Stephen Dodds, a specialist in tax advisory work for owner managed businesses, has joined Campbell Dallas as a Tax Director within the firm’s Tax Consultancy Group.

Stephen, who is a CA, a Chartered Tax Adviser and a former solicitor, has over 16 years of experience advising businesses on M&A, tax due diligence, optimising tax reliefs and managing tax risks, succession, exit planning and readiness, employee incentives, share schemes, and personal tax issues.

Stephen Dodds. Campbell Dallas staff portrait, Glasgow office.He previously worked as a tax specialist for two of the Big 4 accountancy firms and a leading law firm, where he advised owner managed businesses, high net worth individuals, multinational listed groups, private equity funds and their investee companies. He has a particular expertise in real estate matters, having been a member of the Scottish Property Federation’s Tax Committee.

Commenting on his appointment, Aileen Gates, Campbell Dallas’ Head of Tax, said: “Stephen has an excellent reputation for his detailed knowledge of the tax issues faced by businesses and their owners, and is a key addition to our team.”