RSM Preston hires Andrew Stackhouse and Andrew Cox

On May 16, 2017, in KPMG, RSM, by Chris Bale

Anthony Cox RSM TaxRSM has further strengthened its tax practice by appointing Anthony Cox (pictured right) as a partner and Andrew Stackhouse as a tax director in its Preston office. They both previously worked at KPMG as a director and senior manager respectively.

Anthony has almost 21 years’ experience advising a range of companies and individuals on tax issues, including acquisitions and disposals, capital allowances, R&D tax relief, corporate reconstructing, capital gains and inheritance tax.

Andrew specialises in corporate and property tax advisory work and key compliance tax services for a range of corporate and individual clients. 

Kevin Duffy, RSM’s office managing partner in Preston, said: ‘We continue to invest in our tax practice with key strategic hires, and its fantastic to welcome Anthony and Andrew to the team.  Both are well known Lancashire professionals with extensive experience which will further strengthen our offering – reinforcing RSM’s position as the leading adviser for middle market businesses in the region.’


Tagged with:  

RSM has appointed four new partners in its UK Tax Advisory practice. The new partners are Andrew Gordon, James Morris, John Forth and Tina Mullington and take effect from 1 April.

RSM Bristol Tax JobsAndrew Gordon is a corporate tax specialist and joined RSM as a trainee after graduating from Bristol University in 2001. A fully qualified chartered accountant and chartered tax adviser, Andrew has worked in Bristol since 2008 after transferring from the firm’s Birmingham office. He also has a particular expertise in advising private equity-backed businesses, and structuring share schemes in a tax efficient way for clients across the south west.

RSM Preston Tax JobsJames Morris, who is based at the firm’s office in Preston, joined RSM in 2014 after 11 years at KPMG in Manchester and specialises in working with entrepreneurial businesses, M&A and international tax issues to clients across the North West, nationally and globally.

RSM Leeds Tax JobsJohn Forth heads up the indirect tax practice for Yorkshire and the North East advising clients across the region and internationally on indirect tax matters. With over 25 years’ experience working at HMRC and then for other advisory firms before joining RSM in 2012, he specialises in supporting middle market businesses particularly within the property and financial services sectors.

RSM Stoke Tax JobsTina Mullington has been part of the firm’s office in Stoke since 2002 and specialises in tax advisory assignments covering a range of tax issues, including transactional work. She heads up the private client team and delivers effective tax planning and personal tax advice for a range of high-net worth individuals and families across Staffordshire and South Cheshire.

Jim Meakin, Head of RSM’s Tax practice said: ‘All four appointments are a real boost to our tax practice. Andrew, James, John and Tina are widely respected by their colleagues and their clients, and I am delighted they will be joining the senior team.’

Stephen HunterBaker Tilly has appointed Stephen Hunter as Tax Partner for the North-West region.

Stephen previously worked for KPMG for 20 years where he was Head of Tax for the Lancashire, Cumbria & Merseyside region.

In his new role, Stephen will focus on advising businesses and individuals on their tax affairs and supporting Baker Tilly’s growth in the Lancashire market. Stephen has experience in a wide range of sectors including manufacturing, travel and leisure, retail and property.

Kevin Duffy, Baker Tilly’s Office Managing Partner for Preston said: ‘I am very excited about Stephen joining the Preston team. His experience of dealing with a wide-range of tax issues and knowledge of the local market will help us to further enhance our offering to new and existing clients and is a key element to Baker Tilly achieving its growth plans for the Preston office.

‘Baker Tilly opened its Preston Office in May last year and over the past 14 months has successfully embedded itself in the Lancashire marketplace.’

Stephen Hunter said: ‘I’m pleased to be joining Baker Tilly’s team in Preston and I’m confident that my knowledge and contacts across the region will strengthen Baker Tilly’s reputation and local client base.’

Jill Jones, Baker Tilly’s Regional Managing Partner for the North-West, said: ‘Stephen joins our already successful tax team in the North-West at a time when we are looking to double the size of our current business in the region over the next few years. I have no doubt he will be a huge asset to our business.’

To explore career opportunities at Baker Tilly in the UK, please click here: