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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, 2012/04/02 - Leading independent accountancy firm, Peters Elworthy & Moore (PEM), has been named as a finalist in the 2012 Taxation Awards - PEM.co.uk.
The prestigious LexisNexis Taxation Awards are much sought-after by tax professionals throughout the country and stand testament to the highest standard of excellence in the UK tax industry.
This year saw a record-breaking number of entries undergo a vigorous submission process, with only a selection shortlisted for the final stage. Cambridge-based accountancy firm, PEM, has been recognised as a finalist in the Best International Tax Team category.
The PEM International Tax Team is headed-up by Chris Walklett, Business and International Tax Partner. Chris, who is also the representative partner for Kreston International, says: “I’m incredibly proud that we have been shortlisted for this prestigious award. The UK really needs to up its game internationally and we are committed to playing our part in supporting UK businesses on the international stage. The PEM International Tax Team work hard to give clients the international support they need and it is fantastic for us that those efforts have been recognised in this way”.
PEM is accredited for its work with clients on an international stage and in providing expertise that addresses all the risks, opportunities and obligations that different tax regimes bring – ensuring that successful UK businesses can take full advantage of global markets.
PEM (pem.co.uk) has one of the widest service offerings in Cambridge with 18 service lines and eight sector specific business development teams. The combined tax team alone has over 30 staff, with Business Tax, Employment Tax, Private Clients and VAT teams, headed by three partners and a VAT director.
Other nominees in the Best International Tax Team category include Deloitte, Grant Thornton and Milestone International Tax Partners. The winner of this esteemed award will be announced at a gala ceremony on 24 May at the London Hilton.
• Peters Elworthy & Moore (PEM) is one of the leading independent firms of accountants, tax and business advisers in the East Anglia region, with 14 Partners and 140 staff.
• PEM is within the top 60 in the UK, providing financial strategies for success.
• PEM has been awarded the Kreston International Business Referrer of the Year Award for 2010. Founded in 1971, the Kreston organisation (kreston.com) offers reliable and convenient access to quality services through its member firms located around the globe.
• Further information on the LexisNexis Taxation Awards 2012 can be found at taxationawards.co.uk/.