Our credentials

  • Meet some of the team
    1. Tony Court

      Tony is one of our resident tax experts. What he doesn’t know about everything to do with tax probably isn’t worth knowing. He understands the everyday problems encountered by businesses and is able to offer sensible advice that won’t trouble HMRC.

    2. Andrew Rainford BA (Hons) ATT CTA

      Previously head of EIS and venture capital reliefs on Ernst & Young’s private client services advisory team. Andrew is also a resident tax expert and editor in chief of Tax for Professionals..

    3. Nick Avis FCA

      Senior partner at Place Campbell Accountants specialising in personal and small business tax.

    4. Simon Louis Cooper

      Senior tax manager - personal and small business tax of 30 years’ experience.

    5. Steve Kesby FCA, CTA

      EA Chartered Accountants. Steve is another chartered accountant with broad experience of advising companies on the full range of financial and tax issues. He’s particularly interested in tax-efficient profit extraction techniques.

    6. Roger Lawes

      Senior tax manager Brebners (retired) - personal and small business tax.

    7. Philip McNeill

      Head of Tax (Tax Practice and Small Business Taxes) at the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland.

    8. Pete Miller CTA (Fellow) - The Miller Partnership

      Another high profile writer, speaker and consultant. Regularly speaks at the CIOT conferences. Probably the best known corporate tax advisor in the UK, particularly on corporate restructuring.

    9. Graham and Cally Palmer

      Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) partners in Summit Accounting, specialists in small business accounting.

    10. Neil Warren CTA (Fellow) ATT FMAAT - Warren Accounting Services Ltd.

      One of the UK’s leading VAT consultants, writers, and lecturers. Neil also contributes to Tips & Advice VAT.

    11. Catherine Woodthorpe FCA

      Catherine is a chartered accountant who also runs her own small business. She’s particularly strong on company finance/accounting issues and advises businesses on all their compliance and end of year requirements.