Thomas joined Buzzacott in 2016 and is an Associate Director in our VAT Consultancy team.
With over 25 years’ experience, Thomas has a varied portfolio based of mainly Charities and Not-for-profit organisations (including further education colleges, academies and independent schools), overseas clients with inward investments into the UK and financial services organisations.
Working closely with Buzzacott’s Charity and Corporate teams, Thomas advises clients on a full range of services including: VAT for charities; land and property issues; partial exemption issues; financial services; the capital goods scheme; business transfer and structuring issues; and international services.
Thomas also has experience in dealing with VAT disputes and appeals, having previously assisted a number of clients with bringing appeals to the First-tier Tribunal and the High Court. He is a member of both the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and the VAT Practitioners Group. Thomas regularly lectures on VAT matters and writes articles on sector issues.
Outside of the office, Thomas is a very keen basketball fan, spending most of his weekends travelling the country to watch youth basketball games. Thomas often undertakes volunteer work to assist charitable organisations with fundraising and acts as school governor for local schools.