Brian is a Director of Tax Services in East African Law Chambers.
Brian has an experience spanning more than fifteen years in offering tax compliance and advisory services as well as company secretarial services. He started his career with one of the Big Four Audit & Accounting firms, and has worked both in Tanzania and Kenya. He has considerable experience in Value Added Tax (VAT), Personal Income Tax (PIT), and Corporate Income Tax (CIT), and has provided advisory and compliance services to a large number of clients in various sectors (telecommunication, oil and gas, shipping, insurance, banking, agriculture, and manufacturing). He has developed a cutting edge in easily identifying tax exposure areas and tax planning opportunities, and has assisted a myriad number of clients in resolving tax audit issues raised by the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), as well as successfully represented clients at the Tax Revenue Appeals Board (TRAB) and Tax Revenue Appeals Tribunal (TRAT). He has also been involved in a significant number of Tax Due Diligence and Tax Review (health-check) assignments.
Brian is a member of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) as well as the East African Law Society (EALS). He is also registered with both the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA) in Tanzania, and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK).
Brian possesses a Bachelors and Masters degree in Law, and is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya. He is also a qualified Certified Public Secretary (CPS) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).