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Giles Bavister

Giles Bavister is a partner in the firm’s London office where he is a member of the tax practice group. Giles practice includes advising on the tax aspects of the full range of corporate M&A and private equity transactions; both domestic and cross border, in-bound and out-bound investments and joint ventures and corporate reorganizations. Giles also advises UK resident and non-resident companies, individuals and trusts in the real estate sector on a wide range of property transactions, including:

  • Structuring and implementing tax-efficient acquisitions and disposals
  • Structuring portfolios and fund investments, involving the use of corporate, unit trust and partnership vehicles
  • Commercial and residential property developments, for private and public sector clients
  • Investment in alternative asset classes such as renewable energy and student accommodation.

He also advises on VAT, particularly in relation to cross-border supplies of goods and services, financial services and e-commerce.

Prior to joining the firm, Giles was a partner in the London office of a global law firm.

  • British Property Federation VAT Committee
  • Stamp Taxes Practitioners Group
Additional Thought Leadership Pages
  • “SDLT and partnerships,” Practical Law Company
Additional News & Event Pages
  • Mentioned, "Foxway Acquires Global Resale To Bolster 'Circular IT' Offering," ChannelE2E, 15 December 2022
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