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John Dewhurst
LLB, BCL, CTA
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Chown Dewhurst LLP
International Taxation and Economic Consultants
51 Lafone Street
London, England, SE1 2LX
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John
Dewhurst
LLB, BCL, CTA
Partner, Chown Dewhurst LLP, London, United Kingdom
Expertise
    Worldwide experience with international tax law, including the US, the European Union and South Africa. Extensive high-level experience with corporate and individual international tax planning and tax policy. Specialist knowledge of cross-border business transactions, trusts and tax planning (including inheritance tax and capital gains tax) for international families, mobile executives, artists and athletes.
Professional Highlights
  • Former attorney of the Supreme Court of South Africa
  • Former lecturer in taxation law at the University of Rhodesia
  • Former associate partner in Bowman, Gilfillan and Blacklock Inc., attorneys in Johannesburg
  • Fellow and member of the Council of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (United Kingdom) and UK representative on the Council of the Confédération Fiscale Européenne in Brussels
  • Member of the Education Committee and International Tax Sub-Committee of the Chartered Institute of Taxation
  • Was the editor of the Journal of Strategy in International Taxation and compiler of Interfisc, the Double Taxation Treaty Service
  • Senior editor, Journal of International Trust and Corporate Planning
Affiliations
  • Chartered Institute of Taxation (United Kingdom)
  • International Bar Association
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Worshipful Company of Tax Advisers
  • International Tax Specialist Group
Languages
    English, French, Afrikaans