Richard is the firm’s Employment Tax Partner, he specialises in Employment and Construction Industry taxes. Prior to Richard joining the firm he worked as Employment Taxes Director in a large West Country accountancy practice having previously been a senior manager in HMRC.
Richard has an extensive range of experience in the Employment and Construction Industry arena and will provide support in all Employment and Construction Industry compliance areas for both staff and clients throughout the UK.
Richards knowledge from both his time in HMRC and practice gives him the ability to provide practical advice on a range of topics including PAYE, Expenses and Benefits, Employment Status, HMRC Compliance Enquiry work, IR35, Agency Regulations and Intermediaries reporting
Richards experience of working as a Compliance Manager in HMRC has given him a unique ability to deal with HMRC enquiries by using his expert knowledge of both HMRC working practices and experience of legislation gaining very favourable conclusions to the outcome of the enquiry. He can also provide assurance visits to Employers and Contractors to review and advise on working practices to avoid the potential for an HMRC visit with resulting liabilities and penalties.
Richard is vastly experienced in his field and has a reputation for his professionalism and understanding when dealing with both client and HMRC ensuring excellent outcomes, practical advice and excellence customer focused service.