Matthew specialises in tax.
Matthew has 9 years of experience in the areas of tax dispute resolution and tax advisory.
On the tax disputes front, Matthew's experience has included tax litigation, as well as tax audits, reviews and disclosures for both listed groups and private clients. Matthew also has experience in alternative tax dispute resolution.
Matthew's tax advisory experience encompasses both federal and state taxes. Matthew has provided taxation advice in respect of operating structures in the aged care/retirement living sector.
Matthew works fluently in Chinese Mandarin and has worked extensively with Chinese state-owned and private clients on their businesses in the Australian market.
Prior to joining the Victorian Bar, Matthew was a Senior Associate in the tax group at King & Wood Mallesons.
Matthew holds a Master of Laws specialising in tax law from the University of Melbourne. He completed his undergraduate studies in Law and Commerce at the same university as a National Scholar, where he graduated with First Class Honours in Law.
Matthew's tax experience includes the following areas:
International tax | Thin capitalisation | Transfer pricing | Tax treaties | Foreign currency | Controlled Foreign Companies | Withholding tax
Taxation of financial transactions | TOFA | Debt/equity
Taxation of companies | Imputation | Consolidation | Private company deemed dividends
Deductibility | Capital/revenue | Capital allowances | Tax loss rules
Capital gains tax | Small business concessions
Taxation of trusts | Managed investment trusts
Taxation of not-for-profits
Employment taxes | Employee share schemes | Personal services income | Fringe benefits tax | Payroll tax
Duties | Land tax | GST
Tax information gathering powers
Commercial and administrative law
Matthew has also practised in commercial and administrative law at the Bar. He draws upon 9 years of experience working in the commercial legal market, where he has acted for listed, private and government clients in relation to:
Banking & finance | Lending transactions | Debt capital markets | APRA regulation | Hybrid capital issuances
Commercial contracts | Mergers & acquisitions | Join ventures | Corporations law | Financial services licensing
Real estate transactions | Property trusts
Investment funds | Units trusts | Discretionary trusts | Limited partnerships
Government decision-making | Regulatory investigations | Freedom of information
在加入维多利亚州出庭律师协会之前，孟律师是金杜律师事务所税务部门的资深律师。 孟律师作为出庭律师也有经验协助客户处理商业法，金融法，和政府法方面的事物。 孟律师拥有墨尔本大学税务法的法律硕士学位。孟律师在墨尔本大学作为国家级学者还获得了一级荣誉法律学士学位和商业学士学位。 孟律师的维多利亚州出庭律师协会简介：https://www.vicbar.com.au/profile/9060. 孟律师的领英简介：https://au.linkedin.com/in/matthew-meng-092919b1
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