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Susie Walker

Susie Walker

Partner & Head of Tax

30 August 2018

Johnston Carmichael goes from strength-to-strength with new director

Johnston Carmichael has bolstered its employer services offering with the appointment of a new director who will lead the growing team.


Lesley Munro

Lesley Munro

Corporate Finance Director

22 August 2018

Strong brand is key in competitive drinks industry

Scotland’s spirits industry has grown exponentially, with HMRC recording a 107 per cent rise in the number of new gin and whisky distilleries across the UK in the last five years. In a competitive market, producers need to differentiate themselves to unlock the funding they need for growth.


Robin Dandie

Robin Dandie

Business Advisory Partner

8 August 2018

Managing cash-flow for a dry weather harvest

The effect of this year’s unseasonably warm weather on harvest patterns is likely to have a knock-on impact on farmers’ cash-flow. Most farmers will have secured the winter barley and oilseed rape by now and will have started to harvest the spring barley crop. In stark contrast to last year’s harvest, this season’s heatwave means farmers will be concerned about a potential loss of yield.


Gemma Spiers

Gemma Spiers

Marketing Partner

2 August 2018

    Kiltwalkers go the extra 100 miles for charity

    A group of exceptionally kind-hearted Kiltwalkers are at the halfway point of an incredible 100 mile charity challenge.


    Nigel Roberts

    Nigel Roberts

    VAT Director and Head of VAT & Duty

    1 August 2018

    New tax heavyweight warns of construction VAT changes ahead

    Johnston Carmichael has strengthened its market leading tax team with the appointment of a new Head of VAT & Duty, who warns that the construction sector must prepare now for upcoming VAT changes.