William is a Chartered Tax Adviser specialising in VAT and other indirect taxes. William joined French Duncan in 2017 bringing over ten years’ experience in VAT having spent over five years in HMRC dealing with VAT and Customs & Excise, before entering practice in 2012 as a VAT specialist with a Top 10 firm.
William has worked closely with a broad range of businesses and organisations including medium & large corporates OMBs and charities and he is involved in a wide-range of sectors, including: leisure & hospitality, property & construction, technological, agricultural, finance and not-for-profit.
William regularly advises on: property transactions, Partial Exemption & Capital Goods Scheme, Business/Non-Business, mergers, takeovers & transfers, the treatment of income & expenditure, international transactions, VAT Compliance and resolving disputes with HMRC.
William believes understanding his clients’ considerations is the key in providing the best possible service. From this, William delivers unambiguous, cost-effective and practical advice. His knowledge of HMRC’s processes and confident approach has also helped to successfully resolve disputes with HMRC.