In today’s business environment, there’s a high commercial premium on sound and legally privileged taxation advice.
Grant Thornton’s Legal team operates a boutique practice within the broader Grant Thornton firm. With a deep understanding of the complexity of Australian tax law, the team offers a range of specialist services (refer table). Our advice is trusted, innovative and commercial, with a nuanced understanding of operational variables such as the strategic issues at stake, the competitive landscape and risk profile.
Legal services available to clients
|Taxation dispute advice||Tax and legal advice regarding disputes between taxpayers and the ATO|
|Taxation-related agreements||Drafting of: Tax consolidated and Indirect Tax sharing and tax funding agreements Company constitutions Division 7A Loan agreements|
|Taxation due diligence||Conduct detailed analyses of the taxation affairs of companies in order to assist in their decision to engage in M&A activities under the protection of legal professional privilege.|
|Legal professional privilege||In appropriate circumstances provision of advice by GTAL Legal enables client protection in the form of Legal Professional Privilege.|
Grant Thornton Australia is proud of our respected Legal Advisory service. It is a strong differentiating factor between our service offering and those of many of our competitors.