14 Jan 2019
The United Kingdom has announced the new appointment of Bill Dodwell as Tax Director of the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS).
As part of his portfolio, Dodwell will provide’ expert advice, guidance and direction’ to the OTS and its Board as a Non-Executive Member, the Treasury department said.
OTS Chair, Angela Knight said: “Bill has huge experience and knowledge and is already contributing to the work of the OTS as an advisor. I am delighted to welcome Bill as the new Tax Director.”
Prior to his new role, Dodwell was head of tax policy at Deloitte until May 2018, responsible for representations to HM Treasury, HMRC, the OECD and the EU.
He also represented Deloitte and the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) at the Public Accounts Committee, the Treasury Select Committee and the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee.
After retiring from Deloitte, Bill joined the OTS in July 2018 as a senior policy adviser.
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