About Us

We believe that high-quality tax advice should be more accessible. Our vision is to combine tax planning with routine compliance by making expert tax advice available to all our clients.

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Our Story

Hawthorn Tax

We are specialist tax advisers who provide tax, accountancy, and HMRC defence services to support our clients. We provide high-quality bespoke professional advice and services with a less corporate, individual centric approach.

With more than 24 years combined experience working in tax and accountancy, we have advised clients on a wide range of opportunities and scenarios. We have navigated many clients through complex HMRC investigations and disclosures, securing them the best outcome possible.

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Meet Our Team

At Hawthorn Tax, we seek out opportunities for our clients, so they can rest assured that their tax affairs are both handled professionally and structured efficiently.

The founders of Hawthorn Tax, Anthony and Hyder, are both Chartered Tax Advisers with a wealth of experience. They started their careers at HMRC; excelled in a variety of roles, from small business compliance, to large multinationals and tax policy. They subsequently branched out into private practice before starting Hawthorn Tax.

When considering tax exposure, the extensive experience and knowledge allows Hawthorn Tax to balance wider context with opportunities, ensuring clients get the best solution for them.

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Hyder Fattah

Hyder Fattah

Chartered Tax Adviser

Hyder’s focus is on helping owner managed businesses maximise profit retention. He is passionate about advising on the taxation of Cryptoassets and Income Tax reliefs for high earners. He frequently draws on his experience to effectively resolve disputes and negotiate disclosures with HMRC, achieving favourable outcomes for his clients.

A previous HM Inspector of Taxes with HMRC for 7 years, he lead complex cross-tax investigations and worked as a policy and technical adviser; advising on taxation of cryptoassets, trade loss relief, and the miscellaneous income sweep-up provisions.


Anthony Allan

Chartered Tax Adviser

Anthony specialises in property taxation and corporation tax. His expertise in these areas was honed during a previous role in a large international accountancy firm - BDO LLP - where he worked as a corporation tax specialist with a large compliance and advisory portfolio. In addition to property, Anthony advises on capital gains, inheritance tax, and residency issues.

He started his career at HMRC where he trained as an HM Inspector of Taxes. He spent 5 years in technical corporation tax roles, before going on to head up tax investigations into some of the largest companies operating in the UK.


Jordan Kane


Chartered Accountant

Jordan’s role focuses on preparing financial statements, group accounts, and cashflow forecasts.

He previously worked at Ernst & Young (EY) as a senior auditor. His main audit clients included a FTSE 100 listed engineering company. Jordan went on to become the Group Financial Accountant at Peter Vardy and then the Financial Controller for BM Steel.


Steven Mollins

Accounts Senior


Steven delivers quality accountancy services to our clients. He has a wealth of experience in harnessing digital solutions to make bookkeeping more efficient for business owners.

Having started his career at BDO LLP, Steven completed his training to become a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians. He is currently in his final year of training to become a Chartered Accountant.


Ryan Bjeirmi

Accounts Associate


Ryan supports clients through bookkeeping, payroll, and accounts preparation. He recently completed a degree in Accountancy with Finance at the University of Glasgow.