A new breed of accountant - with a progressive outlook on business

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  • Meet The Team

  • Taxation

    Taxation

    The full range of tax services you'd expect from one of the region's most forward thinking firms.

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  • Our Values

    Our Values

    We believe you want to deal with people you like and trust, not just people who offer the latest price.

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  • Services

    Services

    Tax saving, accountancy and strategic business services from Bartfields Chartered Acccountants

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  • Advanced Tax Strategies

    Advanced Tax Strategies

    We'll make sure you pay the right amount of tax - and not a penny more.

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  • Client Charter

    Client Charter

    The simple and effective principles that govern our relationships with clients.

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  • About Us

    About Us

    An established and respected firm of accountants in Yorkshire - see what Bartfields can do for you...

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  • Annual Report

    Annual Report

    We'll prepare and file all your statutory returns, so you don't have to worry about it.

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  • Contact Us

    Contact Us

    Want to find out more? There's never been a better time to contact Bartfields.

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Meet the team behind Bartfields Chartered Accountants

Just so you know we are human after all, here are some brief notes about each of us individually:

Gavin Bell

BA ACA


Raymond Davidson

BA FCA MAE


Paul Goddard

ACA

Mark Lowell

ACCA


David Miller

BSc FCA


Martin Cawley

BA ACA

Martin Gibson

ACA


Gavin Bell

BA ACA

Experience

Gavin has been with Bartfields for 23 years and, in that time, has gained a detailed knowledge and understanding of the many issues which affect clients and their businesses. He specialises in advising business owners on the most effective structures and strategies available to maximise their profitability and the value of their businesses. He is responsible for the continued growth of the Bartfields Tax Department which, as well as dealing with all the usual day to day compliance matters, has a strong focus on offering clients innovative and practical Tax related solutions.

Outside the office

Gavin is a keen golfer and a follower of Rugby Union, his favoured teams being Leeds Tykes and Scotland. He has three young children who make sure dull moments are few and far between.

Raymond Davidson

BA FCA MAE

Experience

Raymond has over 30 years experience of helping owner managed businesses become the most successful and enjoyable in the UK. He has been providing forensic accounting services to solicitors for nearly 20 years.

Outside the office

Raymond enjoys dining and spends his free time with his wife Adele and his two boys. He also enjoys walking, weather permitting.

Paul Goddard

ACA

Experience

Paul has over 30 years experience and specialises in various areas including Tax Planning, Tax Enquiries, Share Valuations, Trusts & Estates, Charities and Solicitors. He is also part of the Forensic Accounting Team.

Outside the office

Paul enjoys gardening, walking and exploring the Yorkshire Dales as well as reading and listening to music.

Mark Lowell

ACCA

Experience

Mark has been with Bartfields for 8 years and has over 20 years experience. He deals predominantly with owner managed Limited Companies of varying sizes and specialises in advising solicitors.

Outside the office

Mark spends most of his time with his family and enjoys travelling. When he is not socialising with family or friends he likes to watch football. He is a proud season ticket holder at Barnsley FC.

David Miller

BSc ACA

Experience

David has a wealth of experience dealing with a diverse range of general practice clients, and has particular expertise in helping clients grow their businesses to increase both their profits and value. This is achieved through a Performance Measurement and Improvement system known as “The Numbers” and David is having great results with clients.

David also runs our business clubs where we bring clients together to share both their knowledge and their business experiences.

Outside the office

David is a keen football fan whose passion for Leeds United is shared with his son Adam. He also plays tennis regularly and likes to keep fit.

Martin Cawley

BA ACA

Experience

Since qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1984 with one of the “big four” firms, Martin has worked at all levels of the profession in the UK; the international, the national and the local. He has extensive experience in personal and corporate taxation, business development consultancy, auditing and accounting. In that time he estimates he has worked with and advised over 1,500 businesses, focusing firmly on maximising the rewards, both long and short term, for their key players. Since joining us in early 2008 Martin has played a leading role in introducing specialist tax efficient solutions to all clients and further enhance the rewards of their relationship with Bartfields.

Outside the office

Martin is a committed family man and audiophile who is rediscovering a social life with his wife, thanks to the increasing independence of his two children.

Martin Gibson

ACA

Experience

Martin is experienced in a wide range of taxation issues through 25 years of general practice. He specialises in the freight forwarding industry, building and construction, and Inland Revenue related matters.

Outside the office

Martin enjoys playing golf, supporting Leeds Rhinos in the Rugby League, and is also a Leeds United fan.