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Professor Kerrie Sadiq

QUT Business School,


Professor Kerrie Sadiq
QUT Business School,
Discipline *
Accounting, Auditing and Accountability
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Identifiers and profiles

Dr of Philosophy (Deakin University), LLM (Queensland University of Technology), LLB (IIA Hons) (University of Queensland), B Com (University of Queensland)

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Professional Qualifications and Memberships

Admitted as a Barrister, Supreme Court of Queensland (1992)

Chartered Tax Advisor, Taxation Institute of Australia (CTA)

Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)

Member of the Australasian Tax Teachers Association (ATTA) (President 2007 and 2008)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Professor Kerrie Sadiq BCom, LLB (Hons), LLM, PhD, CTA, GAICD, holds the position of Professor of Taxation in the School of Accountancy at the QUT Business School, Queensland University of Technology. She is an Adjunct Research Fellow of the Taxation Law and Policy Research Group, Monash University, a Senior Tax Adviser to the Tax Justice Network (UK) and a Chartered Tax Adviser as designated by the Taxation Institute of Australia.  Kerrie primarily researches in international tax, tax expenditures and capital gains tax. She is the co-editor of Australian Tax Review, an internationally recognised leading academic tax journal.  She is author of publications in both Australian and International journals and edited books and is a co-author of taxation texts. Kerrie is often cited in the media in relation to international tax issues and regularly receives invitations to speak on contemporary tax topics. Recent work has been specifically on issues in international tax, such as transfer pricing, the OECD’s approach to base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS), Australia’s role in the G20 and the BEPS project, and automatic exchange of tax information. Kerrie has written balanced articles on BEPS for The Conversation, as well as writing and presenting findings for the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) and appearing before the 2015 Senate Inquiry into Corporate Tax Avoidance. Prior to joining Queensland University of Technology, Kerrie spent 20 years at The University of Queensland as a member of both their Law School and Business School.

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Current supervisions

  • An examination and analysis of the adoption of a destination-based cash flow tax in the Australian tax system as a solution to combating multinational tax avoidance.
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Bronwyn McCredie
  • Tax Transparency and the Australian Corporation Income Tax: Implications of Corporate Social Responsibility
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Bronwyn McCredie
  • A Policy Proposal to Address Aggressive Transfer Pricing in Indonesia
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Sue Taylor, Dr Andrew West
  • Corporate Tax Transparency: A Study of Publicity in Action
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Bronwyn McCredie
  • Promoter penalties in Australia - an effective deterrent?
    Masters, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Andrew West
  • Developing a 'usability model' to measure complexity as a means to inform the administration of the self-managed superannuation fund segment
    Masters, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Gavin Nicholson
  • Forced saving: a comparative analysis of mandatory retirement funding schemes in Australia and Hong Kong
    Masters, Mentoring Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Chrisann Lee