Jan Matthews

Called: 1972

Jan Matthews

Jan Matthews was called in 1972 having earlier qualified as a Chartered Accountant. A highly experienced practitioner with wide commercial expertise, he has an extensive practice, largely advisory in nature, in the fields of private client work, trusts (offshore & onshore), partnerships, landed estates, small to medium sized companies and land development projects. Typically, these matters involve the interaction of all the major direct taxes, in addition to indirect taxes. He combines academic rigour with a practical approach to solving tax problems, providing elegant and ingenious solutions for his clients.

  • Publications

    Development Land Tax (Butterworths)
    Self-Assessment and Corporation Tax Self-Assessment (Tolley’s)

  • Memberships

    Revenue Bar Association


    London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association

  • Education

    Jesus College, Cambridge (MA: Economics and Law)

  • The Legal 500 says...

    Tax-Private Client: Personal Tax
    Ranking: Leading Junior, Tier 3 

    ‘A very well-regarded junior barrister.’ (2020)

    ‘Highly recommended.’ (2019)

    ‘Clients appreciate his approachable and straightforward style.’ (2018)