Rainer Hughes

Tax Dispute & litigations

Our Tax team work with individuals, business owners, trusts and large corporates. We navigate your case from the initial inquiry and investigation through to final hearings in the Tax tribunals, Court of appeal and Supreme courts.

We are here to help you resolve tax-related commercial disputes. This includes taking legal action against advisers, organisations and authorities that may be involved in such matters. Our services have global reach and we adjust to the needs of the sectors our clients operate in.

Rainer Hughes understands the complicated and constantly evolving Tax Laws that can affect your business. We give you a clear explanation of all legislations and how this affect your business. We will provide you with a practical plan, focused on your unique business needs.

HMRC investigations take up valuable resources and risk significant financial and reputation damage for your business. We are here to help you prepare for any such disputes in advance and defend you when and if they arise. Whether you a small business or represent an international corporation, Rainer Hughes has the knowledge and experience to help you get a successful outcome and result.

Key Experience

Successfully acted for a Premier League football club in relation to an enquiry by HMRC.

Rainer Hughes has represented multiple retailers in obtaining temporary approval, following the refusal of the Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) by HMRC.

Successfully brought matters to the Tax tribunal where clients have been wrongly assessed for their Tax liability.

Acted for a large SME in appealing an unlawful warrant to seize assets, enabling the business to recover and continue trading.