Dr Julianne Jaques KC

Dr Julianne Jaques KC is a barrister at the Victorian Bar, specialising in taxation with over 25 years’ experience as a taxation professional.

She maintains chambers in both Melbourne and Sydney and has appeared in all higher federal, Victorian and New South Wales courts.

Dr Jaques is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Tax Adviser, holds a doctorate from the University of Melbourne, and in 2020 was awarded Chartered Tax Adviser of the Year by The Tax Institute.

Prior to going to the Bar, Dr Jaques worked as a solicitor, Chartered Accountant and ministerial tax adviser.

She is a current member of the Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (reappointed 1 July 2022) and a former member of the Tax Practitioners Board (2016 to 2022).

Dr Jaques was appointed as a part-time Board member from 1 July 2017 and was reappointed in December 2023 for a further term to September 2025.

Dr Jaques was Acting Chair of the Board from 11 July 2019 to 10 January 2020.