>>> Tarryn Atkinson

FirstRand Bank Limited

Head of Employees’ Tax and Benefits at FirstRand Bank Limited

Tarryn is a Chartered Accountant (SA) and attorney. She commenced her tax career 13 years ago in corporate tax advisory before specialising in employment-related taxes. She has been with FirstRand for the past six years and currently heads the Employees’ Tax Department with specialist focus on employee and expatriate taxes, compliance and risk, share schemes and incentives and the Tax Administration Act. Her knowledge stems from her Advanced Diploma in Tax Procedural Law.

Tarryn is the chairperson of the PAYE and Expat Subcommittees of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and a member of the Tax Administration Subcommittee.