Stephen Brewer


Specialising in taxation, including in one of the top national accountancy practices, Stephen has wide experience in advising on all aspects of the affairs of owner-managed businesses and professional practices, having been a Chartered Tax Adviser since 1981. He has professional membership of

  • Chartered Institute of Taxation
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants 

Areas of expertise include:

  • providing tax advice to owner-managed businesses
  • implementing effective corporate tax planning strategies, including EIS schemes, for small to sizeable medium-sized (turnover £50m plus) businesses
  • advising legal, medical, dental and other professional partnerships and LLPs
  • advising farm partnerships and companies
  • tax planning for the equine industry – owners, breeders and trainers
  • advising high net worth individuals
  • investigations by HM Revenue & Customs at both local and Special Civil Investigations (SCI) level
  • pursuing appeals before tax tribunals (both VAT and the direct taxes)
  • providing legal support and acting as expert witness on a range of subjects including taxation issues, share and business valuations and losses of business income; recent cases have included matrimonial, insurance, professional negligence, personal injury, business disputes and demergers