Our staff have vast experience in many areas of taxation, finance, accountancy and business advice over a wide range of sectors and sizes of business, from corporate clients and property investors, to individuals and small and medium companies.
As part of our commitment to a personal and approachable service, all clients have direct access to the firm's director, Martin Joseph, who oversees all of our clients' affairs. However, all of our staff are always available to discuss queries or provide advice.
Martin heads up the firm and oversees all our client services. Having qualified with Arthur Young he then spent more than 20 years with KPMG where he became a director in 1991. Martin joined Whittingtons in 2009 and will work tirelessly to ensure all your accounting, tax and business support requirements are delivered.
Hilma Coombes joined Whittingtons in 2006. She brought with her many years of experience in personal tax gained from her years with HMRC and top 10 professional firms. Hilma deals in the main with tax compliance and tax planning for individuals, partnerships, sole traders and trusts, as well as dealing with all the company’s payrolls. She is married with two sons and likes to spend her time travelling in Europe with her caravan.
Laura joined Whittingtons in 2015 having been a member of ACCA since August 2011. Laura has responsibility for company, pension and charity audit and accounts, workplace pensions, VAT returns, company formations and company secretary work. Away from the office she is an active member of several charities that help the local community, one of which is local branch of The Royal British Legion and is one of the county Welfare volunteers as well as the branch vice chair. When not working, or helping charities, she relaxes by keeping fit, or eating chocolate!
Chris joined Whittingtons in 2015. He has responsibility for company accounts, solicitors accounts, VAT returns and sole trader accounts. When out of the office Chris enjoys going to the gym and going on foreign holiday with his wife.
Doreen joined Whittingtons in 2016 and has a background in payroll. She assists in all payroll and related matters on a part time basis.