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.
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.”