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Ranked in 2 Practice Areas
2
Tax: Private Client
16 Years Ranked
3
Tax
16 Years Ranked
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Provided by Patrick Soares

UK Bar

Practice Areas

Taxation of complex land transactions, settlements and partnerships and offshore structures and civil law entities. He deals with all taxes including SDLT and offshore taxation. He also appears for taxpayers before the Tax Tribunals with a particular experience in partnership taxation and the taxation of offshore funds.

Career

Formerly a tax partner in a leading firm of solicitors.

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Publications

Editor of Land Taxation and the chambers' journal, FCTC Digest. Former Tax Editor of the Property Law Bulletin. He has produced tax memoranda on a variety of tax topics including The Taxation of Non-Domiciliaries, The Statutory Residence Test , IHT Planning, The Taxation of Pension Schemes and Business Investment Relief

Lectures

Mr. Soares is a well-known lecturer and chairs the annual Informa Conferences in London on Estate Planning, Private Client Offshore Taxation, the Taxation of UK Land Investment and Development Transactions and Corporate Taxation and Company Reorganisations.

Personal

Plays the clarinet and piano. Enjoys reading and cycling.

Chambers Review

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UK Bar

Tax: Private Client - London (Bar)
2
Band 2

Patrick Soares
Patrick Soares is a deeply respected junior whose tax practice encompasses property, VAT and offshore matters. He is an exceptional choice of counsel for trusts taxation work.


Tax - London (Bar)
3
Band 3

Patrick Soares
Patrick Soares is sought out for his depth of experience in tax advisory work. He regularly advises large corporations and is experienced at dealing with a great variety of cases, including those concerning property transactions, offshore issues and VAT.

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