Isobel advises on the corporate tax aspects of company acquisitions, disposals and reconstructions, and complex commercial property transactions . Her experience includes vendor tax planning, structuring property joint ventures, SDLT mitigation, the Construction Industry Scheme and employment related tax issues. Isobel has also been closely involved in consultation with the Scottish Government in relation to the introduction of the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax, which is to replace SDLT on transactions involving land in Scotland from April 2015.
Isobel is a top ranked individual in Chambers and Partners and a leading individual in Legal 500 for Corporate Tax and is Convenor of the Tax Law Committee of the Law Society of Scotland and a Council member of the Stamp Taxes Practitioners Group.
Isobel has an "expert knowledge of corporate tax" - Legal 500 2015
"Held to be 'one of Scotland's premier practitioners'." Chambers & Partners