geoff stein

partner


expertise

  • Tax

  • Business Succession

  • Duties

  • Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT)

  • Goods & Services Tax (GST)

  • Income & Capital Gains tax (including Division 7A)

  • International Tax

  • Land Tax

  • Mergers & Acquisitions (including structuring and restructuring)

  • Partnerships & Trusts (including charities trust laws)

  • Payroll Tax

  • Superannuation (including SMSF)

  • Taxation disputes (including ATO and Revenue NSW investigations and audits)

Geoff Stein is a partner of Brown Wright Stein Lawyers. Geoff has been a lawyer in Sydney for over 20 years, specialising in commercial and tax law. He is one of only a few New South Wales Law Society Accredited Specialists in taxation law and he works extensively with a number of leading accounting firms to assist their clients and gains great satisfaction knowing he is also helping them build their practices.

Geoff advises clients on tax, commercial, trust, estate planning, wealth management and ancillary legal issues. He has developed an in-depth understanding of the legal challenges faced by business owners. This means he is able to take a whole of business approach that goes beyond the obvious legal process, to provide clients with advice that benefits their entire business.

Geoff believes that in supporting business owners it’s vital to understand the interaction between a client’s business interests, their aspirations and their family wealth management – and this is his first priority.

Geoff is a Director of Giant Steps, an organisation dedicated to helping create a bright future for children with autism and their families.

qualifications

  • Master of Laws, University of Sydney

  • Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of Laws, University of Sydney

  • Chartered Tax Advisor

  • Public Notary

  • Solicitor

  • GAICD

memberships

  • The Tax Institute

  • Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners

  • Law Society of New South Wales

  • Australian Institute of Company Directors

 
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