David Tran, Tax Director, BDO UK LLP
David is a UK Chartered Tax Adviser, with 14 years’ experience advising clients across a broad range of UK and international corporate tax areas. He works in the BDO London financial services tax team and his specialism is dealing with asset managers, investment funds (hedge, private equity and debt) and their investors.
David has particular experience advising mid-sized and fast growing asset managers and funds throughout their life, from initial structuring and implementation, dealing with ongoing tax compliance, advising on acquisitions and post-acquisition reorganisations and tax considerations on exit.
David advises a number of UK-based corporate litigation funders on tax matters from structuring the investment vehicles, considerations regarding the form of litigation funding, the taxation of returns for the fund and investors, remuneration for managers, and dealing with UK tax returns for the manager and UK funds.