Thomas Chacko > Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC
Pump Court Tax Chambers
16 BEDFORD ROW
LONDON
WC1R 4EF
England

Living Wage

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Work Department

Tom has been in practice at Pump Court since October 2009 and advises on all areas of revenue and customs law, in particular on employment taxation, private client, SDLT and VAT. Tom has recently argued cases before the First-tier Tax Tribunal, Upper Tribunal and Court of Appeal, with recent cases covering VAT, excise penalties, tax procedure, customs classification, human rights and proportionality.

Career

Called 2007; Inner Temple; 2015 Appointed Junior Counsel to the Crown – ‘C’ panel. Publications of note: contributor to  Ghosh, Johnson & Miller on ‘Taxation of Corporate Debt and Derivatives’ (LexisNexis), contributor to ‘Halsbury’s Laws Stamp Taxes’ and contributor to ‘Mortimore on Company Directors’ (3rd ed).

Memberships

Revenue Bar Association.

Education

MA (Natural Sciences), St John’s College, Cambridge; GDL, City University; BCL, St Edmund Hall, Oxford; Master’s Prize and Wright Prize, St John’s College, Cambridge.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Private client: personal tax

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Thomas ChackoPump Court Tax ChambersImmensely bright and very responsive.

London Bar > Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

(Tax: corporate - Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Thomas ChackoPump Court Tax ChambersIncredibly sharp, incisive and alive to the commerciality of the tax position for the client.

(Tax: VAT Leading juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Thomas ChackoPump Court Tax ChambersIncredibly sharp, incisive and alive to the commerciality of the tax position for the client.