New tax appointment at Monahans

By Anita Jaynes on 16 February, 2017

Chartered Accountancy firm Monahans has appointed Anne Gardner-Thorpe as senior tax manager.

Anne has joined Monahans, based primarily in the Taunton and Bath offices, from Bristol firm Smith and Williamson, having previously also worked at Deloitte, HMRC and Old Mill Accountants.  She holds both the STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) Diploma in Trusts & Estates, as well as the Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) qualification.  Specialising in tax planning, she works with clients to ensure their long term tax affairs, including inheritance and capital gain taxes, work in their best interests.

Taking a proactive, person-centred approach to finding solutions to problems has proved to be very successful for Anne’s clients.  By listening to what clients are trying to achieve, together with recognising the non-financial issues which are important to them, she identifies find the best tax solutions for them.  Anne is also experienced at working with HMRC on issues which need addressing.

Anne brings with her over 20 years’ experience and a passion for the countryside.  She said: “I’m very pleased to have joined Monahans.  It is a genuine, capable and friendly firm and I have already had the pleasure in getting to know a good number of interesting and exciting clients.

“I enjoy working with clients to help them achieve their goals in the most straightforward way – working out how to get over their hurdles and get where they want to go.”

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Pictured above: Anne Gardner-Thorpe