Associate Professor Paul Kenny has been a lecturer in Taxation Law with Flinders University since 1995. He has completed a Bachelor of Economics, Master of Taxation Law and Doctor of Juridical Science degrees and worked in a broad range of accounting and taxation law settings.
Associate Professor Kenny has authored more than 100 books, refereed journal articles and national and international conference papers. His Australian Tax and Concise Tax Legislation books are now in 15th editions. These books are widely used by Australian universities, the tax profession and the Australian Taxation Office.
Associate Professor Kenny regularly gives talks and interviews on topics like taxation and tax reform. He has ongoing engagements with small business and the local community, being part of the Tanunda Hill vineyard in the Barossa Valley and organises Yellow Day during the Adelaide Test to raise funds for a child cancer charity.
His research interests include: digital economy and small business, taxation policy, capital gains tax, small business taxation and wine taxation.
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, tax policy
Member editorial board - Journal of Australasian Tax Teachers Association
Member editorial board - Australian Tax Law Bulletin
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