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Simon Anslow


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Simon Anslow

Position and specialisms

Based in Poole, Simon heads up our VAT team and is responsible for dealing with VAT and indirect tax issues, from basic compliance and efficiency management, through to complex planning and dispute resolution.

He also works in a VAT advisory capacity for British Marine.  


Taking it back to basics, to understand. who does what, for whom, when, where and for how much — first we make it right, then we make it better.

Education and career

A 15-year career with HM Customs & Excise included investigation activity, legal advocacy and the obtaining of considerable technical and practical experience. Simon switched sides some years ago, firstly as a partner in a mid-tier firm and more latterly as a regional VAT Director with a Top Ten practice, before joining Princecroft Willis in 2009 to head up the VAT service.

Personal information

Simon is married with one son; he enjoys films, food, cars and spending time with his family.