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Andrew Walker

Andrew Walker

Chief Executive

27 August 2020

ICAS recognition for Johnston Carmichael rising stars

Eight young chartered accountants from Johnston Carmichael, Scotland’s largest independent accountancy and business advisory firm, have been recognised by professional body ICAS as top performers in the industry.


Alexandra Docherty

Alexandra Docherty

Tax Partner

25 August 2020

Capital Gains Tax changes are here… and there’s more to come

New rules tightening the deadline for payments of Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on residential property came into effect in April. Now, a seller must pay CGT, if due, and file a return within 30 days of completion on a sale. The Chancellor has also ordered a full review of CGT rules which serves as an indication that there are more changes to come.


Alan Hamilton

Alan Hamilton

Corporate Finance Director

24 August 2020

Businesses urged to review future funding as Government initiatives unwind

A senior corporate finance expert has called on businesses to review their funding requirements ahead of a “perfect storm” of liquidity challenges, as Government support for businesses adversely impacted by Covid-19 starts to unwind.


Jenn Stewart

Jenn Stewart

Restructuring Director

22 July 2020

    Community spirit the key ingredient for Dundee’s recovery

    Jenn Stewart, Restructuring Director and Head of Dundee office, reflects on one year of Johnston Carmichael in Dundee and offers an insight on how businesses in the area should prepare for coming out on the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic.


    Johnston Carmichael

    Johnston Carmichael

    14 July 2020

    David Urquhart Sky Travel Limited (in Administration)

    Customers impacted by David Urquhart Sky Travel Limited ceasing to trade, please read this guidance in order to progress a claim.