Tax

50 join Jones Day’s global partnership

50 join Jones Day’s global partnership

The gigantic promotions round reflects the firm’s "commitment to developing and advancing lawyers throughout the world"

Baker McKenzie confirms role in Australia’s biggest hotel deal for 2020

Baker McKenzie confirms role in Australia’s biggest hotel deal for 2020

The firm advised in the sale of a17-hotel portfolio for $180m

15 join MinterEllison partnership

15 join MinterEllison partnership

The promotion cycle saw 29 lawyers elevated to leadership positions, over half of which were women

Former Freshfields partner arrested in German tax-scam case

Former Freshfields partner arrested in German tax-scam case

The lawyer was arrested because he was deemed a flight risk

Barrister disbarred for tax fraud

Barrister disbarred for tax fraud

The barrister had served more than three years in prison after avoiding paying £274,000 (about $447,000) in taxes.

Panama Papers-linked Australians on the hook after ATO raids

Panama Papers-linked Australians on the hook after ATO raids

More than 1,000 taxpayers are under ATO investigation with up to 60 clients of six accountants contacted this week alone.