Abbey Protection has announced that it has acquired IR35 specialists Accountax for 4,400,000.
Abbey Protection plc is a specialist legal and professional fees insurance provider and Accountax an independent accountancy, tax and employment law consultancy with clients drawn from accountancy practices, the construction industry and Personal Service Companies.
Dave Smith, director and majority shareholder in Accountax, and all of the senior management team will remain with the company.
Colin Davison, Chief Executive Officer of Abbey Protection, commented:
"Accountax is a company we have long admired and I am delighted to welcome the team into the Abbey Protection Group. Like ourselves, Accountax has a history of successful growth and a strong service ethic, and the cultural and strategic fit for...