David W Marks QC

My cases - appearing with senior counsel

Liability limited by a scheme approved under professional standards legislation
Decision
Date
Nature
Bundaberg Sugar Superannuation

Queensland Supreme Court

[2014] QSC 118
3 Jun 14
Superannuation; trustee's
application for judicial
advice
Australian Building Systems v
Commissioner of Taxation

Federal Court of Australia

[2014] FCA 116; 2014 ATC 20-444; 97
ACSR 614
21 Feb 14
Tax; priorities in insolvency
Unit Trend Services v Commissioner of
Taxation

Full Federal Court

[2012] FCAFC 112;
205 FCR 29; 2012 ATC 20-342;
85 ATR 48
17 Aug 12
GST; land dealings
Commissioner of Taxation v Byrne Hotel

High Court of Australia, special leave

[2012] HCATrans 141
8 Jun 12
Capital gains tax; small
business concessions
Commissioner of Taxation v Byrne Hotel

Full Federal Court

[2011] FCAFC 127;
196 FCR 524; 83 ATR 261;
2011 ATC 20-286
11 Oct 11
Capital gains tax; small
business concessions
Orica IC Assets v Commissioner of
State Revenue

Queensland Supreme Court

[2011] QSC 1;
82 ATR 18; 2011 ATC 20-238
31 Jan 11
Stamp duty; corporate
reconstruction
Taxpayer v Commissioner of Taxation

Administrative Appeals Tribunal

[2010] AATA 819; 2010 ATC 1-023;
80 ATR 885
25 Oct 20
Income tax; unusual
receipts, whether income
Taxpayer v Commissioner of Taxation

Administrative Appeals Tribunal

[2010] AATA 497;
76 ATR 917; 2010 ATC 1-022

Further orders: [2010] AATA 544
2 Jul 10,
21 Jul 10
GST, land dealings
CVC v Suncorp-Metway

Queensland Supreme Court

[2009] QSC 342; [2011] 1 QdR 101
29 Oct 09
Caveat on land title
Lerinda v Laertes

Queensland Supreme Court

[2009] QSC 251;
[2010] 2 Qd R 312, 74 ACSR 65
28 Aug 09
Insolvency; corporate
trustee
Ostwald v Commissioner of Taxation

Full Federal Court

[2008] FCAFC 99;
167 FCR 588, 70 ATR 893

Overturning
decision I tried below:
11 Jun 08
Fuel rebate
Hamilton v Commissioner of Taxation

Administrative Appeals Tribunal

[2007] AATA 1677; (2007) 67 ATR 235;
2007 ATC 2451
20 Aug 07
Superannuation; income
tax
Pryke v Commissioner of State Revenue

Queensland Court of Appeal

[2007] QCA 121;
66 ATR 434, 2007 ATC 4464

Affirming
decision I tried below.
13 Apr 07
Stamp duty, exemption to
correct mistake
Weyers v Commissioner of Taxation

Federal Court of Australia

[2006] FCA 1319
8 Sep 06
(Costs of matter below)
Weyers v Commissioner of Taxation

Federal Court of Australia

[2006] FCA 818;
63 ATR 268; 2006 ATC 4523
30 Jun 06
Income tax; trusts
DB Rreef v Commissioner of Taxation

Full Federal Court

[2006] FCAFC 89; 152 FCR 437;
62 ATR 699; 2006 ATC 4282,

Affirming :
[2005] FCA 509; 59 ATR 388;
218 ALR 144; 2005 ATC 4302
8 Jun 06






29 Apr 05
GST, transitional rules,
land dealings
QX 2006/1 v Secretary, Department of
Employment and Workplace Relations

Administrative Appeals Tribunal

[2006] AATA 372; 90 ALD 320
28 Apr 06
Social welfare
ETU v President, Industrial Relations
Court

Queensland Supreme Court

[2006] QSC 76;
151 IR 113, 58 AILR 300-105
13 Apr 06
Administrative law,
industrial appeals
McDonalds v Commissioner of State
Revenue

Queensland Supreme Court

[2004] QSC 357;
2004 ATC 4970; 57 ATR 395
14 Oct 04
Stamp duty, franchising
Metway v Commissioner of State
Revenue

Queensland Court of Appeal

[2004] QCA 54; [2004] 2 Qd R 409;
2004 ATC 4202; 55 ATR 97
5 Mar 04
Stamp duty, written offer
accepted orally
Trust Company of Australia v
Commissioner of Stamp Duties

High Court of Australia

[2003] HCA 23; 77 ALJR 1019; 197 ALR
297; 52 ATR 665; 2003 ATC 4427

Overturning:
[2001] QCA 278; 2001 ATC
4435; 47 ATR 418

Special Leave:
[2002] HCATrans 338
1 May 03







20 Jul 01
Stamp duty; nominee as
transferee
Jupiters v Commissioner of Taxation

Full Federal Court

[2002] FCAFC 206; 118 FCR 163;
50 ATR 236; 2002 ATC 4566

Affirming:
[2001] FCA 1869;
48 ATR 511; 2002 ATC 4022
25 Jun 02






21 Dec 01
Income tax; deductions
Jones v Commissioner of Taxation

Full Federal Court

[2002] FCAFC 41; 117 FCR 95;
2000 ATC 4135; 49 ATR 188

Affirming:
[2001] FCA 1153; 47 ATR
638; 2001 ATC 4607
8 Mar 02






22 Aug 01
Income tax; interest
deductions