Home Advice Adviser Camilla James

Camilla joined the CLA in January 2019. Prior to joining the CLA she was a partner and head of Private Client at a leading regional law firm, and has also worked at EY and at a Lincoln’s Inn law firm.

She is a practising solicitor who advises CLA members on their taxation enquiries, particularly in regard to the taxation of trusts and succession planning for farm and rural business owners.

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19/08/2019
  This guidance note provides advice on the planning policy context and government guidance for rural workers’ dwellings by reference to the National...
02/08/2019
Housing development is one of the most significant challenges currently facing the country.  This is likely to result in more development...
22/07/2019
This guidance note covers the requirement for EPCs for buildings being let or sold.  It has been updated to July 2019.
01/07/2019
Agriculture and land use contributes to around 10% of the UK’s total greenhouse gas emissions. Carbon accounting on farms is one of the best ways to...
27/06/2019
This is the only substantive guidance written from the point of view of owners of heritage and traditional buildings.  It covers ways of cutting...

Camilla James's Articles & Blog Posts

26/02/2019
Camilla James, an experienced lawyer and CLA Tax Adviser, looks at HMRC’s foray into reviewing the tax regime for trusts.