Matthew Durrant


Matthew Durrant has been an Accountant in practice since 1989 and has established a strong reputation in the consulting industry.Matthew acts as Accountant for a diverse blend of clients from sole traders to Medium-size Limited companies. An acknowledged specialist in the consulting/contracting industry has made Matthew a much sought-after Accountant.”Of paramount importance to me is the personal relationship we build with the client. This can only evolve if you deal with the client personally and give tax advice specific to them and their circumstances”.

Diptesh Patel


Diptesh has specialised in the Contractor and Freelance industry since moving into practice in 1997.

As well as advising Contracting and Consulting Professionals over the years Diptesh’s portfolio of clients have also included Recruitment Agencies and Umbrella Companies which has given him an in depth knowledge of the overall Contracting Market Place.
During his many years in practice Diptesh has seen some significant changes in the Contracting Industry including the introduction of IR35 (2000) and the MSC legislation (2007) and is very well placed to advise clients on these complex subjects.
Diptesh’s strengths lie in understanding the industries his clients operate in and building trusting business relationships with each and every client.

Claire Thirtle


Claire is CIMA qualified and a very experienced accountant, having specialised in the contractor market since 2003. She has managed a portfolio of clients, making her experienced in producing everything from payroll to company accounts, progressing to regional director at her last firm.

Claire has been running her own practice since 2011, concentrating on providing taxation and accountancy advice for small businesses, especially the single owner/director/worker limited company arrangement.

Claire is fully proficient in contractor legislation, having passed an IR35 accreditation course. Claire enjoys building relationships with clients, making them feel comfortable and confident with their tax position whilst maximising their take home pay. Her ability to explain complicated tax legislation in simple terms to prospective clients and existing clients has won her many plaudits.

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