Richard Wild, CIOT

Richard is the head of the tax technical team at the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT). His tax career has spanned over 20 years, mainly in indirect taxes, including roles in a Big 4 litigation team, and as an anti-avoidance adviser with HMRC. Richard joined the CIOT in November 2015, and heads up the team of technical officers who work across a wide range of taxes. Prior to specialising in tax, Richard spent around eight years in accountancy, first qualifying as an accounting technician, and then as a Chartered Accountant, with local accountancy firms in Sheffield where he grew up.