Our Partners have a vast range of experience, covering the full range of accounts and tax services. Each has their own specialism, including tax advisory work, probate, the not for profit sector, audit, VAT and general practice. This means that whatever needs you or your business may have, we are able to ensure that they are fully met.

For further information please contact us on 01872 276116/01736 339322 or

Steve Maggs CTA

Tax Partner
Steve is the firm’s Tax Partner heading up our tax team. He is a Chartered Tax Adviser with over a decade of experience in the tax profession and has spent the majority of his career with the ‘Big Four’ firm Deloitte, before heading up the tax department of a member firm of the Moore Stephens network. Steve joined the firm in September 2015, becoming a Partner in June 2016.

Steve provides private client and corporation tax support to individuals and private companies and has worked with a wide range of clients throughout his career (including high net worth individuals, landed estates, trusts, partnerships, entrepreneurs, family businesses, and private companies), this experience providing him with a broad and in-depth tax knowledge.

Steve’s particular areas of expertise include: succession (both personal and corporate) and estate planning; capital tax planning; tax aspects of equity incentivisation; research & development tax relief claims; transactional tax advisory support; real estate; and providing tax dispute resolution services.

Steve is licensed to undertake probate work by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Nick Skerratt FCA CTA

A proud Cornishman, Nick is as an experienced Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser, and is the firm’s longest serving Partner, having become a Partner in 2012. Nick deals with a wide range of businesses on a daily basis, which represent the diversity of the Cornish business community. He gives practical and commercial advice on accounts and business matters whilst ensuring that he keeps tax matters in focus at all times. Nick prides himself on the working relationships he develops with his clients.

Nick is licensed to undertake probate work by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, as well as being a registered Auditor. Nick frequently advises on succession planning, restructuring, business and property acquisitions/ disposals and inheritance tax.

Mark Williams FCA DChA

Mark joined the firm in 1999 and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. He became a Partner in 2014. Mark is the firm's Audit and Assurance Partner and heads the firm’s charities and not for profit team, and acts on behalf of a large number of well-known local charities and social enterprises. In recognition of his expertise in the sector, he has attained the prestigious Diploma in Charity Accounting issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Mark believes in building excellent working relationships with his clients and supporting the development of their businesses. He provides advice to a range of small and medium-sized businesses on accounts, audit and taxation issues. Mark’s family farmed at St Levan, in the far west of Cornwall, for generations and given this background he acts for many farmers and landed estates, and specialises in the care home sector.