Core Tax for Insolvency Professionals

26 February, London


Stephenson Harwood LLP,
1 Finsbury Circus, Finsbury,
London EC2M 7SH



3.5 CPD hours

This half day course is aimed at restructuring and insolvency professionals, including IPs and their staff, who need to understand the impact of tax legislation on insolvency cases at a practical level.
Not to be missed, this course will give you vital insights into the challenging world of tax and insolvency.
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Chair's Welcome
Charles Turner, CVR Global 
09:45 - 10:30  Accounting for VAT Post Appointment – Are you taking the right approach?
Mairead Warren de Burca, Alvarez and Marsal
10:30 - 11:15 

Insolvency Issues in Cases Involving Tax Avoidance Schemes
HMRC’s Counter-Avoidance Insolvency team provide an update on the current issues facing Insolvency Practitioners in dealing with appointments involving liabilities to HMRC arising from the use of avoidance schemes. Areas covered will include updates on settlement arrangements in Insolvency cases and the impact of the recent Loan Charge review.
Paul Winterton & John McDermott (London)
Rob Hollings & Ian Campbell (Manchester)

11:15 - 11:20  Coffee Break 
11:20 - 11:50  Implement Consulting Ltd & Vining Sparks Ltd – The Impact of these Cases on Tax Avoidance and HMRC Claims
John Claypole, BDO
11:50 - 12:30  Proposed New Legislation – HMRC Preferential Creditor Status and Tax Abuse and Phoenixism
An update on the latest developments in the world of insolvency and restructuring tax.  In particular covering recent proposed legislation on Crown preference and secondary liabilities with repeated insolvency, plus a look at the Farnborough group relief case.
Marcus Rea, Deloitte LLP
12:30  Chair's Close
Charles Turner, CVR Global

Book now!

Please use the links above to book and pay online.
Alternatively, Please email with a completed booking form
For further information about this event please call 020 7566 4234.

Let’s keep in touch

We would like to be able to keep you up-to-date on R3’s programme of events by email. Sign up at to be the first to hear about the latest training, networking and social events in your region.
*All attendees are required to pay in full before attendance at the event


Download the booking form
Please send completed booking forms to or use the 'book online' links to pay online


09:00 Registration with refreshments
09:30 Course commences 
12:30 Course concludes


Fellow – £210+VAT
Member – £230+VAT
Associate – £265+VAT
Non-Member – £305+VAT
New Professionals – £230+VAT
All attendees are required to pay in full before attendance at the event