Tax Accountant

Michael Sharma Group Ltd
Leamington Spa
£45,000 per annum
03 Nov 2018
16 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Michael Sharma Group are delighted to be working with a progressive and forward thinking professional services business based in Warwickshire looking to expand their Taxation department. After some strong growth and an increase in revenue and client base, this business is in search of a Tax specialist, to support new and existing clients with tax disputes, as well as supporting clients with HMRC enquiries and tribunal claims. As a tax expert you will be assisting the department with compliance and advisory.

In this varied and exciting role, clients will need your high level advice and input on negotiations with the HMRC, whilst also bringing challenges to the First Tier Tribunal and Upper Tier Tribunal. You will be actively encouraged to grow and develop the department in order to allow the business to grow, offering higher levels of services to it's clients.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing a variety of compliance work
  • Advise on complex advisory cases such as the introduction of IR35
  • Strong technical background on tax avoidance schemes and knowledge of HMRC's policies on challenging them
  • Assist HMRC with any enquiries and/or investigations
  • Support with voluntary disclosures made by clients
  • Advise clients on negligent planning, minimising any potential tax exposure

Person Specification

  • A preference for CTA qualification, although ACA or ACCA will be accepted with strong taxation background
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience
  • Tax advice expert, with a strong technical capability allowing for solid client work
  • Desired track record in business development or fee earning
  • Good team player


  • Salary of up to £55,000 (dependent on experience) #
  • 25 days holiday + statutory holidays
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Private medical
  • Life assurance