***FULLY SUBSCRIBED*** Free Seminar – The GAAR, DOTAS and Accelerated Payments Notices – Recent Developments in Legislation, Case Law and HMRC Practice – 30 January 2018

***FULLY SUBSCRIBED***

Old Square Tax Chambers will be hosting an afternoon seminar on 30 January 2018 where Robert Venables Q.C., Patrick Cannon and Mary Ashley will be speaking on The GAAR, DOTAS and Accelerated Payments Notices – Recent Developments in Legislation, Case Law and HMRC Practice.

The seminar is to be held from 4.00 pm to 6.15 pm in The Old Hall, Lincoln’s Inn and the timetable will be as follows:

4.00 – 4.15        Tea & Coffee

4.15 – 4.50       Patrick Cannon will speak on GAAR Update: s212A penalty for counteracted arrangements, provisional counteraction and binding notices, penalties for enablers of defeated avoidance, GAAR Panel opinions etc

4.50 – 5.25       Mary Ashley will speak on DOTAS: changes made by the Tax Avoidance Schemes (Prescribed Descriptions of Arrangements) (Amendment) Regulations (SI 2016/99) and HMRC’s use of its powers under Finance Act 2004 sections 306A and 314A.

5.25 – 6.00       Robert Venables Q.C. will speak on Developments in Accelerated Payments Notices and will address the Court of Appeal decisions in Rowe and Vital Nut (December 12th 2017); New Hope for Taxpayers – HMRC’s new APN strategy using GAAR pooling and binding notices; and pre-emptive and ex post facto strategies for taxpayers

6.00 – 6.15       Question to the speakers followed by drinks

Drinks will be hosted immediately after the seminar at which you will have an opportunity to meet members of Old Square Tax Chambers.

The seminar is free of charge.

Please let us know if you wish to attend by emailing seminars@15oldsquare.co.uk and do feel free to inform any colleagues who might be interested in joining us.