LITRG volunteers

Updated on 29 September 2021

At the beginning of 1998, LITRG called for volunteers to help fulfil our mission and was gratified by the response. The current members of LITRG are set out below. You can find out more about volunteering for LITRG on our Becoming a volunteer page.

People standing in the shape of a hand

If you are looking for a more ‘hands on’ volunteering experience, directly helping the public with tax queries then you may want to have a look at the TaxAid or Tax Help for Older People websites for their current volunteering opportunities. Responsibilities range from attending helpline sessions or home visits to taking on pro-bono cases.

John Andrews: Past President of the Chartered Institute of Taxation and founder of LITRG

Stephen Banyard: Chair TaxAid Trustees, former Director General Personal

Alan Barton: Volunteer adviser at Rickmansworth CAB; formerly Social Policy Officer at Citizens Advice

Leonard Beighton: Former Deputy Chairman, Board of Inland Revenue and former trustee of Tax Help

Valerie Boggs: Chief Executive of TaxAid/Tax Help for Older People

Dr Sara Closs-Davies: Researcher & Lecturer at Bangor University, Chartered Tax Adviser and qualified FCCA accountant

Larry Darby: Former tax partner with PWC

Andrew Dickson: Solicitor, Chartered Tax Adviser and a qualified member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Nigel Eastaway: Retired as a partner in MHA Macintyre Hudson and has become a consultant

Andrew Flint: Tax writer with LexisNexis

Martin Hodgson: Former regional director of the Inland Revenue; past Chair of Tax Help for Older People

Roger Holman: Chartered Tax Adviser in practice

Gail Mackie: Advice Manager at TaxAid

Donna McKenney: Tax Help for Older People

Patrick Millard: Former Chief Executive and Director of Tax Help for Older People

Caroline Miskin: Technical Manager, ICAEW Tax Faculty. Formerly Technical Director TaxAid

Sam Mitha: Former HMRC Deputy Director of Central Policy

Jane Moore: Former Technical Manager and editor of TAXline at the ICAEW, and former Technical Director of TaxAid

Tina Riches: Former National Tax Partner at Smith & Williamson and former Director, Technical at the CIOT. Volunteer at TaxAid and Bridge the Gap

Philip Ridgway: Barrister, Temple Tax Chambers

Anthony Thomas: Former Chair of LITRG and past President of the Chartered Institute of Taxation and member of the CFE's General Assembly

Robin Williamson: Former Senior Policy Adviser, Office of Tax Simplification, Former Technical Director of LITRG, solicitor and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation

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