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Stephenson Harwood LLP

Tax

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What the team is known for

Strong reputation for its advice on a comprehensive range of direct and indirect tax concerns, with particular expertise in handling M&A, real estate and financing matters. Also advises clients on share scheme and incentive-related tax issues.

Strengths

"They provide sensible, pragmatic and commercial solutions, which is what you really want," clients report.

Sources say: "Stephenson Harwood provide an excellent service."

Work highlights

Advised Bowmark Capital on the tax aspects of its public to private takeover of AIM-listed Tax Systems.

Notable practitioners

Maryanna Sharrock has particular strength handling tax matters relating to real estate and infrastructure developments. She also assists clients with tax matters relating to large cross-border transactions.

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Overview

We offer excellent tax advice on all tax matters. Clients come to us for sector knowledge and experience, deep thinking, great service levels and attention to detail on implementation. Our partners and the firm are recommended for tax in Legal 500 and Chambers.

We cover the full range from business and company sales and group restructurings, through to real estate and financing transactions, funds, private wealth and tax disputes. 

Our tax practice:

  • M&A, corporate reconstructions and group tax planning
  • cross-border tax planning and VAT
  • corporate finance, leasing and asset finance
  • funds, partnerships and investment managers
  • real estate
  • shipping, tonnage tax, rail and aviation
  • personal tax and private wealth
  • employment tax and share schemes
  • tax disputes

We are a very international tax practice and are used to coordinating tax advice in multiple jurisdictions.

Members

Jenney, Hugo (Head of Department)

Barclay, Hilary

Meehan, John

Sharrock, Maryanna F

Tax Department

Stephenson Harwood LLP

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Department location

1 Finsbury Circus

London

Greater London

UK

EC2M 7SH

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Maryanna F Sharrock
Band 5