International Tax Director
Specialisms: Inheritance Tax, Trusts and Estate Planning, Capital Gains Tax, Succession Planning, Tax Compliance and Personal Tax Planning
Michael is a Tax Director who specialises in personal tax planning, particularly in regards to inheritance tax and trusts and estate planning. He started his career at a small accountancy firm in Ilminster in August 1997 as a trainee, where he qualified as ATT and CTA, working his way up to the management team.
He then moved to a medium-sized practice in November 2011, where he further developed his expertise by completing the prestigious STEP qualification, before joining the Milsted Langdon team in 2017.
Detailed summary of experience and expertise
Michael works with a diverse range of private clients and trusts offering a wide range of bespoke tax planning services. Michael likes to build up a close working relationship with clients, so that all aspects of their financial and personal affairs can be considered when advising.
He doesn’t believe that there is a ‘silver bullet’ that makes a person’s tax affairs as efficient as possible forever and as a result always aims to keep clients’ affairs up to date through establishing successful, long-term, professional relationships.