Strategic tax advice

Tax touches everything. You need a plan.

As the old adage goes, there are two things certain in life: death and taxes. While Redchip can’t help you avoid the former, our Strategic Taxation team provides you with advice tailored to your specific circumstances to ensure you achieve your objectives.

Your business is subject to a myriad of direct and indirect taxes.

In many cases, the strategic advice you receive in respect of taxation will determine whether you receive a good or a great overall outcome.

We work with you and your professional advisers to remove the risk in respect of:

  • Statutory requirements and compliance
  • Business structuring and restructuring options within any context
  • Potential liabilities or exposure in commercial transactions, settlements, or related party transactions
  • Understanding the consequences that could arise from inadequately responding to ATO requests and entering into dispute with the ATO

Our advice is not only focused on removing risk. Redchip’s Strategic Tax Advisory team also provides strategic advice to help you identify and capitalise on any available tax concessions and grant opportunities. Our clients benefit from our deep technical expertise and experience in dealing with tax authorities.

From technical advice through to documentation, we help you tackle tax issues that are as general or industry-specific as your needs require. Tax issues may arise in relation to:

  • Business structuring and restructuring
  • Estate Planning
  • Acquisitions & divestments
  • Complex commercial transactions
  • Small business CGT concessions
  • ATO dispute management
  • Tax compliance
  • International tax matters & Residency

We have obtained a wide range of favourable ATO rulings and objections and provided structured advice for:

  • Large scale commercial property transactions which have included foreign, domestic and self-managed superannuation fund investors
  • International clients – including a Cayman Islands’ law firm structuring a subsidiary in the People’s Republic of China

We understand that technical strength is not the sole determinant of a good tax outcome – which is why we invest heavily in understanding every nuance of your business and personal circumstances to optimise the result.

Meet The Experts


Trung Vu


Translating complex tax law into language and contexts that are easy for clients to grasp is a skill that Trung Vu relishes, and one that sets him...

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Brian Richards

Specialist Tax Consultant

Unlike most sane people, Brian Richards loves tax, and anyone who has attended a Redchip Tax Event will understand what we mean.

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Ian Tindale


A true industry veteran, Ian Tindale has experience spanning 25 years as a lawyer in many different sectors – from litigation, to property,...

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Stephen Harvey


Stephen is the man with the answers for clients seeking technical information regarding business and investment structures and restructures.

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Gavin Barnes


Redchip was established by Gavin Barnes in the mid-1990s based on an instinct that business owners and entrepreneurs would respond positively to...

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Thomas Bevitt


The daily challenges and strategic opportunities served up by his commercial law clients are the drivers behind Thomas Bevitt’s career.

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