Press Release

UK's largest Tax Awards, LexisNexis Taxation Awards 2010, Open for Entries

Open for entries until February 26th 2010

Today, LexisNexis, the information and business solutions provider, is calling for entries to the Taxation Awards 2010. Established as the 'gold standard' of the tax world, the awards will be open for entries until February 26th 2010, before a gala ceremony is held in London on May 20th 2010.

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the prestigious tax industry awards, honouring organisations and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of taxation, whether in practice or in commerce. Individuals and teams will be recognised for their skills and achievements by their peers, having these highlighted to current and potential clients.

Individual awards include: Tax writer of the year, Tax personality of the year, and Taxation's rising star. Team awards include: Best general tax practice, Best tax team in a large firm, and Best in-house tax firm.

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About Taxation Awards 2010
LexisNexis Taxation Awards 2010 will be held at the London Hilton, Park Lane on May 20th 2010.
Judged by experts from the tax, accountancy and legal professions, the full list of awards includes:

Individual Awards
Lifetime achievement award - Winner 2009: JOHN WHITING
Tax personality of the year - Winner 2009: CHRIS DAVIDSON
Tax writer of the year - Winner 2009: KEVIN SLEVIN
Taxation's rising star - Winner 2009: LYNNETTE BOBER

Team Awards
Best 'big four' tax team - Winner 2009: ERNST & YOUNG HUMAN CAPITAL, UK & IRELAND
Best tax team in a large firm - Winner 2009: GRANT THORNTON EMPLOYER SOLUTIONS, LONDON
Best general tax practice - Winner 2009: FRANCIS CLARK TAX
Best sole practitioner tax practice - NEW CATEGORY
Best tax team in a law firm - Winner 2009: BERWIN LEIGHTON PAISNER - TAX
Best tax team in a boutique firm - Winner 2009: THE VAT CONSULTANCY
Best in-house tax team - Winner 2009: CORUS TAXATION
Best international tax team - Winner 2009: MILESTONE INTERNATIONAL TAX PARTNERS
Best high net worth team - Winner 2009: BDO PRIVATE CLIENT TAX
Best tax investigations team - Winner 2009: BAKER TILLY - TAX RISK & INVESTIGATIONS MANAGEMENT
Best technological innovation - Winner 2009: DELOITTE IDENTITY

For more information on entries and the Awards Ceremony please visit:

About LexisNexis
LexisNexis® ( is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. LexisNexis originally pioneered online information with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. A member of Reed Elsevier [NYSE: ENL; NYSE: RUK] (, LexisNexis serves customers in more than 100 countries with 18,000 employees worldwide.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online services include LexisLibrary - named Online Product of the Year at the Legal Technology Awards - and Nexis® the single most powerful global news & business information service. The company has over 1,000 employees in the UK.

Press Contact Information
Mandy Blanks
PR Manager, LexisNexis
T: 0207 400 2874
M: 07833 482 699
Blair Metcalfe
Ogilvy PR Worldwide
T: 0207 309 1024
M: 07876 398 051

Entries Contact information
Angela Jones
Taxation Awards
T : 0208 86513818