Ben Melling

Consultant, London

Ben Melling

Ben specialises in advising entrepreneurial and international private clients on all aspects of their tax affairs and wealth preservation.

Ben has particular expertise in the field of UK-based non-domiciled individuals. His clients frequently have overseas holding structures and financial interests in a range of overseas jurisdictions.

Key experience

  • Advising non-domiciled clients on the establishment and maintenance of overseas trust structures for tax planning and asset protection purposes,
  • Providing pre-arrival tax planning for international private clients relocating to the UK,
  • Developing remittance strategies for non-domiciled clients already resident in the UK in order to mitigate longer-term taxation exposures,
  • Advising on property ownership structures for UK residential and commercial property,
  • Tax investigations,
  • Tax compliance and planning for UK-centric clients.


Ben is a keen walker and enjoys exploring the coastal footpaths of England and Wales, as well as mountain ranges further afield. A regular visitor to Spain, Ben also tries to maintain a modest degree of fluency in the language.