Professional background

Gavin Favelle is a Senior Manager in the Tax Consulting Group. Gavin provides tax consulting advice and tax compliance services to a wide variety of corporate, trust and individual clients. He also assists in the preparation and presentation of income tax training to all levels of staff both within Pitcher Partners and to external audiences. Examples of recent engagements include:

  • Preparation of corporate income tax returns for a number of large tax consolidated groups
  • Assisting a number of wholly-owned corporate groups through the process of forming a tax consolidated group
  • Providing taxation advice on a multi-tiered sale of a software and logistics group
  • Providing advice to clients regarding tax efficient exit strategies
  • Providing taxation advice to group performing back-door listing on the ASX
  • Application of Small Business CGT concessions to various family groups
  • Providing tax advice on prior year losses, including the application of loss recoupment tests and consolidations
  • Providing advice on the income tax, and regulatory requirements of a share buy back
  • Responding to ATO positions on Part IVA

Industry expertise

  • Information, communication and technology
  • Investment
  • Property and construction
  • Mining
  • Retail

Areas of expertise

  • Capital gains tax, including rollover relief and small business concessions
  • Income tax
  • International tax
  • Sale of business, mergers and acquisitions
  • Tax consolidation

Professional qualifications and memberships

  • Bachelor of Business – University of Technology Sydney
  • Advanced Tax – Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia
    Chartered Tax Advisor

Publications and speaking engagements

  • Various presentations to Pitcher Partners Critical Point Network on various income tax and GST related issues
  • Presentation to various tax discussion groups
  • Presentation to the Association of Tax and Management Accountants

Email : gfavelle@pitcher-nsw.com.au
Phone : (02) 9228 2214