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Mark Fell

| Call 2004

Profile: Tax

Experience and Expertise

Mark has a vigorous high level tax practice, appearing regularly in the Tax Tribunal, with the ability to take cases all the way to the European Court of Justice where appropriate. He has extensive experience of customs, excise, VAT, corporation tax, tax litigation involving offshore elements, the OECD transfer pricing guidelines and model tax convention and tax enforcement.

For example, Mark recently represented the United Kingdom in the European Court of Justice in a customs classification case, known as Kubota, concerned with customs duty and the operation of the customs union. He also represented HMRC in the well-known case of Revenue & Customs v Ben Nevis in which the Court of Appeal upheld HMRC’s arguments regarding the proper approach to the interpretation of a double taxation treaty between the UK and South Africa.

 

Cases and Work of Note

Mark Fell
“Mark Fell is noted for his ability to translate very complex matters into advice which is clear and logical.”

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