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Services for accountants

Bates Weston is an 80 strong firm of chartered accountants and business advisors with in house specialist teams in high level tax planning, corporate finance and – through our joint venture company BW Financial Services - pensions & investment planning.

Bates Weston Tax Advisory Service

We currently act as tax advisors to several accountancy firms. We respect the pre – existing client relationship and operate firmly within our agreed remit.

At present we regularly provide tax advice to more than 50 accountancy firms across the UK.

The type of work we undertake includes:

  • Tax efficient corporate restructuring
  • Technical disputes with HMRC
  • Transaction advice on company purchase or disposal
  • Tax efficient property ownership
  • Exit strategies and succession planning
  • Use of trusts
  • Employee share schemes

Bates Weston Tax specialises in advising entrepreneurial business owners. Typically working alongside their existing accountants and business advisors to offer tax suppoert on some of teh more complex areas such as corporate restructuring, business disposals , share schemes and R & D.


Corporate Finance 

Our Corporate Finance team originates deals on behalf of our client base, but also acts as a Corporate Finance function for firms who do not have this service in house. We offer a full range of services from due diligence to originating and completing a transaction. 

See more information on our Corporate Finance team and their transaction history