David is a specialist tax and legal adviser who acts for listed and private corporate groups, and their owners, in all areas of tax and related law including GST and state taxes. David has been involved in a wide range M&A transactions assisting listed and unlisted entities and has significant expertise dealing with tax effective business restructures and exits. He is a specialist adviser on trust law and taxation of trusts including MITs.
Prior to founding dbm horizons David was:
• a tax partner at Mills Oakley and McCullough Robertson
• the head of the Brisbane office of KPMG Legal and Tax and the national lead of tax law for M&A, corporate and financial services
In addition, David has significant experience assisting taxpayers and their advisers in dispute matters including tax reviews, audits and complex tax negotiations, and settlements with the ATO and the State revenue offices.
David is a Legal Practitioner, Registered Tax Agent, Chartered Tax Adviser and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
– BCom, LLB, CA, CTA