Mr Peter Murray > Hall & Wilcox > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Hall & Wilcox
LEVEL 11, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER
525 COLLINS STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia

Work Department

Tax

Position

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, investment in infrastructure assets, thin capitalisation and debt/equity, capital/revenue characterisation, tax consolidation, repatriation of profits, trusts, application of the general anti-avoidance rules (GAAR), and tax risk management and dispute resolution.

Career

Peter joined Hall & Wilcox in 2015 after 30 years with KPMG where he was a Senior Tax Partner.

Memberships

Peter is a Life Member (CTA) of The Tax Institute, Chartered Tax Advisor, Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand, and Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is a former member of the ATO General Anti Avoidance Rule (GAAR) Panel and a past President of The Tax Institute.

Education

LLB, BComm

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > Tax

The team at Hall & Wilcox has broad expertise across transactional tax issues, disputes and compliance work, with specialists in key tax regimes including GST, international tax and superannuation. A key development for the practice has been its government-side practice, with the team now advising public sector organisations at state and Commonwealth level. Practice head Peter Murray  specialises in corporate tax work, including the tax elements of M&A and restructurings. Anthony Bradica focuses on federal tax regimes and compliance, with a strong record in tax planning advice.