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Karen Sullivan

Tax Manager, Christchurch

Karen is a Manager in our Tax Consulting division.

+64 3 379 0829

Nexia House, Level 4, 123 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013

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Professional experience

Karen has close to 20 years of experience providing specialist tax services to a wide range of clients. She has worked closely with individual taxpayers, large listed companies, and everything in between, to help them with their tax obligations. She focusses on providing practical solutions to often complex tax issues, with the goal of achieving the best outcome for her clients. Karen takes pride in staying up to date with ongoing changes in the constantly moving tax landscape.

Karen has been a lecturer in tax at Otago University, and is an experienced presenter on technical tax issues having presented many seminars and webinars throughout New Zealand.

Outside of work, Karen has a passion for the outdoors, and loves getting out to the mountains, bush and beaches with her young family.

Karen has specialist expertise in:

  • General tax consulting
  • Land transactions
  • Business and investment structures
  • Residency and cross border tax issues
  • Dealing with IRD and managing taxpayers’ obligations

Qualifications and memberships

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance), Otago University
  • Bachelor of Law, Otago University