The role of the CFE in Europe

As members of the Board of CFE and council members of CIOT, Gary Ashford and Ian Hayes explain the role of CFE, and how members in the UK can benefit

Established over 60 years ago, CFE (Tax Advisers Europe) (see is the pre-eminent association of professional tax bodies based in Europe, dealing with all aspects of taxation. CIOT and the Tax Faculty of ICAEW are the two UK members. Now that the UK has left the EU, it is particularly important to appreciate that CFE memberships span EU member states and non-EU countries, such as Russia and Switzerland.