We specialise in the field of commercial tax generally, arising on all commercial and corporate transactions, advising on all aspects of corporation tax, income tax, NIC, capital allowances, CGT, VAT, stamp duty and stamp duty land tax. We regularly advise on the tax aspects of all types of commercial agreements, and merger and acquisitions focussing on tax minimisation and the allocation of risk.


Tax plays a crucial part in the structuring of transactions. Without expert knowledge the difference between similar approaches may not be immediately apparent. Our team are here guide your approach, ensuring it aligns with your strategy and simplifying the complexities for you.

Our experience means that we can advice in every sector, including health, technology, real estate, and more.

Client Testimonials

What our clients say

  • John was the one who first opened our eyes to the benefits of an EOT; with his team, he successfully guided us through the whole journey. Employee ownership really worked for us.

    Mark Somers, Founder of 4Most

  • On quality, they can surpass most of the top City firms while still being highly efficient in delivering an unrivalled level of very personable service in supporting the General Counsel who instruct this gem of a firm.

    Eight Roads Holding Limited – General Counsel.

  • We were thoroughly impressed with the professional approach John Dunlop took in dealing with HMRC on our behalf. He was professional and relentless throughout and we were very satisfied by the result he got for us.

    Following a dispute with HMRC, the Director of Finance a client.

  • John is exceptional in his field. He understands our business and how to create solutions to our problems.

    Chambers and Partners UK 2023 Edition, Tax, UK Wide

  • John is a trusted and valued adviser who always provides excellent advice quickly and efficiently. John is very good at cutting through the issues and providing realistic, workable solutions.

    Chambers and Partners UK 2023 Edition, Tax, UK Wide

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Who we are

Why choose DAC Beachcroft?

We’re a broad-based commercial firm serving a wide range of sectors with a strong heritage in insurance,
health and real estate. We combine excellent legal skills and cutting-edge delivery expertise to design
solutions that fit the needs of our clients – often involving clever uses of technology.