Introducing your IRIS World speakers: Mike Warburton
Next month will see the return of IRIS World, our annual conference series for the accountancy sector. For those of you who haven’t been before, IRIS World is a day aimed at providing you with useful information, ideas and tips to help enhance your practice.
With the latest updates on compliance, practice excellence and cloud computing, IRIS World 2013 is not something you want to miss.
As well as speakers from IRIS, the event will also feature guest speakers including tax expert Mike Warburton, who will be providing our tax keynote presentation.
Mike Warburton is a tax director at Grant Thornton UK LLP and their lead spokesman on tax issues with the media. He joined the firm in 1980, becoming a partner in 1984. He was head of tax and then senior tax partner for many years, becoming a tax director in 2009. In that period, he has advised a wide range of entrepreneurial businesses and high net worth individuals.
Over the last 25 years, he has acted as an expert witness on a wide range of tax litigation cases. He has given evidence to the House of Lord Economics Committee and assisted HMRC and the Treasury on tax policy issues put out for consultation. He has been a member of the Radio 4 Money Box Team for 20 years, is quoted regularly in the national press on tax issues and is consulted by the media on some of the steamier tax issues from time to time.
IRIS World 2013 will be taking place on the following dates:
- London – 2nd October
- Coventry – 9th October
- Manchester – 15th October
- Falkirk – 23rd October
To find out more or to register for your free place, visit the IRIS World 2013 page.