Executive Director – Compliance
Steven Polites, a lawyer, joined the State Revenue Office in 1994 after 10 years in private practice specialising in commercial law and finance.
He held several branch manager roles before being appointed Executive Director Legal Services in 2010, which became Policy Advisory and Legal Services in 2012. He was appointed to his current role as Executive Director Compliance in May 2014.
Steven is responsible for developing and implementing the State Revenue Office’s compliance strategy. Using forensic and information management tools, the aim of the Compliance Division is to ensure maximum compliance by customers with Victoria’s taxation laws.
The Compliance Division also administers the landholder provisions of the Duties Act 2000.
Steven holds Bachelor of Laws (Melb) and Bachelor of Business (Swinburne) degrees.