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Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC

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Richard Vallat

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Pump Court Tax Chambers (Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC)


Practises in all areas of revenue law,including advice and planning in the following areas: personal tax, corporate taxes, VAT and other indirect taxes, SDLT and tax-related litigation including professional negligence; he also advises on a range of matters both in contemplation of and seeking to avoid litigation, including contractual disputes with a tax element. Recent cases include UBS and DB Group Services (Supreme Court), Coulter Trust (Court of Appeal), Donaldson (Court of Appeal), Greene King (Court of Appeal), Aspect Capital (Upper Tribunal), Perrin & Ardmore Construction (Upper Tribunal), Henderson Investments (First-tier Tribunal), CIFF (High Court), Salinger (Firs-tier Tribunal) and OCO Ltd (First-tier Tribunal).


Called 1997; Gray’s Inn. Attorney General’s B Panel counsel 2011. Attorney General's A Panel counsel June 2016.


Revenue Bar Association; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association; Stamp Taxes Practitioners Group; Moderator of the Trusts Discussion Forum; Society of Trust & Estates Practicioners.


Winchester College; Merton College, Oxford; City University; Open University.

London Bar

Private client: personal tax

Within: 2018 Silks

Richard Vallat QC - Pump Court Tax ChambersPersonable, pragmatic and finds solutions.

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Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

Within: Tax: VAT - 2018 silks

Richard Vallat QC - Pump Court Tax ChambersHe has immense clarity of thinking and presents a clear and succinct legal analysis, which is also practical and pragmatic.

Within: Tax: corporate - 2018 Silks

Richard Vallat QC - Pump Court Tax ChambersHe has immense clarity of thinking and presents a clear and succinct legal analysis, which is also practical and pragmatic.

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