Wednesday 15th March 2017

DIXON WILSON WINS CHARITY NETBALL TOURNAMENT   On Sunday 12th March the Dixon Wilson Netball Club (DWNC) competed in the first Look Good Feel Better (LGFB) Charity Netball tournament at the Copper Box Arena in Stratford, a former London 2012 Olympic venue.   DWNC sailed effortlessly through the early rounds of the competition, notching up

Monday 19th September 2016

‘The Waller Walk’ – Yorkshire Three Peaks On 9 September, an eighteen strong team from the London office ventured north, to the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, to take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks.  They covered the 24.5 mile course, ascending and descending over 5,100ft, in 9 hours and 45 minutes (the ‘leisurely group’, being

Wednesday 8th June 2016

HMRC launches consultations on the tax deductibility of corporate interest expense, reform of the substantial shareholdings exemption and reform of corporation tax loss relief   HMRC have launched separate consultations on the tax deductibility of corporate interest expense, reform of the substantial shareholdings exemption and reform of CT loss relief.   The consultation on tax

Friday 27th May 2016

Dixon Wilson 7’s team reaches Plate Final of Neptune City Sevens tournament   On 22 May a Dixon Wilson team took part in Neptune City Sevens, an annual rugby tournament specifically open to professional service firms within the City. The event is held in aid of Child Bereavement UK, and all team entry costs go

Tuesday 17th May 2016

FRC issues amendments to FRS 105 to include limited liability partnerships and qualifying partnerships The FRC has issued an amendment to FRS 105 to bring limited liability partnerships and qualifying partnerships within the scope of the micro-entities regime. For periods commencing on or after 1 January 2016 (although early adoption is permitted from 1 January

Wednesday 9th March 2016

Dixon Wilson has been recognised by being shortlisted in two categories in Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2016. The firm has been shortlisted for Accountancy Firm of the Year, and David Nelson has been shortlisted for Outstanding Individual of the Year.

Wednesday 13th January 2016

HMRC launches a consultation on the tax deductibility of corporate interest expense for multinational companies The HMRC consultation follows the October 2015 release by the OECD of their best practice recommendations on interest expense. The OECD identified interest expense as one of the key areas where there is significant opportunity for base erosion and profit

Wednesday 13th January 2016

IASB issues new Accounting Standard on leases (IFRS 16) The International Accounting Standards Board has today issued a new accounting Standard on leases. The main change introduced by the standard is that leases will be brought onto the balance sheet, increasing the visibility of companies’ assets and liabilities. Short-term leases (less than 12 months) and

Thursday 19th November 2015

HMRC review taxation of employment-related securities options   In its September 2015 Employment Related Securities Bulletin, HMRC announced that it would hold a meeting to discuss the continuing uncertainty over the tax treatment of employment-related securities options, including many examples of Restricted Stock Units, that do not have ‘money’s worth’ at the time of award.

Thursday 5th November 2015

HMRC publishes an update to its papers on the tax implications of adopting FRS101 or FRS102   The update to HMRC’s guidance follows the recent release of updated versions of FRS101 and FRS102 by the Financial Reporting Council in September 2015.   The purpose of the papers is to assist companies with the tax implications

Tuesday 22nd September 2015

The partners of Dixon Wilson are delighted to announce that Gregory Smye-Rumsby will be joining the partnership with effect from 1 October 2015.  Gregory started as a trainee at the firm in 2006 having graduated from Oxford. He has progressed through the firm since then, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Tax Adviser.

Friday 22nd May 2015

Dixon Wilson has been awarded Best Accountancy and Tax Team 2015 at the Wealth Adviser awards, presented on 15 May.  The awards were determined by the votes of Wealth Adviser’s readers, who include wealth managers, IFAs, fund managers, family offices, law firms, accounting firms and other industry professionals. More details

Thursday 6th November 2014

Graham Chambers was nominated by Spear’s magazine for Private Client Accountant of the Year at an awards ceremony held at the Savoy Hotel on 27 October 2014. Graham has over 45 years of experience working at Dixon Wilson and continues to be one of the most well respected figures in the private client world.

Thursday 4th September 2014

Dixon Wilson’s Art Advisory Group has been strengthened by the addition of Sonya Rees, a partner since 2008 who brings particular knowledge of the VAT issues faced by the group’s clients. The group has specialist knowledge and experience of advising art dealers, art advisors, gallery owners and private collectors on all aspects of their financial

Monday 11th August 2014

A team of eight from Dixon Wilson completed the Trailwalker Challenge 2014 in support of Oxfam and The Ghurkha Welfare Trust. The event took place on the weekend of 26 and 27 July and involved walking 100km (the equivalent of 2.5 marathons) in one attempt along the South Downs Way…

Friday 11th April 2014

AGN International has published the results of its 2014 surveys into the corporate, parent company, self-employment, employment and Gift & Inheritance tax regimes in operation across Europe. It is the eleventh time that the surveys have been undertaken. Dixon Wilson…

Wednesday 30th October 2013

Dixon Wilson has been awarded the Private Client Accountancy Firm of the year and the Multi-Family Office of the year at the Spear’s Wealth Management Awards 2013.  The awards ceremony was held at the Savoy Hotel on 29th October and was attended by more than 700 high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, philanthropists, wealth managers and

Thursday 28th March 2013

The partners of Dixon Wilson are delighted to announce that Mark Williams will be joining the partnership with effect from 1 April 2013. Mark joined as a trainee in 2002 having graduated from Oxford University and has progressed through the firm since then. He will bring significant expertise and experience of corporate advisory work and…

Tuesday 26th March 2013

Partner Ben Grist has been awarded 2013’s ‘Accountant of the Year’ in Spear’s Young Turks Awards at a ceremony in central London…