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Philip Baker QC

London, UK Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments

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Private Wealth: Tax - UK

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Philip Baker QC
Noted for his exceptional depth of expertise in international and cross-border tax matters, he has a particular strength in double taxation treaties. He is highly sought after by private individuals and regularly acts on tax cases before the CJEU.
Strengths: "He is hugely knowledgeable and a very nice opponent who is courteous and straightforward to deal with." "He is a sensible opponent who is not afraid to take difficult points while also being very pragmatic."
Recent work: Acted in Panayi Trustees v HMRC, a case looking at whether the exit tax on trustees contravenes EU law.
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