Michael Smith smiles at the camera.

Michael Smith

Partner, Transfer Pricing

Transfer Pricing


Michael advises multinational clients in respect of transfer pricing matters. Services he provides include planning, audit support, restructuring and compliance projects. Michael also assists clients in respect of their domestic and overseas engagements with tax authorities.

Michael provides a commercial approach to solving transfer pricing issues, helping clients to balance their competing priorities by cutting through to the key issues at hand and suggesting clear and concise strategies to effect a quick resolution.

Michael has a wealth of transfer pricing experience gained from 24 years with global accounting firms working across a range of industries. Michael also has deep international experience gained from practicing for a number of years in New York and London.

This experience, combined with ten years of Australian transfer pricing expertise with multinationals of all sizes, allows Michael to bring deep strategic insights to his clients, identifying opportunities to apply best practice to effectively address their transfer pricing needs.


  • Transfer pricing
  • Regulatory economics
  • Anti-dumping economics


  • Retail and Consumer
  • Technology, Media and Communications
  • Mining, Energy and Natural Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Services


  • BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Economics
  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales