Greens List Barristers

Michael Flynn QC Silk : 2015|Bar : 1993| Admitted : 1985

Michael Flynn practises principally in the areas of taxation, administrative law, trusts and commercial law. 

Phone : +61 3 9225 6471

Mobile : 0408 122 190

Email : michael.flynn@vicbar.com.au

Chambers : Owen Dixon Chambers West

Profile

Michael Flynn practises principally in the areas of taxation, administrative law, trusts and commercial law. He is a chartered accountant, was national president of the Tax Institute in 2014 and teaches CGT Problems in Practice in the postgraduate law program at Melbourne University.

Selected Cases

Lucic v Henry [2021] VSC 548 (Appeal from VCAT)

Commr of SR (Vic) v 1043 Melton Highway Pty Ltd [2020] VSC 820 (Stamp duty)

Trustee for Michael Hayes Family Trust v FCT [2019] FCAFC 226 (Public trading trust - rectification)

JSJG v FCT [2019] AATA 336 (Income tax on compensation payment)

Divas Beverages Holdings Ltd v FCT [2018] FCA 576

Trustees of WT & A Norman Superannuation Fund v FCT [2015] AATA 914 (Pt IVA and dividend washing)

FCT v Qantas Airways Ltd [2014] FCAFC 168 (FBT)

Cityrose v Booth and Kay & Burton [2013] VSC 504 (Contractual dispute re GST)

Regis Investments Pty Ltd v Commr of State Revenue (Vic) [2012] VSC 115 (Land rich duty)

State Trustees v Attorney-General (Vic) and University of Melbourne & Ors [2011] VSC 372 (Will construction)

FCT v Word Investments Pty Ltd (2008) 236 CLR 204 (Charitable status of a company carrying on a business)

WYPF v FCT [2021] AATA 3050 (GST - passing on)

Markin v Animals Australia Federation [2020] VSC 113 (Will construction)

Paule v FCT [2019 FCA 394 (CGT rollovers)

Aussiegolfa Pty Ltd v FCT [2018] FCAFC 122 (Super fund sole purpose and in-house asset tests)

M & M Diamond Creek Pty Ltd v Commr of SR (Vic) [2016] VCAT 2031(Stamp duty)

FCT v AusNet Transmission Group Pty Ltd [2015] FCAFC 60 (Deductions for copyright/ valuation/ tax consolidation)

IOOF Holdings Limited v FCT (2014) 224 FCR 535 (Tax consolidation/ admin law)

DCT v Ekelmans & Ors [2013] VSC 346 (Freezing orders)

FCT v Wentworth District Capital [2011] FCAFC 42 (Tax exempt status of bank)

Commr of State Taxation (SA) v Cyril Henschke Pty Ltd [2010] HCA 43 (Stamp duty)

 

Memberships & Committees

Victorian Bar

To get in touch with Michael Flynn QC | or for more information please contact the Clerk on:

+61 3 9225 7222clerkb@greenslist.com.au

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