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The ECU Tax Clinic

The ECU Tax Clinic (ECUTC) aims to assist unrepresented taxpayers in meeting or complying with their taxation affairs. The ECUTC offers students, under the supervision of experienced tax practitioners, the opportunity to engage in case work directly relevant to their chosen career in taxation.

The ECUTC is a friendly, student-run clinic where you will receive advice from Edith Cowan University taxation students under the supervision of experienced tax practitioners.

How The ECU Tax Clinic can help

As a student run clinic, the ECUTC may be able to assist you in preparing and lodging your individual tax return.

Please note:

Commencing: 28th July 2021.

Wednesdays only from 9:30am - 12:30pm and 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Please note: The Clinic will only respond to e-mails and on-line requests for assistance on the operating day.

Accessing The ECU Tax Clinic

Access to the ECUTC will be reserved for those that meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. Currently unrepresented (do not have a tax agent);
  2. Are an Australian citizen or permanent resident (students are considered residents for Tax purpose);
  3. An Individual or small Business entity.
  4. Tax returns must be from between 2014 - 2021

Subject to the discretion of the leadership group, matters which do not meet the standard eligibility criteria, may be considered from time-to-time.

Applying for assistance

Complete our online form to apply for assistance.

The clinic is open Wednesdays from 9.30am to 4pm. Video appointments available.

Alternatively, please contact us directly if you would like to discuss your matter with one of our skilled student volunteers.


ECU Tax Clinic Coordinator – Associate Professor Prafula Pearce

ECU Tax Clinic Registered Tax Agent – Dhvani Thakkar

ECT Tax Clinic Professional Staff – Jan McDonald

ECU Tax Clinic: Telephone: +61 8 6304 6190


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