Tax Dispute / Controversy Lawyer

Synopsis

Our client, a well-known professional services firm is looking for a Tax Dispute / Controversy Lawyer to join their team.


Minimum Requirements

LLB with at least 7 years post articles / post pupilage experience experience in resolving tax disputes with a good understanding and knowledge of the Tax Administration Act
Additional tax qualification would be beneficial – Hdip (Tax), Honours in Tax or MCom (Tax)
Admitted attorney or an advocate


Role Description

A good knowledge of the inner workings of SARS and its processes and/or relationships at SARS would be beneficial. Knowledge of which tax counsel to use for different types of tax disputes would also stand the candidate in good stead.
Handling disputes with SARS at all stages of the process including from responding to requests for information; dealing with the objection process; representing clients in the alternative dispute resolution processes with SARS, settlements and compromises;
Experience in voluntary disclosure;
Experience in representing clients in the tax courts;
High court litigation experience would be beneficial.


City: Sandton

Salary: R1,1m per annum CTC plus

Duration: Permanent