Greg Thompson Partner and National Director, Tax Wellington +64 (0)4 495 3775

Greg heads the taxation consulting division for Grant Thornton New Zealand and represents the firm for tax matters in the Grant Thornton International network. Greg also leads our transfer pricing service, advising on cross border risks, structuring and strategies. He joined the firm as a partner in March 2004 and has more than 30 years of experience in tax.

Greg has a wide range of expertise in domestic and international taxation, including a comprehensive understanding of the taxation regimes of our common trading partners. He also has broad experience in Inland Revenue audit management. His clients cover a broad spectrum of businesses including those in the manufacturing, distribution, utilities, primary sector and film industries, and range from high net worth individuals, owner-operated business, Not for Profit organisations, listed entities and multi-nationals. 

Critically, Greg believes it is important to place tax advice in the context of normal commercial transactions.

He is a regular presenter at seminars for a wide range of organisations, both in New Zealand and overseas, and is regularly reported in the media on tax issues.

Qualifications
  • National Certificate in Business Studies
  • National Diploma in Accounting
  • Chartered Accountant (CA) of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants