Create a solid tax strategy for your business

Have you got a solid tax strategy?

Are you making the best use of the tax system?

Do you have an exit strategy?





Employee IncentivesShareholder disagreements?Asset protectionInheritance TaxExit Strategy
Incentivise your employees with non cash rewardsDo you need to reorganise your business to resolve shareholder disputes?Are your key assets protected?What plans have you in place?Do you have one?
Do you qualify for entrepreneurs relief?

Failing to consider these matters can be very expensive for the business and its shareholders.

Stephen’s expertise on complex tax

Stephen’s expertise on complex tax matters has proved invaluable on many occasions, he is extremely generous with his time and his assistance is always welcome and gratefully received.

Nick Nelmes
Kingscott Dix Ltd

He keeps us informed at every stage and delivers on promises

We have referred a number of our clients to Stephen Burwood and have always been impressed in the professional approach.  He keeps us informed at every stage and delivers on promises. As they only offer specialist advice on tax matters, they complement our service offerings and are a pleasure to do business with. If you have a complex tax situation to deal with, their expertise and experience are first class.

Iain Morgan
Active Corporate

I was impressed by their proactive approach and ability to think outside the box

Having worked with Stephen on a complex management buy-out I was impressed by their proactive approach and ability to think outside the box in providing solutions to tax issues that would otherwise have resulted in significant liabilities crystallising on the individuals concerned.

Kevan Shaw
Castle Square Corporate Finance

are adept at providing good ideas for difficult problems

Stephen Burwood and his team are adept at providing good ideas for difficult problems and their approach of working together in order to achieve the right solution for the client enhances the reputation of all who participate.

Kevin Woodthorpe
Rawlinsons

very impressed with the comprehensive but commercial way in which he provided technical tax structuring advice

I worked with Stephen Burwood on a recent management buy-out and was very impressed with the comprehensive but commercial way in which he provided technical tax structuring advice to the management team. I look forward to working alongside him again.

Richard May
DLA Piper
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Transactional Tax
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Employee share arrangments
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Business valuations
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Private Client Services
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SEIS and EIS
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We also offer support in the following areas:
Tax Dispute Resolution
Capital Allowances
Research and Development Tax Credits
VAT and Customs Advisory

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What tax is paid on winding up a company?

In 2016 a targeted anti-avoidance rule (TAAR) was introduced to prevent individuals from winding-up their close company, taking out the retained cash at capital gains tax rates and then continuing the same business in another vehicle. In HMRC Spotlight 47 HMRC declare that schemes designed to step around this TAAR, which involve selling the company …

About Us

Our range of specialist tax advisory services are provided to our clients and the clients of professional service firms. We are referred to clients by their normal advisor where the adviser recognises that their client has an issue but they do not have the specialist knowledge to handle the particular matter.

The relationship we have with our clients is not dissimilar to that of the GP and consultant in the medical field, where the GP diagnoses a problem but because they do not come across the particular issue on a regular basis they don’t have the in-depth knowledge to provide the best treatment for it.

However, the consultant who specialises in that specific area will see the problem on a very regular basis and will be aware of the latest treatments for it.

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