ATO draft ‘Legal Professional Privilege ‘Protocol’ for claiming privilege (‘overreach’ or not) – LCA Submission

On 19 November 2021, the Law Council of Australia released the submission it made to the ATO about the draft it released, of its ‘protocol’ for taxpayers and/or their advisers, to claim ‘Legal Professional Privilege’ (LPP). The ATO invited feedback on the draft, which the LCA was giving. The draft Protocol was controversial for many…