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Pump Court Tax Chambers

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Andrew specialises in all forms of corporate tax, VAT and customs duties. He has a strong advisory practice but is particularly well known for his litigation experience in the Courts and Tribunals. He lectures frequently on VAT and corporate transactions. Recent cases include Investment Trust Companies v HMRC (Supreme Court); London Clubs Management v HMRC (Upper Tribunal, gaming duty); Bookit Ltd v HMRC (CJEU); Airtours Holidays Transport Ltd v HMRC (Court of Appeal); Vodafone Group Services Ltd v HMRC (Upper Tribunal); Lok’nStore Group Plc v HMRC (Upper Tribunal); McCarthy & Stone (Developments) Ltd v HMRC (Upper Tribunal); Iveco Ltd v HMRC (Upper Tribunal); Aspinalls Club Ltd v HMRC (Court of Appeal); The University of Cambridge v HMRC (Upper Tribunal); The Pollen Estates Trustee Co & Kings College London v HMRC (Court of Appeal).


Called 1991; Inner Temple. QC 2013.


Conversational German.


Revenue Bar Association; VAT Practitioners Group; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.


Abraham Guest High School; Southampton University (1990 LLB (Hons) 1st); Inns of Court School of Law (1991).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

(Tax: VAT - Leading silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Andrew Hitchmough QCPump Court Tax ChambersPre-eminent VAT advocate whose strength lies in his ability to articulate a point with utmost clarity and to distill the key issues to win even the most complex of cases.