Gabelle LLP announce the promotion of John Hood to Partner

The partners of Gabelle LLP are delighted to announce that John Hood has been promoted to partner effective from 1 April 2014.

John joined Gabelle as a Director when it was established in 2011. He has over 20 years of professional experience advising professionals and their clients on how to resolve all types of HMRC enquiries and investigations.

John specialises in representing clients facing HMRC enquiries under Codes of Practice 8 and 9 run by Specialist Investigations or Civil Investigation of Fraud teams and has successfully represented high net worth individuals in all types of enquiries and can advise on all phases of an investigation.  John also has an in-depth knowledge of the Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility and how this may benefit UK resident individuals.

Before joining Gabelle, John worked for BDO LLP and Chiltern Plc and began his career working at HM Revenue & Customs.

Speaking about his promotion John comments, “the firm is experiencing a period of strong growth and I am looking forward to taking this next step and continuing to grow our tax investigations services”.

Paula Tallon, Managing Partner at Gabelle comments, “John’s promotion recognises the role he has played in the growth of our business since we started three years ago. His expertise and experience have been instrumental in raising the reputation of our Tax Investigations team. We have taken the business from three to twenty people in three years and John has been an important part of this.”

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For further information please contact:

Costas Pavlou, Gabelle LLP

Tel:  0207 7182 4758

Mobile: 07872 149 509


Notes to editors: 

Gabelle LLP are an independent team of tax experts who provide comprehensive advice and planning for entrepreneurs, businesses and individuals.  The team have been providing tax advice for over 30 years and advise on a wide range of UK taxes including: Tax for Owner Managed Business (OMBs) and Corporates, International Tax, Private Client, Tax Investigations, Property Tax and VAT.  Gabelle have an office in London with five partners and 15 employees.