“My tax affairs are somewhat complex, and after using Forbes Dawson for some corporate work, I decided to move my personal tax affairs from my previous advisor. This has been a real ‘no-brainier’, as Forbes Dawson are very well equipped to handle my personal and corporate affairs and the interface between the two. I’m extremely satisfied that they have everything covered and they have helped me to save considerably on tax that otherwise I would have greatly overpaid. They are easy to work with and identify possibilities that my prior advisor could simply not do.”

Anonymous Private Client


“Laura Hutchinson had a series of meetings with me at short notice and worked diligently to a tight time fame. Her taxation experience, in particular on non-domicile issues and on inheritance tax laws, was informative and impressive. The advice given throughout the meetings and detailed follow-ups were invaluable, which unravelled complex issues in an easy and transparent way.

I would strongly recommend this firm of experts to anyone seeking professional tax advice.”

W. Imam, Private Client


“Forbes Dawson are a specialist tax firm for successful entrepreneurs. All our shareholders have used them for key aspects of their personal planning. I know that they get most of their work by recommendation and have grown fast over the last 12 months. They have a very good reputation amongst fellow professionals, and we look forward to working with them on future projects.

The team at Forbes Dawson have provided several streams of advice that combine the technical rigour and detail that is associated with a large firm with the nimbleness and responsiveness of an owner-managed partnership. They have owned each transaction from start to finish and have delivered calm advice and practical solutions that have withstood changing dynamics in our business and the wider market.”

Julie Moran, former Finance Director of Citation Plc


“Having engaged Forbes Dawson in 2012 to look after our corporate & personal taxes, we have been very impressed with their attention to detail and excellent communications. They have been attentive to our proposed business development plans and at all stages provided clear and concise tax advice to enable us to make informed decisions without the worry of unplanned tax consequences arising. They have also dealt effectively on our behalf with HMRC allowing us to get on with running our business.”

Dan Wright, Chief Operating Officer, North Edge Capital LLP


“I find the team at Forbes Dawson very approachable and easy to contact. As a private client a fast response is important to me , and I receive advice out of office hours where this is necessary.”

Rita Revie, Chief Operating Officer, Soccerex


“The advice is always carefully considered and presented with calmness. Forbes Dawson manage the implementation required in an expeditious and decisive manner.”

R. Taylour, Private Client


“As a firm we have now used the Forbes Dawson team for a good many years and regularly recommend them to our clients when specialist tax work is involved. They always provide a quality professional service, but with that all important personal touch. They are also always up to speed on complex tax legislation and changes to the corporate and personal tax systems, and we are very satisfied with the level of service that both our clients and ourselves receive.”

Mike Royle, Director, Grundy Anderson & Kershaw Accountants


“The Forbes Dawson team hold a unique set of skills in the tax arena on both corporate and individual tax planning. We always feel the more complicated the client’s tax issues, the more the team enjoy the challenge. You will be hard pressed to find tax advisors that have the in-depth tax knowledge that the team hold. On numerous occasions, we have requested tax solutions for clients. They are predominantly owner-managed businesses and therefore require advice on both corporation tax and individual tax issues; the team hold the skills to provide the interaction between all types of taxes.”

Phil Rose, Managing Director, Independent Financial Adviser Ltd


“Forbes Dawson brings together well respected tax practitioners with ‘large firm’ backgrounds to provide bespoke and practical tax advice to an impressive client base. Forbes Dawson has the expertise to deal with a wide range of complex tax matters including offshore trusts and issues affecting non UK domiciled clients. In my experience the service is client-focussed and the partners’ experience of negotiating with HMRC delivers commercial results for clients delivered in a way in which the client can easily understand.”

Jane Shaw, Director, Leading Manchester Law Firm


“Forbes Dawson provides tax advice to myself various partnerships that I control and also a number of businesses that I own. I have known the lead team at Forbes Dawson for a number of years and I trust them to deliver the best results possible for me. The team provides me with practical, proactive and innovative advice and always make sure that deliverables are on time and of high quality. I find the team very helpful and approachable and they have my utmost trust. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Forbes Dawson for practical and effective tax advice.”

P. Hogarth, Paradigm Partners


“Since the opening of Forbes Dawson I have used them for various clients requiring detailed advice in respect to complex tax structuring. The advice received has always been swift and comprehensive.”

Alan Jenner, Director, Richmond Fiduciary Group


“I have to say genuinely it is great working with the team at Forbes Dawson. I find the team to be extremely high quality, and very responsive at implementing transactions and advice in a highly professional manner. The team is also one of the most creative of its kind around.”

Chris Moss, Corporate Lawyer

Sign up for our newsletter

Interested in receiving the latest tax planning ideas?

Sign up to Tax Bites – our weekly update offering practical but effective tax saving tips.

Contact Us

You can use this form to request us to give you a call or if you prefer just leave us a message. Please be sure to leave us a contact number or email address for you and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

0161 927 9277


Fairbank House
Ashley Road
WA14 2DP