Dr Amy Lawton

Dr Amy Lawton

Amy is the co-founder of the North West Tax Clinic, the first student-led tax clinic in the UK. Amy’s research interests lie in environmental taxation and tax education. In particular, she is interested in how taxpayers understand and respond to taxation; as well as how to bring innovative forms of tax education to Higher Education.


Amy Lawton and David Massey explain how a team of students and tax professional volunteers ran a tax clinic to provide community support

29 September 2020

Dr Amy Lawton and David Massey demonstrate how the establishment of the North West Tax Clinic can help to bridge the gap between tax academia and the profession