Robert Lissauer

Robert Lissauer is a Chartered Accountant, CPA member and Director at Hall Chadwick Melbourne with over 30 years in practice. He leads a team of local and international tax specialists. Robert advises both local and overseas companies looking to establish themselves in the Australian marketplace and has extensive experience in advising a wide range of medium to large clients based in Australia and in overseas locations. Robert continues to advocate the economic importance of Australia within the Asia Pacific region. His credibility extends internationally where Robert has been asked to speak at numerous engagements including conferences in USA, China and the UK. He has a very strong global contact base arising from his board positions and referrals from within the Prime Global Association and is currently a Board Member of Prime Global APAC Region. He holds a Bachelor of Economics and Masters of Tax and is a Fellow Tax Institute Australia.

Robert Lissauer

His extensive experience working with a wide range of medium to large private companies has earned Robert a reputation as a knowledgeable professional with an ability to build trusted advisor relationships with his clients. His knowledge of international tax jurisdictions, transfer pricing models and thin capitalisation rules is comprehensive. So too is his understanding of the issues of employing foreign nationals. Robert, together with fellow Director Peter Pryn, also manages the turnkey services extended in our International Back Office Support team. This highly successful team supports our international clients with registration, compliance and back office services as well as delivering the cross jurisdictional reporting requirements of overseas entities. Robert maintains an active blog reporting on both International Taxation and Inbound business to Australia through his website –

Board Experience

He has tenured multiple Chair and Board positions in corporate, community and professional associations. Robert also supports a number of charities and leads and mentors young professionals. Robert is an active member of American Chamber of Commerce.

Professional Qualifications & Appointments
  • FCPA
  • CA
  • RTA
  • Masters in Tax Law (Melbourne)
Related Expertise
  • Local Tax
  • International Tax
  • Tax Advocacy
  • Prudential Reviews
  • Taxation Compliance
  • Business Structuring
  • Planning and Strategy
  • Vision and Feasibility
  • Due Diligence
  • Foreign Entity Establishment
  • Shadow Payroll
  • Transfer Pricing
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