Michael Patane, Partner, HopgoodGanim, Brisbane
Michael is a well-respected and trusted taxation lawyer. He advises on a wide-range of complex taxation issues including income tax, capital gains tax, indirect tax, stamp duty and GST. With qualifications and extensive experience in the private and public sectors, he is uniquely placed to provide collaborative, practical and commercial tax solutions for a range of clients, from high-wealth individuals and small business owners to large corporations and government departments.
Michael is best known for his technical skills in tax interpretation, compliance and administration. Michael has a unique combination of experience in government, accounting and law firms, including senior positions in the ATO.
Michael has been included in The Best Lawyers™ in Australia for Tax Law since 2014. More recently, Michael was recognised by Doyle's Guide as a Leading Tax Lawyer - Queensland, 2020.