We must all be aware

As part of our series on diversity in tax, we share the personal experiences of Georgiana Head and Dipti Thakrar about their battles to secure equality in the tax world

Diversity and unconscious bias Georgiana Head reports that we must all be aware that unconscious racism – and other discrimination – is still taking place in recruitment

I don’t think that I have ever been as proud of being ATT qualified as when I read the joint welcome message from our ATT President Jeremy Coker and CIOT President Glyn Fullelove in the July issue of Tax Adviser, explaining that the Association and the Institute are committed to welcoming and valuing all their members and students regardless of their background and identity. In the midst of this torrid time of Covid-19 and racial unrest, there is in this message an oasis of calm and good sense.