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Researcher: Lignier, PAL (Dr Philip Lignier)

Fields of Research

Taxation accounting
Taxation law
Public policy
Corporations and associations law
Small business organisation and management

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Industrial relations
Expanding knowledge in law and legal studies
Other law, politics and community services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Managing tax complexity: the state of play after Henry; Economic Papers
Measuring Tax Compliance Costs: Evidence from Australia; Tax Simplification
Personal taxpayer compliance costs: Recent evidence from Australia; Australian Tax Forum
Small business and tax compliance costs: a cross-country study of managerial benefits and tax concessions; eJournal of Tax Research
Tangled up in tape: The continuing tax compliance plight of the small and medium enterprise business sector; Australian Tax Forum
The impact of recent tax changes on tax complexity and compliance costs: the tax practitionersí perspective; Australian Tax Forum
The rise and rise of tax compliance costs for the small business sector in Australia; Australian Tax Forum
The tax compliance costs of large corporations: an empirical inquiry and comparative analysis; Canadian Tax Journal

Research Projects

Assessing and addressing tax system complexity in Australia; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision

Board Governance in the Performing Arts