Clare Thomas - Senior Tax Manager


Key role at Kirk Newsholme:

Clare joined the Kirk Newsholme team in 2004 and trained in the audit and accounts teams before qualifying as an ACCA Accountant in 2009. She spent a number of years working in Audit leading assignments before focussing on assisting clients with their tax obligations and opportunities.

Clare subsequently qualified as a Chartered Tax Advisor in 2015 and is now a Manager within the Tax team, providing tax planning and compliance advice across a range of sectors.

Her specialist areas are providing tax advice to owner managed businesses and SME’s, covering all areas of Corporate Tax, PAYE, National Insurance and Income Tax for directors, business owners and shareholders, both from a compliance and advisory perspective.

“Having worked at Kirk Newsholme for over 12 years I have had the pleasure of working with many of our clients during this period and seeing how their businesses have grown and developed. I enjoy the client focused nature of Kirk Newsholme and how all members of our team go the extra mile to ensure that our client’s needs are met. We deliver what we say we will when we say we will which I think is extremely important in developing and maintaining the long lasting relationships that we enjoy with our clients”

About Me:

I enjoy family time with my husband and little girl, cake baking and playing netball.


Grease (an oldie but a goodie!)

Quirky Fact:

I have climbed Sydney Harbour Bridge and cycled across the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco (and I have the pink t-shirt to prove it!)