John Davis - Tax Director

John Davis oversees the delivery of tax advice and support to our corporate clients.

He has worked in tax since 1996, with his experience having been gained with four top ten firms, his qualifications include CTA.

Much of John’s experience has been gained working with entrepreneurial and owner managed businesses.  In his approach to tax work John endeavours to find solutions which meet the wider personal, business and commercial objectives of his clients.  It is always important that the tax tail is not allowed to wag the dog!

He has helped meet the tax needs for numerous clients throughout the business lifecycle, be this in relation to establishing the correct structure for a business, or planning for succession or exit.

John sits on Bishop Fleming’s Manufacturing, Technology and Innovation group and has significant experience helping business secure the lucrative benefits of the tax relief available for Research & Development. His experience also has international reach, having worked with a great many businesses and professionals to help deliver cross-border tax solutions.

Outside of work John enjoys a vocation as a railway / structural engineer, although this is likely only to be in the eyes of his young son and a vain attempt to justify playing with his trains and lego!

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