New Zealand

Paul McPadden 

Paul McPadden - Private Enterprise


Paul is our National Managing Partner for Private Enterprise and a tax partner within the firm.


He has worked in the New Zealand tax field since 1990, was previously a tax lawyer with Inland Revenue and has extensive tax advisory experience with KPMG.


As well as advising clients on a broad range of domestic and international tax issues, Paul has been the head of KPMG’s research and development (R&D) incentives practice since 2006. This has involved advising clients on R&D tax credits and the wide range of grants available from central and local Government.


Paul is also lead tax advisor to a number of New Zealand’s leading sporting and community based organisations. 

National Managing Partner for Private Enterprise 

+64 9 367 5919 

Location: Auckland 

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