Director, Corporate Tax - Smith & Williamson
Chairing the firm’s property group; driving an increase in property contacts from 2,500 to 5,000+ in his 12 months of chairmanship. Success can be measured over this period by revenues holding up despite market downturn.
- Recently engaged by a client on Monday, selling his business the following Tuesday. Over this narrow timeframe Mark delivered and oversaw corporate tax planning advice including issuing share options, advice re entrepreneurs’ relief and inheritance tax planning. Even with little time Mark’s team ensured that the company owner and management were not dual-taxed on proceeds by share option planning.
First published in Tax Journal’s 40 under 40, November 2011. Reproduced with permission.