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Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC

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16 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4EF, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7414 8080
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Fax 020 7414 8099
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312 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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Jeremy White

Tel:
Work 020 7414 8080
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Pump Court Tax Chambers (Chambers of Kevin Prosser QC)

Position

Jeremy White's practice covers advice and litigation in civil and criminal matters regarding international trade and Customs & Excise law. He specializes in trade barriers and preference including duties and taxes, prohibitions and restrictions, especially when involving classification, origin, customs valuation and other technical issues. He has been instructed to represent clients in disputes with the Customs Authorities of many countries.
Landmark cases have included Terex C-430/08, Pace C-288/09 and Invamed C-198/15. Jeremy is qualified to accept Public Access instructions.

Career

Called 1976 (Gray's Inn); 1977-83: Barrister, 7 Fountain Court, Birmingham; 1983-96: Solicitors Office, HM Customs & Excise; 1996-2000: Senior lawyer, KPMG (led team specialising in indirect tax investigations, litigation, disclosure and risk management): 2000-01: Senior lawyer, KLegal solicitors (responsible for the firm's trade and customs practice in UK); 2001-present: Barrister, Pump Court Tax Chambers, FIIT CTA.

Member

CIOT Indirect Tax Committee, Revenue Bar Association, Customs Practitioners Group, London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association, VAT in Industry Group.

Publications: Consultant editor of Tolley's Customs and Excise Duties Handcook since 1995; Consultant editor of the Excise Duties Handbook since 2001; Consultant editor of Halsbury's Laws since 2007; Regular contributor to De Voil Indirect Tax Intelligence; Contributor to LexisNexis Finance Act Handbook since 2008.

Education

Surbiton County Grammar School; University of Birmingham (1975 LLB (Hons) Law with European law); College of Law and Inns of Court School of Law (1976 Bar Final).


London Bar

Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

Within: Tax: VAT Leading juniors

Jeremy White - Pump Court Tax Chambers ‘ He has mastered the ability to articulate multi-layered issues to clients clearly; providing concise robust advice to keep clients both safe and commercially viable. ’

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