Tax expert launches new independent practice in Stratford upon Avon

A new firm offering high level tax advisory and compliance services to businesses and individuals has been launched in Stratford upon Avon by chartered tax adviser and accountant, Simon Littlejohns.

Simon Littlejohns has over thirty years’ experience working in a range of firms, from the ‘big four’ national and international accountancy and business advisers, to local independent and boutique tax practices.

He has a wealth of experience across the full breadth of tax planning work, inheritance tax planning, HMRC investigations, and advising on corporate finance transactions.

He explains he has established the new firm to provide practical support to private businesses and individuals:

“SLJ Accountants is focused on taking a highly practical and hands-on approach to delivering relevant and timely accounting and tax advice to our clients, to help mitigate and defer tax liabilities.

Simon Littlejohns“Our holistic approach ensures matters across the board are considered, whether these are commercial, accounting, financial, tax or practical concerns,” he adds.

“Businesses are facing lots of challenges at the moment, with COVID-19 and Brexit at the top of the list, and our goal is to ensure their accounting and tax matters do not add to their concerns, and that they can access the benefits of our extensive experience and knowledge.

“Our mission is to add value to the private businesses and individuals we work for and with, so that they can focus on their business and day to day operations. Peace of mind is of the utmost importance,” Simon says, “and we want all our clients to know that we ‘have their backs’ when it comes to financial and tax matters.”

At SLJ Accountants, Simon provides high level tax advisory, compliance and planning services to companies, individuals and also professional practices. He also looks after statutory accounts preparation for companies that do not require a formal audit. The firm can also manage the creation and operation of employee share schemes and incentives, share valuations, and corporate reorganisations.