Birchams scoops former Customs tax chief

Bircham Dyson Bell has bolstered its private client team with the hire of the former head of capital taxes at HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Peter Twiddy joins as a consultant directly from HMRC, where he spent 40 years working on UK tax policy, including three years as head of litigation and five years as head of capital taxes. Gemma Westacott