Meet the Team

Sam Batchelor


Sam joined us in July 2008 on our training scheme and qualified in 2012.

He has recently jointly lead our team in the successful and smooth acquisition of the well-respected practice of Garth Pedler & Co who specialised in the taxation field of Entertainers & Musicians.

Sam is our IT expert dealing with the introduction and maintenance of digital accounting and administration systems.

He manages a varied portfolio of clients including Entertainers & Musicians looking after their accounting and taxation affairs.

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Raymond Benn


Ray qualified in 1974 and gained valuable commercial experience in the investment, trading and banking sectors, before starting the practice in 1980.

Ray's aim has always been to provide a high-quality service at a reasonable price. This has been achieved by assembling together a high quality team of talented individuals and our quality is evidenced by the continued growth of the practice.

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Tim Dauncey


Tim qualified in 1992 and joined us in 1997. He has vast experience of working in both commerce and the accountancy profession.

He manages our 'Entertainers & Musicians' clients' accounting and taxation affairs. He also specialises in dealing with enquiries from the Inland Revenue, at either local tax district or head office level.

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Theresa Foreman


She manages a varied portfolio of clients including Entertainers and Musicians looking after their accountancy and taxation affairs.

She also specialises in advising our clients on National Insurance Contributions.

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Brian Luxford


Brian joined us at the end of 2002. He is a well-known and highly respected practitioner, working in general practice in Tunbridge Wells since 1981.

Brian has considerable experience of all aspects of company, partnership and sole-trader business accounts and taxation.

He manages our audits and deals with the accounting and taxation affairs of a varied portfolio of our local clients.

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Chris Terry


Chris joined us having graduated in the summer of 2007 from Greenwich University with an upper second-class Business Administration degree. He has considerable experience in dealing with the taxation affairs and the preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

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