Tax: How to keep your clients out of court and what to do if you get there – Half Day Conference – FULLY SUBSCRIBED

This event was rapidly fully-subscribed, we have published the notes below.


Location: Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5DG

Learning objectives: to improve knowledge and understanding of recent and likely future developments in the practice of taxation law, by attending lectures, seminars, and discussions on important recent cases and other events in this area.

Rationale: to enable maintenance and development of competence and performance in this key area of practice.

5 Stone Buildings held a half-day conference to consider and discuss recent decisions and notable developments in the field of Taxation. This is an area in which 5 Stone Buildings’ has a strong and growing practice greatly enhanced when Amanda Hardy QC and Oliver Marre recently joined chambers.

Chaired by Christopher Tidmarsh QC, the conference addressed issues faced by professionals, bringing the benefit of the speakers’ considerable expertise across a wide range of corporate and personal taxation considerations.

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Conference programme:

8.30am:  Breakfast

9.15am:  Chair – Introduction – Christopher Tidmarsh QC

9.20am:  Public Law Challenges in the Tax Arena – Amanda Hardy QC

9.50am:  Film Schemes – not a Romantic Comedy – Ruth Hughes

10.20am:  Discovery Assessments – Sam Chandler

10.50am:  Coffee Break

11.20am:  Trusts Tax 2018 – Oliver Marre

11.50am:  Correcting Tax Mistake – Christopher Tidmarsh QC

12.20pm:  Q&A

12.30pm:  Close