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Phoenix taint not to authorities’ taste

Cor Cordis partner Jason Tang. If you’re an administrator wanting the hearing of a winding up application adjourned so you can complete your report and convene a second meeting, Federal Court judge Angus Stewart ain’t your man. His honour, who iNO readers will recall presided over the the Commissioner of Taxation’s (CoT) model throttling of now ex-liquidator David Iannuzzi, pays close attention to the authorities….

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Accused phoenix tsar facing committal over not much

Philip Damien Whiteman. Photo courtesy ABC News. It’s been some time coming but accused tax fraud mastermind Philip Damien Whiteman this week finally had a day in court in relation to allegations of illegal “phoenix” activity. On Monday the 62 year old “pre-insolvency service provider” from Port Melbourne was charged in the County Court of Victoria with nine offences of dishonestly causing a loss to…