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Chambers Of Patrick C Soares

3 FIELD COURT, GRAY’S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5EP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3693 3700
DX:
374 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.fieldtax.com

Patrick C Soares

Tel:
Work 020 3693 3700
Email:
Web:
www.fieldtax.com
Field Court Tax Chambers (Chambers Of Patrick C Soares)

Work Department

Taxation

Position

General taxation with special emphasis on the taxation of trusts, international tax, taxation of UK property transactions and value added tax.

Career

Solicitor 1972-83; called to the Bar 1983, Lincoln’s Inn; Tax Editor of the Property Law Bulletin.

Member

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Education

Gilberd School, Colchester; London University (1970 LLB Hons; 1973 LLM).

Leisure

Piano, clarinet and reading.


London Bar

Private client: personal tax

Within: Leading Juniors

Patrick Soares - Field Court Tax Chambers ‘ A well-respected junior. ’

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Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

Within: Tax: corporate - Leading Juniors

Patrick Soares - Field Court Tax Chambers ‘ An exceptional tax barrister. ’

Within: Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

Field Court Tax Chambers is 'a very user-friendly set, that has a strong advisory practice'. Members have particular expertise in double taxation and tax-related human rights law, while head of chambers Patrick Soares specialises in the structuring of major land transactions in the UK and in offshore structures. On the contentious front, international tax expert Philip Baker QC regularly appears before domestic and foreign courts, with recent cases in Mauritius and Singapore; he acted for the Revenue in BAT Industries plc v HMRC, a case regarding tax on compound interest.

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