John Barnett TEP

Burges Salmon LLP

John has worked at Burges Salmon for over 20 years and has been a partner since 2003. He heads the firm's 40 lawyer strong Tax and Private Client Team

John chaired the Chartered Institute of Taxation's CGT sub-committee from 2006 to 2014 and is now a member of the CIOT’s governing Council. He was a member of the GAAR panel which approved HMRC’s initial GAAR guidance.

He has led the CIOT response on a large number of capital tax policy discussions with HMRC and HM Treasury since 2006.

He chairs the judges for the STEP Private Client Awards.

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