Engagement Activities

Interview with AASB Chair Dr Keith Kendall

Appointed during the pandemic, Australian Accounting Standards Board Chair, Dr Keith Kendall, talks accounting and tax with the Queensland University of Technology’s Prof Kerrie Sadiq. Enjoy listening to this great interview exploring what may change in the future. Access the interview via this link: 

Bronwyn McCredie

Dr McCredie develops tax unit in 2020

Dr Bronwyn McCredie is developing and teaching a tax course offered by QUT both face-to-face and online that builds on students’ previous knowledge of business and corporations law to introduce the statutory framework of the Australian taxation system. Interested students will discover the elements in the determination of taxable income…

Dr. Irma Mosquera BEPS interview by Prof Sadiq

Enjoy the BEPS interview between Professor Kerrie Sadiq and Dr Mosquera, Associate Professor of Tax Law at Leiden University, the Netherlands and Lead Researcher of the European Research Council ERC Funded Project GLOBTAXGOV about the BEPS minimum standards and country adoption, particularly in developing countries. 1277

International Tax in the Spotlight

Professor Kerrie Sadiq provided the discussant role at The University of Melbourne research seminar International Tax Frameworks: Assessing the 2020s Compromise from the Perspective of Taxing the Digital Economy held August 27 2020 by zoom. COVID-19, increased govt spending, tax shortfalls, and the growth in the digital economy provide a…

Women in Tax

Women in Tax – January 2020 

Women in Tax – January 2020  Congratulations to Dr Bronwyn McCredie, QUT SOA, for developing and chairing the inaugural ATTA Women in Tax event. This event successfully featured three world renowned tax academics at the recent ATTA conference held in January at Hobart. &nbsp…

International Tax Avoidance Workshop

Corporate Tax Planning Workshop, 26 July 2019 | RT5

On 26th July 2019, QUT School of Accountancy and the Accounting for Social Change research Group hosted a workshop in conjunction with the University of Tasmania to discuss corporate tax planning strategies.  Participants represented the University of Tasmania, the University of Western Australia, Monash University, and the University of…

2019 Taxation workshop

Taxation Workshop  | 2019 | RT5

QUT Professor Kerrie Sadiq was one of the scientific organisers of an international workshop, How Countries Learn to Tax – Complexity, legal transplants and legal culture.  The workshop, from February 25 to March 1 2019 touched upon – methodological considerations around doing comparative law and combining methods of comparative law with…

EC_Violations Presentation 2019

Conference Presentations, Invitations, Professional Development and Workshops

Professor Chapple, Tarikul Islam and Dr Andrew West presented the paper, “Hybrid Corporations and the Business Case for Profit Social Enterprise” at Corporate Law Teachers Association conference, Auckland, 3-5 February 2019. Professor Ellie Chapple (2019) participated as an invited external facilitator at Victoria University at…

Prof Sadiq presentation Singapore 2019

Prof Sadiq presenting at Singapore Management University | 2019 | RT5

On July 1, 2019 Professor Kerrie Sadiq, QUT, presented her latest findings on the implementation of the OECD’s base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) program in 18 jurisdictions in a  workshop, Tax Design and Administration in a Post Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Era. In the workshop Professor Sadiq provided a review of the 15…

QUT Prof Kerrie Sadiq to present at the Centre for Tax Law, Cambridge UK | 2019

Chosen from 90 abstracts, the paper titled ‘Taxing automation for distributive justice’  has been selected, along with 16 papers, for presentation at the 4th tax policy conference.  Dr Sadiq will present the paper to an international audience at the Centre for Tax Law, Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, July 8-9 2019.   The…

UNSW

UNSW Taxation and Business Law Insolvency Academics Network presentation

QUT Professor Ellie Chapple & Professor James Routledge (Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo) presented the paper Preservation: Director Retention & Safe Harbours for Financially Distressed Companies at the 2019 UNSW Taxation and Business Law Insolvency Academics Network on Friday September 13 2019. Pictured are participants at the…

QUT Accountancy June Boardroom Seminar Series | 2019

QUT Accountancy June Boardroom Seminar Series | 2019

Associate Professor Mark Humphery-Jenner from UNSW Business School presented a research paper titled: ‘Of Fogs and Bogs: Why do companies make reports less readable?’   The presentation focusing on Fog index readability following securities litigation was well received by QUT Business School Accountancy staff…

