Sue is a partner in the Dispute Resolution and Litigation team with more than 30 years’ experience in federal and state tax risk and dispute management including:
Sue is recognised for combining technical and strategic advice to provide certainty on tax issues. She works with clients to avoid disputes by ensuring evidence is available to support positions and, where necessary, engaging with the ATO to agree tax outcomes. Where disputes arise, Sue’s extensive experience in ADR and settlement negotiations against the ATO, Innovation Australia and other revenue authorities provides a strong platform for successful outcomes.
Sue is an accredited mediator, a lecturer in the Master of Laws program at University of Melbourne, a member of the Commissioner of Taxation’s Remedial Powers Panel and a former president of the Tax Institute.
Sue has been listed in The Best Lawyers in Australia 2012 to 2022 edition for Tax Law.
Sue’s recent experience includes:
14 December 2021 - Knowledge
Private groups need to prepare for their Next 5,000 reviews by implementing documented tax governance and reviewing key focus areas to validate positions, including Division 7A arrangements and that trusts have made valid distribution resolutions.
22 December 2020 - Knowledge
The Administrative Appeals Tribunal recently overturned the Commissioner of Taxation’s decision to deny a small business access to JobKeeper and substituted a decision that the applicant is entitled to the scheme.
22 Mar 22 to 22 Nov 22
In this seminar series, we look at the opportunities and issues for major infrastructure projects across a range of sectors, including health, housing and new energy. This seminar series is being offered in our Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney offices. Registration for this seminar series is complimentary and now open.
07 Apr 22 to 10 Nov 22
More than ever, ports are vital nodes for an increasingly complex web of international trade and supply chains. Ports have become an increasing focus for security, environmental and competition regulation and their role and efficiency within global supply chains is being scrutinised by governments and industry alike. At the same time, ports find themselves at the forefront of the development and facilitation of alternative energy sources, often literally acting as the gatekeepers for the inflow of such technology and projects into Australia or out to the rest of the world. This series will look at how Australian ports might navigate these challenges and opportunities in 2022.
10 May 22 to 29 Nov 22
Holding Redlich is pleased to invite you to our 2022 Queensland local government seminar series which we have tailored specifically for mayors, councillors and Queensland local government employees including lawyers, town planners and compliance officers. These seminars will offer you insights, updates and practical tips from our experts on topics which we consider to be particularly relevant for local governments.