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Mark Chapman

Director of Tax Communications
H&R Block Australia

Mark Chapman has over 25 years experience as a tax professional in both the UK and Australia, specialising in tax for individuals and SME’s. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and CPA Australia and a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. He holds a Masters of Taxation Law with the University of New South Wales.

Since 2015, Mark has been Director of Tax Communications with H&R Block Australia. He writes regularly on tax issues for numerous media outlets and presents on topical tax topics at seminars and other events. He broadcasts frequently on radio and television and writes a regular column for Money Magazine and Yahoo7 Finance. As a tax practitioner in the UK, he occupied a number of senior positions before moving to Australia in 2007 to join the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) as a senior director.

He is also the author of Life and Taxes: A Look at Life Through Tax (Wolters Kluwer CCH, 2017) and Australian Practical Tax Examples 2nd Edition (Wolters Kluwer CCH, September 2019).