John Hodgson

John Hodgson

Managing Partner, Business tax

Areas of expertise

Comprehensive personal wealth structuring; tax-efficient equity investments; succession and exit planning.


John provides independent and comprehensive advice to assist clients, both corporate and private, domestic and international, to commercially manage their tax and financial exposures. With a wealth of experience of implementing arrangements to realise and preserve value, John is able to provide real-time pragmatic advice during a transaction, maintaining the momentum necessary to deliver planned outcomes.

Notable achievements

  • Utilisation of family unlimited investment companies to cascade wealth to subsequent generations.
  • Structuring of successions and exits to minimise tax and other costs.
  • Utilisation of tax-favoured schemes to incentivise employees, management and investors.
  • Regularly acts as a director, trustee and protector of his client entities.

Professional qualifications/memberships

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and an associate of the Taxation Institute Incorporated. Also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

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