Violations and permission: Corporate culture  – Presentation at Griffith University 2019

Violations and permission: Corporate culture  – Presentation at Griffith University 2019

Professor Ellie Chapple, QUT Business School presentation at Griffith University, September 18 2019 In the wake of the financial services Royal Commission, attention is turned to corporate culture: “The governance, culture and remuneration practices within organisations, the board’s role in overseeing these, and the need for change” is a…

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Peter Edwards Memorial medal award | 2018 | RT1

QUT Professor Ellie Chapple presented the 73rd Peter Edwards Memorial Lecture. The lecture, hosted jointly by the University of Adelaide and CPA Australia is named in honour of the founder of SA accounting firm Nexia, Edwards and Marshall. The presentation, ‘Synthesising accounting practice and research: accountants on the front line of…

QUT forthcoming visitor| 2019 | RT2

QUT forthcoming visitor| 2019 | RT2

Professor Jacqueline Birt, Professor of Accounting and Head of Department – Accounting and Finance for the UWA Business School, will visit the QUT  School of Accounting from Tuesday 21 May until Friday 31 May.  Professor Birt will be hosted by Professor Ellie Chapple and Dr Bronwyn McCredie. Professor Birt’s research focus is in…

Kerrie Sadiq

University of Pretoria Taxation Symposium presentation by Prof Kerrie Sadiq

In the second week of her visit, Kerrie participated in the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) Annual Tax Symposium, presenting a paper entitled “Reducing Inequalities through Sustainable Tax Policy: Addressing the Challenges of Automation” and sitting on a panel discussing inequality and redistribution within the…

Professors Chapple and Kent Wiley download recognition

Wiley top downloaded paper 2017-2018 announced for QUT professors | 2019

QUT researchers Prof. Ellie Chapple & Prof. Pamela Kent co-authors of the 2017-2018 top downloaded article in Accounting & Finance – Women on boards and greenhouse gas disclosure…

AFAANZ Doctoral symposium

AFAANZ Conference Brisbane kicks off with PhD student symposium | 2019

QUT Professor Ellie Chapple and UWA Prof Jacqueline Birt joined forces to lead the Doctoral Symposium study group on Corporate Social Responsibility/Accounting Education at the Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand Doctoral Symposium in Brisbane.  So many talented early career researchers contributing made a…

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Prof Kerrie Sadiq – visiting professor in South Africa

Professor Kerrie Sadiq recently spent two weeks in South Africa as a visiting professor in the Taxation Department at the University of Pretoria. During that time, she worked with academics and PhD students providing mentoring and, during a one-day Research Round Table, provided further input into the department’s research agenda and…

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Conference “Controlled Foreign Company Legislation” July 4-7, 2019, Rust (Burgenland), Austria | TR5 

Organised by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law Vienna, in cooperation with the Doctoral Program for International Business Taxation. Professor Kerrie Sadiq presented a report on Australia’s controlled foreign corporation legislation which was co-written with Professor Rick Krever of the University of Western Australia…

Tax Transparency poster

QUT Business School and the Colin Brain Governance Fellowship 2019 Panel Discussion

QUT Business School and the Colin Brain Governance Fellowship 2019 Panel Discussion – November 26 2019 The Colin Brain Governance Fellowship, established to further education and research in corporate governance, financial management and business ethics, with the aim to enrich boards and their directors with the knowledge and skills to…

Prof Chapple USA

2019 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco California USA  | TR5  

  QUT Professor Ellie Chapple, pictured with the poster International Ownership and Audit Quality: Evidence from China, co-authored with Pallab Biswas, University of Otago, New Zealand, Muhammad Ali, La Trobe University, Australia and Sriyalatha Kumarasinghe, University of Otago, New Zealand…

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Cambridge Tax Policy Conference | 8-9 July 2019

 Prof Kerrie Sadiq presented the paper Taxing Automation for Distributive Justice, co-authored with Dr. Bronwyn McCredie and Prof Ellie Chapple, Queensland University of Technology, at the 2019  Cambridge Tax Policy Conference.  The paper discusses three important normative philosophies of distributive justice: utilitarianism…

Research visitors October 2017

Celebrating our research visitors on campus: Prof Johanne Grosvold (Bath), Prof Cindy Durtschi (De Paul), Prof Sheerinjit Johl (Griffith Uni) &nbsp…