Hodgsons appointment

Simon Prior

Falmouth and Launceston-based chartered accountancy firm, Hodgsons, has appointed a new tax manager.

Simon Prior, who previously worked at a rival south west accountant, has specific interests in the building and hotel trades

He said: “There are many changes proposed for the construction industry regarding the tax status of many self employed construction workers. I am looking forward to sorting out any queries from clients working in this sector and would urge anyone who is unsure of how these changes might affect them to check the details.”

James Hodgson, partner at Hodgsons, added: “We are really pleased that Simon has joined us. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in these fields that will be will be of real benefit to our clients. Also his excellent all round expertise on more general taxation matters will ensure that he will be a great addition to our team.”