24-28 Easton Street
+44 (0)1494 441226
Established in 1880 at the start of the accountancy profession, our leading firm of chartered accountants, tax and businesses advisors has had an office in High Wycombe since 1900, where our first clients included hide and skin brokers and ladies hat manufacturers!
Today our office in High Wycombe has 6 Partners and over 40 professional staff, based in the heart of the town at Abbey Place, Easton Street; a 9,000 sq ft office with excellent facilities for staff and clients, including our own conference suite.
Our values of teamwork, commerciality, collective excellence and open communications underpin how we interact with clients, where our Partner led service focuses on delivering proactive and strategic advice. Our office has many long standing clients including high profile family businesses as well as large multinationals from across the UK; many of whom have come from recommendations and remained with us for many years.
Continuing our specialism in the manufacturing and engineering sectors, we also have a strong background acting for charities, schools and academies as well as clients in the construction, technology and healthcare sectors. We also act for a significant number of Professional Practices.
We actively support the local business community through membership of various business groups and through our own complimentary seminars and workshops focusing on topical issues such as tax planning around the budget.
We enlist the support of distinguished and prominent speakers at our events, which among others, has included: the leading economist Professor Joe Nellis, Head of Economics at Cranfield School of Management (number 1 in the world in the Financial Times MBA rankings for 2017) and Steve Baker, MP for Wycombe and prominent ‘Vote Leave’ campaigner.
With 12 offices across the UK, we are listed in the UK’s Top 20 Accountancy Firms and were awarded ‘Audit Team of the Year’ at the 2016 British Accountancy Awards. The firm is the UK member of Baker Tilly International and also the founder member of MHA, a national association of independent accountancy firms.
Our experience guiding clients in all market conditions is invaluable and whilst we celebrate our history, we remain firmly focused on the future as we continue to look for new ways to support our clients and to welcome new ones.
If you would like a no obligation complimentary meeting to discuss your circumstances, or just want to talk through some questions or ideas over the phone, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Kate has a wide ranging portfolio of clients and enjoys advising on a variety of matters affecting businesses, from audit and accounting issues to budgeting and strategic planning.
Many of her clients have directly benefited from the emphasis she puts on planning for growth and profitability.
Dispelling the myth that auditing is primarily a matter of number crunching, Kate ensures she understands her clients business as a whole and makes sure the information gathered from the auditing process adds value to its future direction, and will always take the time to ensure all parties understand what the figures are telling them.
As well as working with commercial clients, Kate is Head of the firms Professional Practices sector, leading a team of Partners due to her specialist understanding of the specific challenges and opportunities faced by Professional Practices as well as her experience advising solicitors and law firms on SAR requirements and LLP structures.
Kate is also a leading member of our Manufacturing & Engineering sector, acting for both owner managed SMEs and global businesses with international interests in the sector, due to her experience and understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities they face.Get in touch with Kate Arnott
Dale works with a diverse range of clients, including entrepreneurial businesses and large multi-nationals across the UK, providing an exceptional level of support and solutions through all market conditions.
After studying Biology at the University of Bath, Dale joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson on our ACA graduate scheme in 2011, qualified in 2014 and was promoted to Director in April 2019, before joining the partnership in July 2020. Dale has developed an outstanding level of technical accounting and auditing knowledge and has significant experience in a number of key sectors, including manufacturing and professional services.
Dale prides himself on providing a commercial, hassle free compliance experience, adding value wherever possible.Get in touch with Dale Cadet
Patrick is a Tax Partner and Chairman of MHA MacIntyre Hudson's Tax Steering Group as well as our national associations Tax Strategy Group, leading a team of specialists to ensure clients have access to the very best in compliance services and tax mitigation solutions. Patrick's own specialisms are capital tax planning for individuals, corporate restructuring, remuneration planning, profit extraction/repatriation and increasingly, international matters. He also advises clients on the tax implications of buying and selling their business.
Patrick is a keen swimmer and occasional free diver,who still competes! He is an advocate of “anything worth doing, is worth doing well”.Get in touch with Patrick King
Bianca heads the firm’s Schools & Academies sector, leading a team of Partners due to her specialist knowledge and expertise developed over 30 years; initially supporting a number of schools in the 1990’s which became Grant Maintained, then moving on to support independent schools as well as schools converting to Academy status and today advising established and growing Multi Academy Trusts, often with complex structures and individual needs. Her diverse portfolio includes many charities, schools, academies, religious organisations and voluntary groups as well as commercial and owner managed businesses.
Bianca holds the ICAEW Diploma in Charity Accounting, which acknowledges expertise and experience in charity accounting and finance at the highest level and is regularly referred to by Partners of the firm to provide guidance on the complex and regulated accounting requirements faced by the Not for Profit sector.
Bianca takes a personal interest in her clients' success and is proud to support the many dedicated individuals, organisations and professionals to achieve their goals. A member of the Churches Main Committee, she devotes much of her spare time to doing voluntary work.Get in touch with Bianca Silva
The whole team are exceedingly knowledgeable and the main benefit of working with MHA MacIntyre Hudson is the reassurance I feel that our business is in safe hands. Hayley Wilson - Fenmarc
I've always been very happy with the information provided and, no matter how obscure it may be, the agricultural team have always been able to find an answer – and with the large diversification project we took on there have been plenty of questions! Callum Bates - J Bates & Son