Deloitte has appointed Alison Vine, a specialist in private client and trust taxation, to join its offshore taxation compliance and advisory team as a Director from 1 October. Alison will be based in Guernsey but her role will cover Deloitte clients in Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man.
Alison has been working in private clients and trust taxation since 1989. During that time, she has helped private clients, trustees and beneficiaries deal with the major changes to offshore and onshore taxation regimes that impact offshore trusts, their associated entities and settlors/beneficiaries.
“I am delighted to welcome Alison to our team,” said Jo Huxtable, partner in charge of Deloitte Offshore Tax. “Alison’s knowledge of the market and wealth of experience in the offshore sector will help to enhance our service offering to our clients. The tax environment is becoming more challenging with increased scrutiny of the tax affairs of structures and individuals from overseas tax authorities. With Alison’s appointment, we have demonstrated our continued commitment to providing clients across Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man with a distinctive service comprising high quality specialist advice and in-depth knowledge and understanding of our clients’ issues and opportunities”.
Alison became a Chartered Tax Advisor in 1993 and was a founder member and a former Chairman of the Guernsey branch of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. Alison is also a member of the committee of the Guernsey Association of Pension Providers and advises on offshore pensions.
“Deloitte has a global reputation for technical excellence and and outstanding client service excellence, which are qualities I value highly. I’m looking forward to working with my colleagues to deliver the highest quality advice to our worldwide client base,” said Alison Vine.