Steve Backhouse

Steve Backhouse Associate Director, Global VAT Compliance

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Steve leads RSM’s Global VAT Compliance and Reporting service. He provides clients with a centralised, UK based, VAT and indirect compliance service that delivers control and visibility over global filing obligations and manages the risk inherent with multiple compliance obligations.

In addition, Steve also advises on improving efficiency and managing risk within the end-to-end VAT related business processes.

Steve focusses on providing services to mid-market clients who have multi-country compliance obligations.

Steve is a VAT professional with over 17 years global VAT compliance, consulting and process redesign experience gained from a mix of Big 4 and as part of the in-house VAT team at large multinational businesses.

Prior to joining RSM, Steve worked in the global Indirect Tax Centre of Expertise for a US$90 billion Chinese telecoms multinational advising on global compliance and process transformation.

Over his career, he has advised clients across a large section of different industries, size and geographical footprint.