Richard is a senior manager in the tax consultancy team and a member of the innovation and technology tax group. Based in our Plymouth office he is experienced in all aspects of corporate and business taxation and enjoys advising businesses and their owners on issues such as incorporation, company re-organisations, complex corporation compliance as well as succession planning and the availability of entrepreneurs’ relief. As part of our innovation and technology tax group he advises on R&D tax credits, patent box and associated tax issues.
A chemical engineering graduate from Loughborough University he completed a post graduate law qualification at De Montfort University before training in tax with a big four firm. He qualified as a chartered tax adviser in 1998 and spent the next eight years in practice before pursuing other interests. He returned to the world of tax when he joined Francis Clark in 2014.