Tony Poulakis

Tax officers ‘did exactly what Michael did’, Cranston trial told

Tax officers ‘did exactly what Michael did’, Cranston trial told

“That’s not my understanding of the tax office position,” Mr Collins said.He said the essential step in handling conflicts of interest was for the officer to remove themselves from the decision process on the matter.”Notifications didn’t have to go up the food chain,” he said. “It was acceptable to pass it to a subordinate, and…


Michael Cranston considered working for son’s business

Michael Cranston considered working for son’s business

“I could probably dive into either one of these companies. When he was smaller I could just probably come and help him out a little bit. But now he’s got a bit bigger … he’s still got a few leftover problems but anyway.”Mr Cranston told the court that he had almost 40 years in the…