About Us

Specialisation is the key

Operating from offices in both Brisbane and Melbourne, PPM Tax & Legal is one of Australia’s premier boutique indirect tax firms.  Having worked in indirect tax practices for “Big 4” accounting firms, law firms, State Revenue Offices, the Australian Taxation Office and for major State Government Owned Entities, our team has an unparalleled track record of delivering value in highly specialised areas.  We advise multi-national and regional businesses as well as other legal and accounting firms across Australia.



With a commitment to peerless client service and superior advice, our focus is to understand our clients’ needs, to build lasting professional relationships and to deliver results that enhance profitability.

Our approach

What makes us different? It’s our deep expertise in our areas of specialisation that enables us to wade through complexity and navigate to practical and valuable solutions.  Our directors have a passion for producing results and a pride in generating client satisfaction.

Our credentials

PPM Tax & Legal is both an incorporated legal practice under the Legal Profession Act 2007 (Qld) and a registered tax agent under the Tax Agent Services Act 2009 (Cth).


More about us

For more information about each of our Directors, please follow the links on the right of the page.  For more information about our staff, please follow the link below.

Mike Houlahan  ǀ  Principal

Alan Mondolo  ǀ  Senior Manager

Priya Sinnathamby  ǀ  Manager

Mythri Kanchibotla  ǀ  Lawyer

Indy Odell ǀ  Executive Assistant

Our Staff
call us Call Brisbane Phone: (07) 3157 1626 call us Call Melbourne Phone: (03) 8394 0285

Our Directors

Philip Magoffin

Philip Magoffin


Mobile: +61 418 753 542

Phone: (07) 3157 1628

"In this economic climate, focussing on value is imperative. Clients are often surprised to see indirect tax advice converted not only into reduced costs but sometimes cash refunds.

Scott Pease

Scott Pease


Mobile: +61 428 334 433

Phone: (03) 8394 0285

"We focus on delivering quality advice to our clients and understand the importance of attention to detail."

Peter Perich

Peter Perich


Mobile: +61 410 518 122

Phone: (07) 3157 1630

"Often our clients don't have the internal resources to devote substantial amounts of time to indirect tax issues. That's where we can really be of value."