John

John Gilmor-Gavin

Partner

BDO Dublin

+353 1 470 0000

+353 1 470 0320


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 

John is a Partner in BDO's Taxation department. John has more than 35 years of experience advising owner managed businesses on corporate tax planning matters.

 

SERVICES & SPECIALISM

John’s clients include owner managed businesses, multinational groups, manufacturers and retailers and he works with several BDO UK clients with Irish business interests.

John has a wide range of expertise in all areas of tax. He has particular specialisms in:

  • Corporate Restructuring – separation of properties and trades, pre-sale restructuring, share repurchases, passing on the business, cessation of business in Ireland etc;
  • Mergers & Acquisitions – vendor and purchaser matters, tax due diligence, relevant cross border tax matters, review of legal documentation from a tax perspective;
  • Public private partnerships – advising on tax matters for awarding authorities and bidding consortia, review of bidding models and review of contract documentation;
  • Professional bodies – tax status, mutual trading, charitable status and mergers;
  • Property tax matters – development and sale;
  • Debt restructuring tax matters including receiverships, examinerships and liquidations.

John is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and an Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute.

He is also a member of the CCABI Tax Technical Committee and a former author for the Irish Taxation Institute.