I have a deep understanding of the UK tax system, developed over nearly 20 years in personal tax helping high net-worth and ultra-high net worth individuals, their associated businesses, trusts and family matters manage their tax affairs.
My experience covers a wide variety of clients, from the owners of small businesses through to household names, particularly in the fields of property and media. I am also qualified to undertake probate work.
My work involves the full range of personal taxation services, including the tax affairs of international non-domiciled individuals. That can mean tax compliance and associated advice, as well as enquiries about more detailed planning and structuring matters for tax efficiency.
I have worked in personal tax since 1999, beginning my career as a trainee with chartered accountants Lewis Golden. I joined HW Fisher in 2006, becoming a partner in in 2017.
I am a member of the technical sub-committees on both Owner Managed Businesses and Property Taxes for the Chartered Institute of Taxation.
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If you can start the new tax year off by saving you will have more flexibility to look around and ask yourself whether certain savings strategies are right for you, instead of just using up an allowance because it will be lost. You will be making a conscious decision to become a proactive investor rather than reacting to an impending deadline.Continue reading