Rebecca Sheldon

Rebecca Sheldon

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Called 2017, Lincoln’s Inn


2016-2017, BPTC, BPP: Outstanding

2015-2016, LL.M, Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge: First class

2011-2015, LL.B, College of St Hild & St Bede, Durham: First class, ranked 1st in the year

Areas of practice:

Rebecca has developed a busy practice in all areas of tax law, including complex advisory work and litigation. The majority of her practice involves acting or advising alone, but she also accepts instructions to act as junior counsel. Rebecca has frequently appeared in the First Tier Tax Tribunal and has appeared in the Upper Tier. She was also nominated in 2021 for the Advocate award for Young Pro Bono Barrister of the year.

Rebecca has experience in matters concerning IHT, SDLT, CGT, VAT, challenging wills, taxation of trusts, UK residence and domicile rules, transfer of assets abroad and employee taxation (see “recent matters” and “cases” for more details). Additionally, she completed a secondment in a leading London Law Firm’s private client tax department, where she gained further experience in particular of IHT and residence and domicile issues.

Rebecca is also qualified to accept instructions from the public and can be contacted directly via e-mail or through chambers’ clerking team.

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