Maximising Shareholder Value

Putting a focus on regulation, governance and tax issues in Australia

Thursday 11 October 2018
The Melbourne Hotel, Perth

This forum is a must attend for anyone working in corporate regulation and taxation. 


Forum Opening
Warren Pearce, Chief Executive Officer, AMEC
Global mining trends driving shareholder value
Ben Gargett, Partner, PwC
Why Did a Change in the Name of the Income Tax Exploration Incentive from EDI to JMEI Improve it’s Take–Up? 
Peter Hills, Partner & Head of Tax - Perth, Grant Thornton
Fuel tax Credits – maximising the opportunities
Darryl Daisley, Director, Pitcher Partners
Summary of the range Government assistance packages available to the mining sector
Mark Upton, Partner, Deloitte Tax Services
R&D Tax Incentives - The Shifting Policy and Regulatory Landscape
Dr Liz Dallimore, Director, KPMG
AMEC Report
Graham Short, Deputy CEO, AMEC
Industry Q&A Panel Session
- Ben Gargett
 Peter Hills
- Darryl Daisley
- Mark Upton
- Dr Liz Dallimore


Duty on Mining Transactions
Michelle Owens, Assistant Director, Office of State Revenue (WA)
An update following the release of IS 214 and ASX guidance material on making Forward Looking Statements
Rhian Richards ASIC
Taxation of mining in Australia – an update on tax administration and focus areas
Faith Harako, Assistant Commissioner, Public Groups & International, Australian Taxation Office
Identifying and avoiding anti-competitive conduct
Alex Nicolson, Director Commercial Construction Unit| Specialised Enforcement & Advocacy Division, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission
Ask the Regulator. Q&A Session

- Michelle Owens
- Rhian Richards
- Faith Harako
- Alex Nicolson
Closing Address
Warren Pearce, CEO, AMEC

Members of professional industry associations or institutes may be able to claim this activity as CPD Hours if they are satisfied it is professionally relevant and increases their knowledge, skills and ability to do their job.



Darryl Daisley
Pitcher Partners

Dr Liz Dallimore
Ben Gargett
Faith Harako
Assistant Commissioner
Peter Hills
Partner & Head of Tax
Grant Thornton