John has recently joined Markel Tax after nine years with HMRC in a variety of specialist roles. Most recently he worked within HMRC’s Fraud Investigation Service, handling Code of Practice 8 and Code of Practice 9 investigations.
John brings a wealth of experience to the Tax Investigations Team having developed a strong technical understanding of various areas of tax, including Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Owner Managed Businesses and Corporate Restructuring. He was an Authorised Officer in HMRC so has detailed knowledge of HMRC’s data gathering and inspection powers.
John is keen to assist clients in resolving enquiries and disputes with HMRC in order to achieve the best possible outcome from a range of HMRC's compliance activity.