Associate Dean Academic of Faculty
Flinders Business School
Paul understands taxation law and business. He is an Associate Professor of Taxation Law and his wine business has vineyards in the beautiful Barossa and Hunter valleys. Strategically he focuses tax research on the local economy and technology: specialising in the small business sector, the wine industry, the internet and tax reform. He is a prominent author in the area of small business taxation and the process of tax reform. Paul's research on wine taxation has an international impact featuring in the British Tax Review. Paul was heavily involved in the development of the internet as an important communication tool for the Australian taxation industry, and his 1996 internet site, Australian Taxation Index continues to this day. He is a sought after contributor to tax reform processes.
He is a regular presenter at national and international tax conferences and published research books and numerous papers in Australian and international journals. His popular tax text books ie Australian Tax etc have been in publication for 15 years.
Doctor of Juridical Science (2008)
Deakin UniversityMasters of Taxation Law (1999)
University of Adelaide
Bachelor of Economics (Majoring in Accounting) (1986)
Finalist Lexis Nexis Centenary book prize 2013
Flinders Business School Research prize 2012
Vice Chancellors Award for Excellence in Teaching Award 2006
School of Commerce Research prize 2002
School of Commerce Research prize 2001
School of Commerce Research prize 1999
School of Commerce Teaching prize 1998
Ausawards Internet award for Oz Tax, Australian Taxation Index for good contents, visibility and variety, 2000
Topic co-ordination and teaching of taxation law at the undergradute and masters level.
Research - primarily into Australian tax reform.
small business taxation, wine tax
: company tax, ethics
Member editorial board - Journal of Australasian Tax Teachers Association
Member and Past President of the Australasian Tax Teachers Association 2005-2007
Chartered Tax Adviser, Tax Institute
Member, Australian Law Teachers Association
Member, Australasian Tax Teachers Association
Member, Society of Legal Scholars, UK
Member, Taxation Research Network, UK
Member, America Wine Economists Association, USA