Introduction

Evolving your business together.

We are experienced at working closely with our clients and their other professionals including agents and solicitors to achieve joined-up planning and advice. Whether it be the commercial aspects and financing of the estate or the income and taxation position, the detailed succession plan, or the understanding of the business and estate structures. We have the strength and depth of experience and expertise to work with the estate owners, protecting the estate for future generations.

We listen to understand the aims, objectives, and management of estates to help owners achieve their plans. We enjoy meeting and discussing matters throughout the year to ensure the objectives and finances are monitored alongside the relevant plan.

What else can we offer?

We specialise in capital tax planning, inheritance tax and trusts, positioning us well to deal with the complexities within many Landed Estates.

We can offer bookkeeping and payroll services as well as annual business accounts preparation, tax compliance, and budgeting.

Meet the experts

You'll find our team dotted across the South West, experts in everything from tax to technology. We build long-lasting relationships with our clients, drawing on our insights and experience.

You'll find our team dotted across the South West, experts in everything from tax to technology. We build long-lasting relationships with our clients, drawing on our insights and experience.

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As a now-retired Estate Manager, I, In conjunction with the Estate owners interviewed Albert Goodman alongside several firms of accountants on two separate occasions (for two separate estates and estate owners). In each case, Sam Kirkham stood out for her technical knowledge and a friendly proactive approach and Albert Goodman was appointed. Both clients were pleased with their appointment, and a fruitful working relationship between clients and the advisory team developed to the benefit of all.

We act with Albert Goodman on two estates in Devon and Somerset. Both involve multiple family members and trusts with complex tax and family issues. On one of the estates we have only recently been instructed and I have been very impressed by the previous work carried out by Sam/AG in trying reconcile the needs of the family with efficient taxation of income and long term estate and IHT planning. In my view Albert Goodman is one of the few regional firms with the expertise to advise clients with complex landed estates. I would recommend them.

I have used Albert Goodman now for a number of years and their ability to take on our personal tax affairs as well as the Estate Accounts was swift and without hassle. They are proactive on tax minimisation and see opportunities to restructure where necessary meaning I don’t have to worry about missing anything. We have converted parts of the business to Xero online bookkeeping which is simple and effective, saving time and expense. Working with other partners such as Solicitors, Trustees and Land Managers is efficient on CGT, IHT etc where there are several different income sources. All accounts are well presented and there are usually few anomalies that need adjusted at the year-end meeting.

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We can also support you with payroll?

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