David Westgate

David Westgate

David Westgate

David Westgate is a chartered tax adviser and accountant and joined Derwent London in 2008. He is Group Head of Tax and is responsible for all aspects of taxation for the company. David is a member of Property taxes Sub-committee.

Construction Industry Scheme reforms could result in tax simplification
22 April 2022

A number of Construction Industry Scheme reforms could result in tax simplification, benefiting landlords, tenants and HMRC. We take a look at three areas which are ripe for review.

In his second article on the  VAT domestic reverse charge for construction, David Westgate examines the areas which will require further clarification and issues impacting developers
VAT Domestic Reverse Charge
1 October 2019

In his second article on the VAT domestic reverse charge for construction, David Westgate examines the areas which will require further clarification and issues impacting developers

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VAT Domestic Reverse Charge
1 September 2019

David Westgate considers the scope and impact of the new VAT domestic reverse charge on construction

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Property Tax Voice
27 July 2017

David Westgate leads us through some difficulties when landlords make contributions

Real estate investment trusts – REITS
REITS
1 July 2016

David Westgate considers the purpose, benefits and process of becoming a REIT and the tax implications arising