Katharine advises individuals, businesses and trusts on all aspects of their tax compliance responsibilities and advisory requirements.
With a focus on private client issues, Katharine provides practical assistance to clients on a wide range of issues, including:
- Individuals coming to and leaving the UK
- Property ownership, including the recently introduced Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED)
- Capital Gains Tax
Her clients also benefit from her advice on:
- Self employment
- Tax planning
- HMRC enquiries and International Information Exchange agreements
She has particular expertise in Inheritance Tax and estate planning as well as UK and offshore trusts, and has established haysmacintyre’s new range of probate services.
Katharine is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser and is a member of the Taxation Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS). Katharine has previously worked for Big 4 and Top 20 advisory firms.
She has often been quoted in the general and tax press, presents at seminars and hopes to translate sometimes overly technical tax issues and opportunities into plain English.
Away from the office, Katharine enjoys travel, wildlife and photography and combining all three whenever she can.
Mark is a Director in our Business Tax team and focuses on Owner Managed Businesses (OMBs), with a particular interest in reorganisations, reconstructions and property taxes.
Mark has spent his career of over 20 years advising OMBs and their shareholders and directors. He also enjoys creative thinking around challenging technical problems in all areas of tax, particularly where multiple taxes are involved, and does not restrict himself to purely business/corporate or personal taxes.
Mark’s predominant areas of specialism include advising OMBs, corporate reorganisations and reconstructions, IHT and CGT issues for corporate structures, property taxes (including SDLT and ATED), and interaction between tax and accounting.
Mark is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Advisor, a past Chair of the South London & Surrey branch of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT), and often attends (and occasionally chairs) the Croydon & Bromley Tax Discussion Groups.
In his spare time, Mark enjoys countryside walks, cooking and a rekindled passion for Lego models.
Andrew is one of the key players in haysmacintyre's Corporate team and specialises in advising start-ups, entrepreneurs and fast growth businesses.
He is both a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser. These dual qualifications and broad commercial experience make Andrew well placed to advise his clients proactively on the commercial and tax issues they face.
Andrew works with clients across a wide range of sectors including technology, consultancy and financial markets on the full range of management, commercial and financial challenges they face.
He also advises many of these entrepreneurial individuals in their own right as private clients.
Andrew sits on the firm’s Management Board as Head of Services.
Michelle is a Director in our Business Tax team, providing tax advisory and compliance services to a portfolio of predominantly growing SMEs and large groups. She joined haysmacintyre in 2015 from a Top 10 firm where she had trained and progressed to the role of Corporate Tax Manager. Whilst training, Michelle qualified as a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and became a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians.
Michelle enjoys engaging with her clients to obtain a deep understanding of their business goals and ambitions, how this interacts with their tax profile and appetite for appropriate planning. She believes this approach is fundamental to assisting her clients from a tax perspective and for spotting business opportunities. Her specialist areas of advice are employee share option schemes, research and development tax relief, capital allowances and corporate restructuring.
Michelle also co-leads the firm’s Property sector team and is a member of our Corporate Leadership Team, investing time in devising business and sector strategy. She enjoys attending various networking events, seminars, writing content and driving the firm’s partnership with the UK PropTech Association.
In her spare time, Michelle enjoys swimming, going to the gym as well as singing, acting and dancing – she is a former West End performer!
Trevor has over 30 years’ experience in tax, initially working for HMRC and then training with a top ten firm. He has previously worked as a Tax Partner at a niche media firm, and more recently as head of Private Client tax at a top 50 media and entertainment firm. He joined haysmacintyre in 2017, and became partner in 2019.
Trevor has broad knowledge across all taxes, with clients in a wide range of sectors. He is primarily focused on private client work, advising on issues such as domicile and residence, the tax consequences of immigration and emigration, inheritance tax planning, capital gains tax, business structuring, professional partnerships, trusts, property investment and development, and HMRC investigations.
He also deals with the interaction between corporate and personal taxes, Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) and VAT.
Outside work, Trevor’s interests centre around his family and sports, mainly as a spectator now, being an avid follower of the NFL and Manchester United.