C. Public hearings

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Australian Taxation Office

Mr Chris Jordan AO, Commissioner of Taxation
Mr Ramez Katf, Chief Information Officer
Mr Neil Olesen, Second Commissioner
Ms Emma Rosenzweig, Acting Deputy Commissioner
Ms Melinda Smith, Chief Service Delivery Officer

The Treasury

Mr Philip Akroyd, Senior Adviser
Mr Graeme Davis, Acting Division Head

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Inspector-General of Taxation

Mr Duy Dam, Acting General Manager
Mr Andrew McLoughlin, Deputy Inspector-General of Taxation
Mr Ali Noroozi, Inspector-General of Taxation

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Professor Michael Hiscox, Director, Behavioural Economics Team of the Australian Government
Ms Amanda Kingston, Senior Advisor, Projects, Behavioural Economics Team of the Australian Government
Mr Alastair MacGibbon, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security
Ms Tara Oliver, Managing Director, Behavioural Economics Team of the Australian Government

Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Australian National Audit Office

Mr Tom Ioannou, Acting Deputy Auditor-General

Australian National Audit Office

Mr Andrew Morris, Executive Director, Performance Audit Services Group

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Mr Richard Highfield, Private capacity

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Attorney-General's Department

Mr Adrian Breen, Assistant Secretary, Transnational Crime Branch
Mr Daniel Mossop, Director, Financial Crime Section

Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC)

Mr David Ross, Head of Determination, Targeting Criminal Wealth

Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC)

Mr David Hawkins, A/g National Manager, Strategic Intelligence and Policy

Monday, 17 July 2017

Commonwealth Parliament Offices
1 Bligh Street, Sydney

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Mr Michael Croker, Tax Leader, Australia
Mr Peter Vial, New Zealand Country Head and Tax Leader

Behavioural Insights Team UK – Sydney Office

Mr Edward Bradon, Senior Advisor
Dr Rory Gallagher, Managing Director, Asia-Pacific

Board of Taxation

Ms Karen Payne, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member


Mr Osmond Chiu, Policy and Research Officer
Mr Michael Tull, Assistant National Secretary

Private Capacity

Professor Robert Slonim


Mr Ken Thomas, General Manager

Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance

Mr Alex Cullen, Research Associate

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Parliament of Victoria
55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne

Institute of Public Accountants

Mr Tony Greco, General Manager, Technical Policy

CPA Australia

Mr Paul Drum, Head of Policy


Ms Jasmine Koh, General Counsel
Mr Joe McGuire, Global Head of Sales and Partnerships

Tax and Super Australia

Mr David Ebdon, Tax Specialist, Technical Services

Private Capacity

Professor Helen Anderson

Your Life Choices

Ms Kaye Fallick, Publisher
Mr Drew Patchell, Digital Operations Manager

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

PayPal Australia

Mr Simon Edwards, Director, Government Relations

Council of Small Business Australia

Mr Peter Strong, Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

The Tax Institute

Ms Stephanie Caredes, Tax Counsel
Mr Matthew Pawson, President

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO)

Mr Craig Latham, Deputy Ombudsman
Mr James Strachan, Director Advocacy

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Private Capacity

Dr Christopher Berg

Private Capacity

Professor Sinclair Davidson

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Master Grocers Australia

Mr Jos de Bruin, Chief Executive Officer
Ms Carmel Goldsmith, Member

Australian Retailers Association

Mr Michael Heath, Director Policy, Government and Corporate Affairs
Mr Rohan Pike, Illicit Trade Adviser

Friday, 27 October 2017

Parliament House, Canberra

Xero Australia Pty Ltd

Mr Matthew Prouse, Partner Solutions Manager

MYOB Australia Pty Ltd

Mr Timothy Reed, CEO
Mr David Weickhardt, General Manager

Australian Taxation Office

Mr John Dardo, Deputy Commissioner, Digital Delivery, and Chief Digital Officer
Ms Annie Ferguson, Assistant Commissioner, Individuals Service Centres
Ms Emma Rosenzweig, Assistant Commissioner, Experience, Strategy and Governance
Mr Andrew Watson, Assistant Commissioner, Tax Practitioner Digital Service

Reserve Bank of Australia

Dr Anthony Richards, Head, Payments Policy Department
Mr David Emery, Senior Manager, Payments System Efficiency, Payments Policy Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Mr Peter Alexander, Chief Digital Officer

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