Tax team strengthened at MHA Moore and Smalley

Lancaster-based accountancy firm MHA Moore and Smalley has expanded its tax team with the appointment of tax manager Jenny Trunks.

Jenny, a specialist in dealing with SMEs, joins from Preston-based Rushtons Chartered Accountants. Her previous experience also includes roles with CLB Coopers and Grant Thornton.

At MHA Moore and Smalley, Jenny’s role will be to advise businesses throughout the region on tax planning and corporation tax compliance.

A graduate of The University of East Anglia, Jenny has also been a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation for 11 years and the Association of Taxation Technicians for 16 years.

MHA Moore and Smalley has a seven-strong tax team in Lancaster and over 30 tax specialists in the region.

Rachel Marsdin, tax partner at MHA Moore and Smalley, said: “Jenny’s appointment follows continued growth in demand for specialist tax services. With over 15 years’ experience she will bring invaluable skills and knowledge to the team.”

Jenny, originally from Huddersfield, added: “I have watched MHA Moore and Smalley grow over the past couple of years and it’s clear that it’s a forward-thinking firm with a passion for great client service. “

The Lancaster team has also promoted Clare Steel. Clare has been made tax manager after over four years at MHA Moore and Smalley.