Independent tax consultant
Experienced tax adviser to entrepreneurial and owner-managed businesses, specialising in tax-efficient structures, profit extraction, exit strategies and incentives for senior executives.
Leading specialist on direct tax issues affecting charities and not-for-profit organisations, advising, training, writing and lecturing
Experienced adviser to foreign expatriates moving to UK to reduce tax burden on UK income.
Corporation tax, income tax, capital gains tax, partnerships, UK and international businesses, company sales and acquisitions, direct taxation issues for charities
Tax Partner Mazars LLP
September 2001– February 2011
Head of small tax department providing advice and compliance work for companies and individuals. Many of the companies were part of international groups based overseas and advice included how to set up tax efficiently in the UK, transfer pricing and the tax treatment of foreign expatriates coming to the UK to work. Also worked with entrepreneurial companies and their owners.
National Charity Tax Partner, dealing with direct tax issues, lecturing and writing.
Tax Partner BDO LLP
September 1990– June 2001
Tax partner in charge of tax department of branch office dealing with tax advice and compliance for entrepreneurial businesses and their owners.
Charity tax partner advising charities on direct tax issues, lecturing and writing.