P Simpson

Philip J.D. Simpson Q.C.

Year of Call: 2001

Year of Silk: 2014

Qualifications

LL.B (Hons) University of Aberdeen

LL.M University of Regensburg

Special interests

Tax, trusts, succession and pensions

Clerks

Stable telephone number

0131 260 5830

Emma Potter

Andrew Veitch

Tracy Whitelaw

Biography

Philip Simpson specialises in tax law, including planning and litigation. He advises across the whole range of UK and Scottish taxes - direct and indirect, personal and business, with special emphasis on corporate transactions / restructuring, financial services taxation, and VAT issues.

He is a qualified chartered tax adviser, and barrister in England and Wales. His practice extends to commercial litigation where tax issues feature.

Publications

Chapters in A History of Private Law in Scotland (Reid and Zimmerman,

eds.)

Loss, Tax, Tax Losses and Lost Tax (2001) BTR 173