Tax - Jason Ellis Profile

Qualifications and Professional Affiliations

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) – University of Adelaide
  • Master of Taxation – University of NSW
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
  • Member of Certified Practising Accountants Papua New Guinea

Relevant Experience

Jason joined PricewaterhouseCoopers, Port Moresby as a tax partner in July 2006 after working with the firm in the corporate tax groups in Adelaide and Melbourne, Australia, sine 1995.

Jason provides taxation advisory and compliance services to a wide range of PNG and international clients. Jason is also responsible for advising a wide range of the firm’s corporate clients in Papua New Guinea, and in particular focusing on the financial services industry. Jason advises on in-bound and out-bound investment, corporate income tax, customs duty, stamp duty and exchange control.

Prior to transferring to Port Moresby, Jason had extensive experience in Australia advising infrastructure and utility companies, including publicly listed companies, government and corporatised businesses. In particular, Jason worked with government owned utilities on privatisation of their businesses, and advised on ownership structuring for in-bound investment into privatised infrastructure businesses.