporate clients and Marina Raulings excels at transaction-related stamp duty and GST matters. Michael Parker and Andrew O’Bryan are both well regarded for advice on income tax, capital gains tax and transactions.

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