Andrew is an experienced tax lawyer and saves clients money with tax advice by ensuring that clients use the tax legislation effectively.
Andrew leads Geldards’ corporate tax offering and works across all of the firm’s teams and offices. Andrew advises owners of companies and businesses of all sizes ranging from start-ups to large plcs on tax issues affecting their businesses.
Andrew is a Chartered Tax Adviser in addition to being a tax lawyer and has worked in tax since qualifying as a lawyer in 1993 while working in Bristol. Andrew joined Geldards in 2003 and became a partner in 2006.Andrew is a keen sportsman and races his catamaran at his local sailing club on most weekends throughout the year.
Andrew also volunteers as crew on Challenge Wales, a 72 foot “round the world” yacht operated by a Cardiff based charity helping young people develop life skills. Andrew also enjoys skiing and playing tennis.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"Andrew Evans of Geldards LLP assists clients with a range of corporate and commercial property tax issues and is a notable expert on Land Transaction Tax and SDLT in Wales. A recent highlight involved advising Novomatic on tax aspects of its cross-border acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Talarus. A client notes: "He is very meticulous, very good at details and also very approachable," and adds that he makes sure the client is "up to speed and comfortable" while also "doing work to a high quality and within the timeframe.""
Chambers & Partners Directory, 2017
“Chartered tax adviser Andrew Evans of Geldards LLP has over two decades' experience advising on real estate development and corporate tax matters. One client remarks that 'he is very commercial and clear in his explanations'.”
Chambers & Partners Directory, 2016