Former Senior HMRC Tax Inspector Joins Raffingers Stuart


August 3, 2015 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Accountants News


Former Senior Tax Inspector Joins Raffingers Stuart as Senior Tax Manager

Neill Staff, Senior Tax Manager, joins Essex based top 100 UK accountancy firm, Raffingers Stuart. The highly experienced tax manager joins during an exciting period, where the firm has witnessed a 41% increase in turnover and a 27% increase in new clients in the last 12 months.
Work History:

With over 23 years’ experience at HMRC, working as a compliance manager and senior tax inspector, and then 11 years in practice, Neill has a wealth of experience working in tax.
After working for HMRC for 23 years, Neill moved in 2004 to a small firm in London, where he spent two years as a tax manager. Then in 2006, Neill joined a top 100 UK accountancy firm where he stayed for nine years and became a Senior Tax Manager.
Specialisms:

Neill brings with him to Raffingers Stuart a wealth of knowledge in personal and corporate tax. As a former senior investigator with HMRC, he has a wide-range of experience and knowledge overseeing COP8 and COP9 enquiries, as well as large cross-tax cases, investigations and employer reviews. Neill also has extensive experience as a Research and Development specialist, and deals with claims to HMRC under the SME and large company schemes, including the new Research and Expenditure Credit (RDEC).
Gary Inglis, Managing Partner at Raffingers Stuart, said, “We’re delighted to welcome Neill to the Raffingers Stuart team. Neill brings unrivalled knowledge and expertise that will be of great benefit to our clients and our firm.”
Neill Staff said: “I am excited to join the firm during growing times. It is a great opportunity to build on the dynamics within the team here and make a real contribution to not only the tax department, but the firm as a whole.”
Neill joined Raffingers Stuart in July 2015. The firm are proud to welcome Neill as part of the team and look forward to his contribution to the company’s growth.