Meet the Team

Carl Parker FFA FIPA FFTA (Partner)

Qualifications

Fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants

Fellow of the Federation of Tax Advisers

Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants

Specialist Areas

HMRC Investigations, all aspects of tax advice, Financial Business Management and Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts

Carl is a former business adviser for the Princes Trust, Chel and local hospitals for dental Vocational Trainees and he has also written articles for the Institute of Financial Accountants quarterly magazine.

Interests/Personal Life

Carl is a fan of most sports especially Rugby League and Football. He enjoys walking, gardening and he likes attending the gym.

John Hartley FFA FIPA FFTA (Partner)

Qualifications

Fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants

Fellow of the Federation of Tax Advisers

Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants

Specialist Areas

Financial Business Management, HMRC Investigations, Business Start-ups and long term planning, Business Plans and Cash Flow Forecasts.

John is a former lecturer and speaker for Dental Vocational Trainees in York, Leeds, Hull and Dewsbury

Interests/Personal Life

John is a Senior County Football Referee. John is also a Musician, a keen Motorcyclist and he enjoys Fell Walking. He is married to Susan and they have four children.

Michael Cole

Experience

Michael has over 35 years’ experience in accountancy practice.

Specialist Areas

Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Preparation of Corporate and Personal Taxation computations and returns.

Michael is also responsible for all Company Secretarial Services.

Interests/Personal Life

Michael is a big fan of football, snooker, darts and cricket. He plays snooker for his local club and he is a supporter of Hull City Tigers Football Club.

James Hartley BA (Hons) ACCA MAAT

Qualifications

BA (Hons) Finance, Accounting and Management

Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants 

Member of the Association of Accounting Technicians

Associate of the Institute of Financial Accountants

Member of the Institute of Public Accountants

Specialist Areas

Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Preparation of Corporate and Personal Taxation computations and returns.

Preparation of VAT returns, Bookkeeping and Payroll.

Interests/Personal Life

James is a County Football Referee and a keen Leeds United fan. He enjoys walking, cooking, playing tennis, football and many other sports.

Adam Parker AFA MIPA MAAT

Qualifications

Associate of the Institute of Financial Accountants.

Member of the Institute of Public Accountants.

Member of Association of Accounting Technicians.

Specialist Areas

Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Preparation of Corporate and Personal Taxation computations and returns.

Preparation of VAT returns and Bookkeeping.

Interests/Personal Life

Adam has a keen interest in most sports, especially football, rugby league and Formula 1. He is an avid supporter of Leeds United and Leeds Rhinos. He also enjoys socialising with his friends and family.

Katie Gregory ACCA MAAT

Qualifications

Associate Chartered Certified Accountant.

Member of Association of Accounting Technicians.

Specialist Areas

Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Preparation of Corporate and Personal Taxation computations and returns.

Sage installation and advice.

Interests/Personal Life

Katie enjoys running, walking, attending the gym and visiting the countryside.

Lynn Green (Payroll Manager)

Qualifications

Diploma in Business and Administration.

Specialist Areas

Preparation and set up of Payroll records. Submission of Real Time Information to HMRC.

Set up of Pension Auto Enrolment.

Interests/ Personal Life

Lynn has an interest in Music, she also enjoys keeping fit and travelling.

Julie Butler

Experience

Julie has over 25 years’ experience in preparation of Accounts, Bookkeeping and Payroll.

Specialist Areas

Preparation of VAT returns and Bookkeeping. Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Installation and advice on Bookkeeping systems, ongoing advice and support.

Interests/Personal Life

Julie enjoys travelling and swimming. She also enjoys socialising with family and friends.

Kerry Husband

Experience

Kerry has worked in Payroll for over 20 years.

Specialist Areas

Preparation and set up of Payroll records. Submission of Real Time Information to HMRC.

Set up of Pension Auto Enrolment.

Interests/Personal Life

Kerry enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Jayne Chapman

Qualifications

Royal Society of Arts in Secretarial Studies.

Specialist Areas

Secretarial, administration and reception duties.

Preparation of Payroll records.

Interests/Personal Life

Jayne is a qualified dance teacher and is member of community choir. She enjoys walking, swimming and visiting the theatre. Jayne is a Volunteer administrator for local church group.

Susan Hartley

Experience

Susan has worked in an office environment for over 30 years now, having spent 10 years with NatWest Bank.

Specialist Areas

Secretarial, administration and reception duties.

Maintaining our Sales Ledger

Interests/Personal Life

Susan enjoys walking with her two dogs, Louie and Daisy and Fell Walking with her husband. Susan is married to John and they have four children.

Paula Parker

Experience

Paula has worked in an office environment for over 20 years.

Specialist Areas

Secretarial, administration and reception duties.

Interests/Personal Life

Paula enjoys walking and travelling and she also enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Karen Berry MAAT

Qualifications 

Member of Association of Accounting Technicians.

Specialist Areas

Preparation of VAT returns and Bookkeeping.

Interests/Personal Life

Karen enjoys skiing, cooking, travelling and spending time with her family.

David Hartley BSc (Hons) FCA FCCA (Consultant)

Qualifications

Fellow Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Fellow Chartered Certified Accountants.

BSc (Hons).

Specialist Areas

Preparation of Limited Company, LLP, Sole Trader and Partnership Accounts.

Preparation of Corporate and Personal Taxation computations and returns.

Sage Accredited and Cashflow Adviser.

Interests/Personal Life

David enjoys walking, cooking and gardening.