Stuart Adams is a Legal Director in the Private Tax and Wealth Planning team at Mishcon de Reya. He helps high-net-worth clients to preserve, grow and pass on their wealth and provides UK and international tax and wealth planning advice. He is also a member of the Private Client Section committee.
As of 30 September, there is a corporate offence of failure to prevent the criminal facilitation of tax evasion. This brings a risk of criminal liability to solicitors’ firms for not only their employees’ actions, but also the actions of others with whom they are associated. Stuart Adams explains.
Private Client Section committee member Stuart Adams rounds up the highlights of the Section’s annual conference, held in London on 30 June, and introduces our conference special edition
A new corporate criminal offence of failing to prevent the facilitation of tax evasion comes into force on 30 September - yet many still seem not to know about it. In advance of a longer article in the November edition of PS, Stuart Adams explains why private client practitioners must ...
Court of Appeal overturns Mehjoo decision on tax advice.