Kevin Cowley

Professional profile and firm background:

Kevin is a Partner leading the Isle of Man (IoM) Tax practice. He advises his clients on all areas of direct taxation. Kevin has worked in a Big 4 environment for over 16 years, the vast majority of that time in offshore tax.

Kevin is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and is a Chartered Tax Advisor.

Specialist experience:  

Although specialising in UK and IoM taxation, Kevin has experience of dealing with international tax issues in a range of jurisdictions including providing advice on offshore structures.  His clients currently include those in both the financial and non-financial sector including offshore banks, funds and private investment structures (often involving offshore trusts) as well as local corporate service providers, manufacturing companies and one of the world's largest offshore legal practices.

Kevin has significant experience in the structuring of offshore funds and real estate transactions, advising on both the individual and corporate tax issues arising.

He frequently advises on Human Resource taxation issues (share scheme arrangements, use of Employee Benefit Trusts, the taxation of international secondees, etc).