The Difference in Detail

Our purpose is to make a difference in the service we provide to our clients by being practical, proactive and cost effective.

We aim for addressing complex transfer pricing issues with solutions that are easy to understand and easy to implement. We enjoy making life easier for our clients so transfer pricing is not a burden.

Transfer Pricing Solutions is a boutique transfer pricing firm who works directly with your team, applying our experience and expertise in transfer pricing to provide, prepare, document and assist in defending your international related party transactions.

Our firm provides services throughout Australia and the world. Our clients include large ASX listed companies, private Australian companies, SME clients, foreign subsidiaries based in Australia, accounting and law firms.

What makes our firm different from its competitors?

Awards and National Recognitions

Our firm has gained national recognition as a leader in the market and this has been enhanced with the following awards and recognitions:

  • 2013 Winner – Transfer Pricing Team of the Year – Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting Excellence Awards
  • 2014 Finalist – Transfer Pricing Team of the Year – Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting Excellence Awards
  • 2014 Finalist – Frankston & Mornington Peninsula Excellence in Business Awards
  • 2014 Appointment to the Australian Government’s Board of Taxation Expert Panel on tax impediments project
  • 2014 Winner – Boutique Firm of the Year – Australian Accounting Awards

Services for Accounting and Law firms

Our firm provides service to the wider accounting and law industry by assisting small to 2nd tier accounting firms in providing transfer pricing services to their clients.

We currently performs a significant amount of work for second tier / suburban accounting and law firms on a regular basis and can tailor our services to clients’ needs and budget.

Providing education and training

Shannon Smit, Director of our firm, has extensive experience as the lecturer of the Transfer Pricing Subject of the Master of International Taxation program offered by the Law School at the University of Melbourne.

Our firm has been appointed by CPA Australia to train the ATO tax executives as part of the ATO’s expert training series. We also lead training sessions for CFOs and Tax Teams of large companies and small multinationals enterprises across Australia and for accounting firms with no transfer pricing expertise.

Assisting with implementation

Our firm aims to provide not just technical transfer pricing advice, but really ‘roll your sleeves’ up and implement it within the client.

Our team can become an extension of finance/tax teams where we are copied on ‘internal’ emails to ensure the company does not overlook any transfer pricing requirements. Clients feel comfortable to call or email at any time with questions without the fear of an excessive cost.

Global Alliance

Our firm is the Australian member of Altus Alliance, a global network of independent transfer pricing advisors with presence in 21 countries. Our global alliance relationship can ensure a seamless approach to satisfying your global transfer pricing requirements or we can team with your existing foreign country advisor.

Altus Alliance’s members are regularly recognised as leading transfer pricing firms in their countries. For instance, International Tax Review awarded Altus Netherlands and nominated Altus Luxemburg as ‘Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year 2013’.

In 2012, Viboal Consulting (Altus Alliance – Romania) was nominated for ‘Best Newcomer of the Year 2012′ as well as ‘Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year 2012’. In 2010, Velten Partners (Altus Alliance – Singapore) was awarded as ‘Best Newcomer in Asia’.

Acquisition International Magazine has consistently awarded Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year to Altus Alliance members. Visit www.altus-alliance.com for more details.