Staff profile

Mr Mark

Mr Mark Morris

Professor of Practice, Taxation

College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce

La Trobe Business School

Department of Accounting and Data Analytics

Room 111, Social Sciences Building , Melbourne (Bundoora)

Qualifications

LLB B Comm CPA FTIA

Role

Academic

Membership of professional associations

CPA Australia, Taxation Institute

Brief profile

Mark is the co-chair of the ATO’s ‘Future of the Tax Profession 2016’ working group comprising senior representatives from the ATO, the professional bodies, software developers and a variety of practitioners which is reviewing the implementation of the ATO’s standard business reporting initiative.     Mark was formerly the Senior Tax Counsel at CPA Australia where he represented members on a wide range of technical, administrative and strategic tax issues in various consultative fora, lodged submissions with the ATO, Treasury and other stakeholders on all key tax developments and developed and disseminated numerous CPA Australia tax advocacy positions on a broad array of issues.   Prior to this role Mark held various senior roles in chartered accounting and industry, and has been a frequent speaker and author on tax matters.   Mark has degrees in Law and Commerce and Majored in Accounting, and is a registered tax agent, a member of CPA Australia and the Taxation Institute and has been admitted to practice as a solicitor in Victoria    

Teaching units

ACC3TAX, ACC5TAX