Andrew Ryan > MinterEllisonRuddWatts > Auckland, New Zealand > Lawyer Profile

MinterEllisonRuddWatts
PWC TOWER, 15 CUSTOMS STREET WEST
PO BOX 105 249
AUCKLAND 1143
New Zealand

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial

Position

Partner – Tax, Member of the MinterEllisonRuddWatts board

Career

Andrew is a chartered accountant and lawyer who has been a tax adviser since 1993.

Andrew is experienced in advising clients on all aspects of New Zealand tax laws, and assists on structuring business to be tax efficient and compliant from a New Zealand and cross-border perspective.

Andrew has particular expertise in corporate taxation and obtaining binding rulings from Inland Revenue, including corporate and trust structuring, tax disputes, rulings and settlements, employment and executive remuneration taxation and mergers and acquisitions.

He acts for employers with stock option plans and high net worth individuals looking to migrate to New Zealand. Andrew has advised domestic and international clients on the full range of taxation related matters.

Andrew practices in all areas of corporate tax law for his clients which include the leading New Zealand banks, many corporates, private equity funds and international financial institutions and companies.

Andrew was admitted to the bar in New Zealand in 1996.

Languages

English

Memberships

Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of New Zealand

Member, International Fiscal Association (New Zealand)

Member, New Zealand Law Society Tax Reform Committee

Education

MTaxS (Hons), University of Auckland (1999)

CA, Institute of Chartered Accountants (1996)

LLB, University of Otago (1993)

BCA, Victoria University of Wellington (1990)

Lawyer Rankings

New Zealand > Tax

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