Ian McGinniss

Ian has over 20 years experience in the accounting profession and has specialised in taxation for 16 years.  He has predominantly worked with Big 4 and 2nd tier firms in Australia, Canada, and the USA and has recently returned closer to home on the Gold Coast with Walsh Accountants to add a tax specialty to their services.


Ian's experience encompasses a broad range of industries including manufacturing, mining, property development, intellectual property, and service industries ranging from public companies to SME's.


His taxation knowledge covers a number of areas including: 

  • Structuring of Entities and Transactions
  • Capital Gains Tax & Small Business CGT concessions
  • International Tax Issues – inbound & outbound
  • Corporate Tax & consolidated groups
  • Division 7A & UPE considerations
  • Risk Reviews
  • Private Rulings & Objections
  • Estate Taxation
  • R&D tax incentives
  • GST


  • Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
  • Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) 
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting) – University of Tasmania
  • Master of Taxation – University of New South Wales

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