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Dr Gregory Morris

Dr Gregory Morris

Lecturer in Accounting and Taxation

2650

+44 (0) 1392 722650

1.19
Streatham Court, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4PU, UK

Dr Gregory Morris joined the University of Exeter Business School in September 2011. Previously Gregory had been a Graduate Teaching Assistant at Nottingham University Business School where he was studying for a PhD.

Before commencing his PhD studies Gregory was the head of the UK tax practice and Chair of the EMEA tax practice of one of the largest international law firms in the world. He has also worked in industry having been the Group Financial Accountant at a FTSE 100 company.

Gregory’s research interests are multidisciplinary and focus on taxation, law, organisational form, business ethics and human rights.

Gregory is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Qualifications

  • B.A.
  • PhD
  • FCA

Research clusters

Research interests

  • Taxation
  • Organisations, rights and obligations
  • Company law
  • Corporate social responsibility and business ethics
  • Commercial entities and human rights
  • Social accounting

Research projects

  • Myths and misunderstanding in key tax concepts
  • Stakeholders and rights
  • Application of human rights theories to companies
  • Compliance and fraud

Key publications | Publications by category | Publications by year

Publications by category


Journal articles

Morris G, Oats L (2014). Legislative comment: Finance Act 2014 notes: section 57 and Schedules 11-12: relief for investments in social enterprises - social investment tax relief. British Tax Relief 2014
Hasseldine J, Morris G (2013). Corporate social responsibility and tax avoidance: a comment and reflection. Accounting Forum, 37(1), 1-14. Abstract.

Chapters

Oats LM, Morris GM (2015). Tax Complexity and Symbolic Power. In  (Ed) Tax Simplification, the Netherlands: Kluwer Law International, 25-40.  Abstract.  Full text.
Morris G (2013). Is Corporation Taxation Practice a CSR Issue? the Duke of Westminster’s Guide to Tax "avoidance". In Haynes K, Murray A, Dillard J (Eds.) Corporate Social Responsibility: a Research Handbook, Routledge.

Publications by year


2015

Oats LM, Morris GM (2015). Tax Complexity and Symbolic Power. In  (Ed) Tax Simplification, the Netherlands: Kluwer Law International, 25-40.  Abstract.  Full text.

2014

Morris G, Oats L (2014). Legislative comment: Finance Act 2014 notes: section 57 and Schedules 11-12: relief for investments in social enterprises - social investment tax relief. British Tax Relief 2014

2013

Hasseldine J, Morris G (2013). Corporate social responsibility and tax avoidance: a comment and reflection. Accounting Forum, 37(1), 1-14. Abstract.
Morris G (2013). Is Corporation Taxation Practice a CSR Issue? the Duke of Westminster’s Guide to Tax "avoidance". In Haynes K, Murray A, Dillard J (Eds.) Corporate Social Responsibility: a Research Handbook, Routledge.

Gregory is the module convenor for the third year corporate law module.

Gregory is also a visiting lecturer at the University of Birmingham where he is responsible for the delivery of the International Tax module to post graduate students.

Modules

2016/17