Russell Cockburn
BSc (Hons), FFTA

Russell is an independent taxation consultant, author and lecturer. He has presented tax seminars and in-house courses for Quorum Training Limited for 20 years. He is an experienced presenter for a number of professional training organisations on a variety of UK taxation topics throughout the UK.

Formerly an Inspector of Taxes with a range of tax experience in HMRC he joined the wider tax/accountancy profession in 1987 as a corporate tax manager for a medium sized firm of chartered accountants going on to head up the business tax department of a small firm of chartered accountants.

In 1989 Russell established his own specialist taxation consultancy practice. He now heads up Bluebell House Consultants LLP a tax consultancy and training partnership based in Cumbria specialising in personal and business tax consultancy services to a wide range of clients throughout the UK.

Russell has lectured all over the UK on tax as well as in diverse locations as far as afield as Mauritius and Aberdeen, Belfast, Nairobi and Truro! He offers tax consultancy services to individuals and businesses and other professional advisers as well as providing tax training services for small or large groups. He has presented papers at tax conferences and seminars across the country. Russell also regularly presents tax courses and seminars on a wide variety of topics for a number of training organisations and professional bodies.

Russell also writes on tax matters for a number of well known publications, is regular Corporation Tax correspondent for the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and is also author of several booklets on taxation matters. In 2002 Russell published his first book on Tax, The Annual Tax Guide for company secretaries for the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and in 2011 published a Tax Guide for the small business.


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