Fady Abi Abdallah

Partner, Tax


+61 2 9240 9790


Fady is a Tax Partner with BDO in Sydney. Fady is a partner in the BDO Tax team with over 11 years' experience in indirect taxes. He specialises in GST, land tax, stamp duty and payroll tax.

Fady specialises in indirect taxes; GST, land tax, stamp duty and payroll tax. He advises clients, ranging from sole traders to publicly-listed companies. With a specialist expertise in indirect tax dispute resolution, he manages indirect tax audits and disputes with both the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and State Revenue Authorities, Australia wide.  Over the years, he has advised on a range of insolvency appointments and has gained in-depth knowledge of the tax implications associated with them.

Fady has more than 11 years' experience in indirect taxes, having worked with clients ranging from individuals to large multi-national corporations involved in banking and finance, charities, employment agencies, distribution, importing, manufacturing, wholesaling, retailing as well as property and construction. He has also gained considerable experience from working on business mergers, acquisitions, sales and IPO’s.

He has also presented at a number of seminars hosted by the Taxation Institute of Australia and is a regular presenter at the Professional Practices Network luncheons.


  • Indirect taxes
  • Goods & Services Tax
  • Payroll Tax
  • Stamp Duty
  • Land Tax
  • Taxation compliance & advice
  • Taxation audits, rulings & litigation
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Corporate restructuring


  • Financial services
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Transport
  • Property & construction
  • Sport
  • Technology, media & telecommunications
  • Not-for-profit


  • Bachelor of Commerce


  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Fellow, Tax Institute of Australia