John Brazzale


Managing Partner and Partner/Executive Director - Tax Consulting

Tax Consulting

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Professional Background

As Managing Partner of Pitcher Partners in Melbourne and previous head of tax consulting, John has a strong understanding and appreciation for issues affecting the firm's broad client base and in particular the challenges of running a middle market business.

His public and private clients know they can rely on him to provide them with the highest level of professional tax consulting advice on all their tax issues with his significant experience across a broad range of industries, both in Australia and overseas and through his solid reputation working with revenue authorities.

Clients have the security in knowing they have the services of a recognised authority in National and international tax matters, evidenced by John being a regular presenter at seminars conducted by the Taxation Institute of Australia and CPA Australia and - so clients receive the most leading edge and expert advice available.

Industry Experience

  • Government
  • Manufacturing
  • Property
  • Development and Construction
  • Property Management
  • Retail
  • Technology
  • Travel Industry

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Affiliate, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA)
  • Co-chair, National Property and Development Group
  • Committee Member, ATO's National Tax Liaison Group - Capital Gains Sub Committee
  • Fellow, Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants and leader of its Australia's Capital Gains Tax Centre of Excellence
  • Fellow, Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Graduate Diploma Taxation Law (Monash University)
  • Managing Partner, Pitcher Partners Melbourne

Articles Published

Pitcher Partners Welcomes Tax Cuts For Middle Market

3rd May 2016

John Brazzale

“We’re extremely pleased to see a 2.5% cut in company tax for businesses with under $10m in revenue,” said John Brazzale, Managing Partner a...

Middle market business wants a mandate on tax reform

29th September 2015

John Brazzale

First, we have a Prime Minister who has spent a substantial period of time in commercial life so he understands the issues in running businesses; ...

Pitcher Partners celebrates Firm of the Year win

11th December 2014

John Brazzale

Pitcher Partners has enjoyed a back to back win at the 2014 Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting Excellence Awards, taking out the Accounting Firm o...

New Pitcher Partners South East Region office opens

5th September 2014

John Brazzale

At the opening, Minister Wells congratulated the leading accounting and advisory firm for having the vision and strategic acumen to capitalize on ...

Announcing our new office in Melbourne’s South East region

3rd September 2014

John Brazzale

Pitcher Partners is  very pleased to announce that we will be opening a new office in Melbourne’s South East region in August this year. For s...

Small business on the big agenda

27th August 2014

John Brazzale

The following excerpts have been taken from the Australian Financial Review Article, Small business on the big agenda, by Jessica Gardner, which ...

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