You write the books.
And leave us to keep them.

Authors & Journalists 

We’re proud to work with a wide variety of creatives, including authors, journalists, playwrights, actors, vloggers, film directors, comedians, poets, record companies, concert organisers, composers, agents, publishers, advertising agents and PR consultants.

Whatever stage you are at in your career, we can offer specialist advice to help reduce your tax burden and meet your financial goals.

Due to the nature of creative work, many of our clients have fluctuating finances. If you’re in this position, we can help manage your financial expectations and advise on how to remain financially stable.

Establishing the most effective structures for your finances at the earliest opportunity is key to enjoying maximum financial benefits. Get in touch today to see how we can help you.

Supporting the sector is very important to us as a firm. We are delighted to be actively involved with the Boards of the Crime Writers Associationthe Actors Centre, the Musical Theatre Network, The Society of Authors and as a patron of The Henley Literary Festival.

HW Fisher also sponsors the Curtis Brown Creative Writing Course, the Harrogate International Crime Writing Festival, Crimefest, Bloody Scotland, Killer Women, Byte the Book and the Henley Literary Festival. We always attend the festivals we’re involved with so do pop by and say hello.


Services

Our services include the preparation of annual accounts and corporation tax planning, as well as advice on company structuring, raising finance, budgeting, royalty distribution auditing, cash flow, VAT and guidance on the use of digital software.

Royalty auditing

Our specialist forensic team is a leader in the fields of licensing and royalty auditing and act for owners of intellectual property across all relevant sectors:

  • Film and television
  • Literary works
  • Character merchandising
  • Brand exploitation
  • Industrial processes

Personal financial planning (CBF)

Ensuring that your finances remain robust over your lifetime is crucial. We’ll identify your financial priorities and areas you need to focus on to achieve maximum benefits and peace of mind.

Personal tax

We focus on minimising your tax liabilities through a detailed approach to expense claims and expert advice on tax-efficient investments including pension contributions, use of venture capital trusts and minimising tax concerning your family.

International advice

Double taxation affects many creatives. We’ll ensure your claim forms are completed correctly and that you receive the right relief for your overseas tax.


Key contacts

Andrew Subramaniam HW Fisher

Andrew Subramaniam
Partner - Accounts

020 7380 4947
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Barry Kernon HW Fisher

Barry Kernon
Consultant

020 7874 7875
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Contact us

We’d love to hear from you. To book an appointment or to find out more about our services: