A team that is stronger than the individual parts
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Andrew Hague, Partner
Andrew has worked at Howard Worth for over 20 years and became a Partner in 2004. Andrew has a rural background as he grew up on the family farm in Cheshire, where his parents milked for many years.
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Chris Smith, Partner
Chris qualified as a Chartered Tax Advisor in 1999, joining Howard Worth in 2000 and became a partner at the practice in 2007. He works with sole traders, partnerships and non-audit limited companies.
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Fran Johnson, Partner
Fran joined the practice as a partner in 2016. Prior to this Fran had spent over 12 years with top ten accountancy firm RSM where she was a Director in Accounting and Financial Reporting based in Stoke.
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Gary Makin, Partner
Gary joined Howard Worth in 2005 and completed his studies to become ACCA qualified in 2010. He became partner in 2018. Gary works with small businesses and offers support and guidance along with tax planning advice.
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Martin Webb, Partner
Martin joined the practice in 2010 and was appointed Partner in 2018. With over 15 years experience of working within the local Cheshire area this means that Martin has built relationships with clients across all industry sectors. His passion is to offer straight talking, practical advice and solutions to assist business owners/directors deal with the challenges they are faced with.
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Mike Doherty, Partner
Mike trained and qualified with Howard Worth. He became a partner in 1992 is based at Nantwich office, where he works with a wide range of growing businesses. He has particular expertise in the leisure industry and in property taxation, particularly for buy-to-let investors.
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Richard Barnett, Managing Partner
Richard Barnett has been the firms Managing Partner since 2009. Richard was appointed Howard Worth’s first specialist farming partner in 1995 and was instrumental in developing our specialist Agricultural offering – making us a leading Cheshire practice for this sector – Howard Worth’s Agricultural Team now looks after around 600 farming clients from its Cheshire offices in Northwich and Nantwich.
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Tim Lwin, Partner
Tim joined the practice in 2016 and is a Chartered Tax professional and Chartered Accountant with over 20 years’ experience in corporate and personal tax mitigation strategies. Tim is responsible for developing Howard Worth’s corporate and personal tax specialisms, ensuring our clients receive the best possible tax planning service.
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The problems we solve
Starting a business
Our experts are here to help you grow your exciting new idea into a successful, grounded and flourishing enterprise fit for the future.
How we can help you. That means adding real value to your business, saving you money, and giving you back more hours in the day.
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Time for an audit?
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Do you need an accountant who knows their dairy from their diaries? You’ve come to the right place.
Accounting for solicitors poses a unique challenge: we’re not just accounting for you, we’re accounting for your clients, too.
You could save hundreds of hours every year by outsourcing your payroll to us. Fully GDPR and HMRC-compliant, Howard…
Cut costs, improve efficiency and reach your goals faster with Howard Worth. Our dedicated and experienced team will handle…
Cut costs, improve efficiency and inspire confidence in your school. Our dedicated and experienced team will handle the numbers…
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The Government has announced a further scheme to support businesses through the Coronavirus crisis. The Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) is aimed at large businesses with annual turnovers of between £45 million and £500 million. These businesses cannot access facilities through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), which is limited to companies…
Howard Worth Networking Groups – Northwich Women in Business
Register and attend our regular programme of women in business networking lunch events.
Covering a topical and informative programme of events, with Guest Speakers.
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- April 29 @ 7:15 am - 9:15 am at Warrington Golf Club
- May 13 @ 7:30 am - 9:15 am at Wychwood Park Golf Club