Angelina is a Tax Dispute Resolution and Controversy Partner in KPMG Law and has over 19 years’ experience specialising in tax controversy and dispute resolution. Angelina has represented high wealth individuals, corporations and multinationals subject to Australian Taxation Office (ATO) Reviews and Audits, including the early assessment of contemporaneous evidence, audit strategy, and conducting successful negotiations leading to satisfactory resolution of ATO inquiries, risk reviews and audits.
Angelina assists and advises her clients throughout all stages of an ATO inquiry from risk reviews, audits, objections, alternative dispute resolution and litigation. Angelina has significant experience in acting as instructing solicitor in large scale litigation in the Federal Court and Administrative Appeals tribunal, both on behalf of large corporates, private clients, and on behalf of the Commissioner of Taxation. This provides Angelina with a unique insight and perspective on how to prepare for and manage a taxpayers dealings with the ATO and other revenue authorities such a the State Revenue Office (SRO) and AusIndustry.
Angelina advises on effectively preparing for and resolving disputes and audits with the ATO, the preparation of evidence, application of legal professional privilege, freedom of information and the ATO Access powers (including responding to onshore and offshore formal information gathering processes that occur during ATO risk reviews and audits).