Simon McKie

Simon McKie

Simon is a Partner at McKie & Co. He has specialised in solving the taxation problems of private clients since the early 1980s. Simon is a former Chairman of the Faculty of Taxation and has sat on many technical committees at the Chartered Institute of Taxation and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

The capital gains tax treatment for lost deposits: three recent cases
24 June 2022

We examine three recent cases on the capital gains tax treatment of lost deposits – Hardy, Lloyd-Webber and Drake – which discuss the failure of the relevant capital gains tax legislation to reflect economic reality.

Fifth Money Laundering Directive
1 December 2019

Simon McKie and Sharon McKie examine the additional burdens which will be placed on trustees if the Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive is transposed into UK law

Residence and Domicile
1 August 2019

Sharon McKie and Simon McKie examine disclosure in self-assessment returns in the light of the increasing number and intensity of HMRC’s enquiries into matters of residence and domicile

Celtic complexities – Intra-UK residence (IStockphoto/Jtirc83)
Intra-UK residence
1 October 2015

Simon and Sharon McKie highlight a number of issues with the new intra-UK residence rules