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The High Court rules in favour of the ATO, unlocking the gates to Paradise despite legal professional privilege claimed over corporate documents

In a recent big win for the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), the High Court decision in Glencore International AG v Commissioner of Taxation [2019] HCA 26 was handed down on 14 August 2019, upholding that legal professional privilege is not in itself an actionable right which can restrain a party, in this case the ATO, from using privileged documents already in their possession. BackgroundThe plaintiffs were companies within the global...
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