Dennis Lear FCA, B.Com, CTA, Tax Agent
Director of Oxley Advisers Pty Limited
Chartered Accountants and Taxation Advisers
Dennis has been a taxation partner of Greenwood Challoner & Co, a Director of Greenwoods & Freehills Pty Limited and a foundation partner of its predecessor firm, a Director of his own firm and taxation principal and partner of Andersen and Ernst & Young for a total of 25 years. Since 2007 he has provided Taxation and Business advice as a Director of Oxley Advisers Pty Limited.
Dennis has over 30 years’ experience in advising all facets of tax and business affairs of public and large privately owned corporations and organisations involved in a wide variety of business enterprise. He has advised on the acquisition and restructuring of major commercial business and projects in many different industries, the structuring of domestic and international transactions and the restructuring of the tax affairs of resident companies.
He advises senior executives of public and privately owned companies and entities in relation to their taxation affairs, together with analysis of various alternatives in respect of their tax positions under various arrangements. He also advises high net wealth and high income individuals and their controlled entities in respect of taxation planning issues and their taxation responsibilities.
He provides all necessary services and advice in respect of taxation matters for all legal entities and individuals including all necessary compliance issues and manages the firm’s responsibilities as Tax Agent in Australia.
Dennis also provides pro-bono advice in respect of the formation and continuation of charitable, benevolent and philanthropic organisations.