Associate Director, Private Client Group
US & UK Personal Tax
Harry Swift is a dual-qualified Chartered Tax Adviser with over 15 years of experience advising individuals on US and UK tax matters. Harry joined USTAXFS from Deloitte where he worked in the US/UK High Net Worth team specialising in advising HNW private clients as well as individuals in the Sports and Entertainment industries. Prior to joining Deloitte, Harry started his career with Buzzacott in their US/UK High Net Worth team.
Harry currently heads the USTAXFS US/UK private client tax team and focuses on individuals with both US and UK tax issues helping them navigate the increasingly complex world of having tax obligations in two (and possibly more) jurisdictions. Harry and his team advise their clients on tax planning opportunities and their compliance obligations. For this purpose, he enjoys working closely with the clients and their other advisers. His typical clients include US citizens and green card holders with international tax considerations as well as people moving to or with investments in the US.
Harry holds an LLB from Exeter University. He is an IRS Enrolled Agent.
Did you Know?
Fact SevenThanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
Fact SixThe IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
Fact FiveIt takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
Fact FourThere are over 500 IRS tax forms.
Fact ThreeSince 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
Fact TwoUS persons must file tax returns no matter where they live and work.
Text One7 million Americans abroad
only 500,000 compliant