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Chambers of Milton Grundy

36 QUEEN STREET, LONDON, EC4R 1BN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 2642
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 9017
Email:
Web:
www.taxbar.com

Michael Lewis Firth

Tel:
Work 020 7242 2642
Email:
Web:
www.taxbar.com
Gray's Inn Tax Chambers (Chambers of Milton Grundy)

Work Department

Barrister

Position

Advice and litigation relating to all areas of taxation (business taxation, employment taxation, capital taxes, IHT, VAT and international taxation), as well as advisory and contentious work on commercial law (contract, tort, unjust enrichment and trusts).

Career

Called 2011: Lincoln’s Inn; barrister Gray’s Inn Tax Chambers. Publications include ‘Disguised Employee Remuneration’ (Tax Planning 2013/14, Bloomsbury); ‘A trap for remittance-basis taxpayers: the situs of choses in action’ (GITC Review 2012); ‘Taxation of Jointly Owned Property’ (GITC Review, 2013); ‘Tax Superpositions’ (GITC Review, 2014); ‘Watch out’ on the GAAR and personal trading companies (Taxation Magazine, 2013); ‘Sauce for the Goose’ (Taxation Magazine, 2013); ‘If it’s broke, fix it’ (Taxation Magazine, 2013).

Education

Merchant Taylors’ School, Crosby; Exeter College, Oxford (BA, 1st Class Jurisprudence); Harris Manchester College, Oxford (BCL (Distinction) – specialising in business and personal taxation); passed all CTA exams (domestic VAT, cross-border VAT, stamp taxes, and other indirect taxes).

Leisure

Rock climbing, rugby, football (Liverpool FC) and playing music.


London Bar

Tax: corporate and VAT

Within: Tax: VAT – Leading juniors

Michael Firth - Gray's Inn Tax Chambers ‘A super lawyer and definitely one to watch.’

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