Pilot Partners today announced the elevation of Josh Meggs from Associate Director to Partner within its tax and business advisory division.

The promotion will see Josh join the leadership team of 10 other partners with the Brisbane office as of 1 October 2020.

Pilot Partner’s Managing Partner Brian McDonald said Josh had been an integral part of the team for more than a decade, having started his career with the firm as an undergraduate accountant in 2009.

“We are proud of the contribution he has made to the firm and have no doubt he will continue to add to the success of our business,” said Mr McDonald.

“Key focus areas for Josh will be on foreign controlled businesses and their Australian operations, cross border transactions, expatriate taxation issues and other international taxation matters.”

Josh is a member of the Tax Institute of Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

The firm also recently announced the promotions of Kylee Smith and Cameron Woodcroft from Managers to Associate Directors.

Kylee, who joined the firm in 2008, is an experienced tax and business advisor specialising in a wide range of Australian corporate and individual taxation matters including corporate tax, goods and services tax, capital gains tax and fringe benefits tax. Kylee also advises on cross jurisdictional tax matters for domestic and foreign enterprises.

Cameron joined Pilot Partners in 2009 as a graduate accountant and has extensive experience in all types of insolvency administrations. This includes voluntary administrations, members and creditors voluntary liquidations, corporate and court-initiated receiverships, bankruptcy, personal insolvency, court liquidations and statutory trustee appointments.

“These internal appointments reflect our commitment to nurturing professional development and the high calibre of people coming up through the firm,” said Mr McDonald.

“They should be commended for their hard work.”