Jason Barnes is a Special Counsel in the Melbourne office of King & Wood Mallesons with 20 years' tax experience. His experience includes two secondments to major banks in Hong Kong and Melbourne.
Jason primarily practices in the area of income tax, but his practice extends to goods and services tax, payroll tax, stamp duty, PRRT and taxation disputes. He advises Australian and overseas clients in the financial services, insurance, infrastructure, energy and resources, gaming and entertainment and retail sectors on the income tax aspects of, amongst other things, financing, international and cross-border, commercial and capital management related transactions.
Jason is a member of The Tax Institute (Chartered Tax Advisor) and the Law Institute of Victoria.