Chairman of Tax Sub-committee
Paul has over twenty years experience as a tax professional. Until summer 2019 Paul was the Deputy Comptroller of Taxes for Jersey, with responsibility for taxation policy and international tax matters. As part of this remit Paul led the Island’s response to the challenge of meeting the EU/OECD’s economic substance concerns, including meeting with EU/OECD officials, drafting Jersey’s economic substance legislation and developing the guidance notes in partnership with the revenue authorities from the other Crown Dependencies. During his time in Government, Paul was Jersey’s representative at both the OECD’s Forum on Harmful Tax Practice and the Inclusive Framework. Prior to his time in Government, Paul spent almost 13 years in professional practice with a Big-4 firm, based initially in London and then in Jersey.