Old Square Tax Chambers is an elite set whose members are among the best regarded tax barristers in practice.

We provide independent advice on all areas of tax. We provide assistance in tax disputes of all types and can help taxpayers in all their dealings with HMRC. Members of chambers have appeared in tax litigation from the First-tier Tribunal to the Supreme Court and CJEU. Particular areas in which barristers at Old Square Tax Chambers excel include trusts and estate planning, employee taxation, foreign domiciliaries, corporate taxation, international taxation, VAT and SDLT.

If you wish to discuss instructing one of us or would like further information, our Senior Clerk Cliff Holland will be happy to help.

Old Square Tax Chambers
15 Old Square, Lincoln's Inn
London, WC2A 3UE
Tel: (020) 7242 2744
Fax: (020) 7831 8095
Out of Hours: 07917 701 325


Free Seminar: Tax Administration and Taxpayer Rights - 21 November 2018

Old Square Tax Chambers are hosting an afternoon seminar where Philip Simpson QC, Rory Mullan and Ross Birkbeck will be speaking on Tax Administration and Taxpayer Rights.
The seminar will be held from 15:45 on Wednesday 21st November 2018 in the Old Hall, Lincoln's Inn, London WC2A 3UP.
To register your interest in attending this seminar, please click here.

Ryanair: holding companies recovering VAT

Etienne Wong recently had an article entitled "Ryanair: holding companies recovering VAT" published in the Tax Journal. A copy of the article* can be seen here.
*This article was first published in the 26 October 2018 issue of the Tax Journal, and is reproduced with the kind permission of the publishers. All rights reserved.

Free Seminar: Taxation of Trusts - Notes Available

Old Square Tax Chambers hosted an afternoon seminar where Robert Venables QC, Harriet Brown and Patrick Boch discussed the Taxation of Trusts.
The seminar was held from 16:00 on Wednesday 31st October 2018.
The notes are now available to download from here.

Corporation Tax Loss Reforms – MBL Seminars ~ Sarah Squires

Following on from the seminars that Sarah Squires gave on the new corporation tax loss reforms earlier in 2018, she will be speaking again for MBL at the following:
Leeds (8 November)
London (4 December)
For more information, please click here.

UPDATED Practice Note on Sukuk - investment bond arrangements and UK VAT

Etienne Wong has recently updated his Practice Note on Sukuk - investment bond arrangements and UK VAT, a copy of the updated Practice Note* can be seen here.
*This article was first published on Lexis®PSL Tax in 2014 and updated in the autumn of 2018, and is reproduced with the kind permission of the publishers.  All rights reserved.