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Ian Fenton

Ian qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1980 and became a principal of FSPG Chartered Accountants in 1992 when Fenton Green Stern merged with Presky Glasner. Ian represents a diverse client base who appreciate his expert advice for commercial strategy and holistic tax mitigation.

Outside of work, Ian can be found juggling the demands of his four children or standing by a microphone, singing his heart out.

Contact Ian:

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0207 0849880

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Sectors Ian Specialises in:

Charities & Schools

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Real estate

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Owner Managed Businesses

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FCA Regulated Businesses

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High Net Worth Individuals

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The requirements that are imposed on charities can be challenging, but Ian and David, who head up our charity team, have the experience, expertise and resources to understand the complex and regulated accounting needs within this sector. We appreciate how important it is that a charity appoints an auditor with the relevant expertise at an affordable rate. We are proud of the ongoing success of our charity clients and we are glad to provide our support so that they may achieve their goals.

Our specialist services to the charity sector include:

  • Charity Accounts and Audits
  • Charity Commission Reports
  • Advice on trustees’ annual report
  • Risk management
  • Reserves policy and accounting for separate funds
  • Internal control procedures
  • Annual returns
  • Gift aid
  • Cash flow management
  • Profit improvement

All of our partners act for a range of property clients including property investors, developers, buy-to-let landlords and other property related businesses such as chartered surveyors, architects, consulting engineers and estate agents. As well as providing routine accountancy and audit services, our team of specialist property accountants and tax advisers can provide comprehensive advice to help build your business, including:

  • Property tax advice, planning and consultancy
  • Personal tax advice for private landlords
  • Residential and commercial properties
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) planning and mitigation
  • Property VAT planning and advice
  • Holding structures and structuring advice
  • Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED)
  • Splitting companies with both trading and property investment activities
  • Property service charge audits
  • Non-resident landlord scheme

As an independent firm that has been operating for over 75 years, we understand what is important to owner-managed businesses. Like the relationships that we build with our clients, our financial and tax plans have been designed to give the best long-term results. Our holistic approach allows us to consider all aspects of our clients’ financial affairs. In addition to the preparation of company accounts and self-assessment tax returns, our advice also covers:

  • Husband and wife planning
  • Children’s income and gains
  • Residences
  • Income and capital taxes planning
  • Settlements legislation
  • IHT mitigation including wills and trusts
  • Succession and IHT planning

We are proud to provide specialist accounting services for numerous FCA-regulated businesses including; Insurance Brokers, Wealth Managers, Independent Financial Advisors and Loss Adjustors. The specialist services for regulated businesses we can provide include:

  • Preparation of statutory financial statements
  • Statutory audit services
  • Profit improvement strategies
  • Assistance with GABRIEL reporting
  • Grooming businesses for sale
  • Client Money Audits
  • Cash flow management

Over the last few years, we have curated a highly specialist team, headed by Ian Fenton, who are able to assist Insolvency Practitioners realise tax assets from their cases that they may not even realise exist.

If you have are an Insolvency Practitioner with any cases involving outstanding Irrecoverable Debtors Books contact us as we may be able to recover a significant amount of value from HM Revenue & Customs.

High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI) and Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (UHNWI) often require bespoke, specialist advice in order to maintain, enhance and protect their wealth. Our advisory team consists of accountants, bookkeepers and tax advisors who are able to deal with the, often-unique,requirements of HNWI and UHNWI clients. This includes:

  • Self-assessment tax
  • Fee Protection Insurance
  • Property portfolio tax planning advice
  • International tax
  • Non Domicile tax status
  • Trusts and estate advice
  • IHT planning
  • Private aviation and nautical ownership companies.


In accordance with the Prime Minister’s instructions, our staff and principals, where possible, are currently working from home. We are available by e-mail and phone as normal, however some staff and principals have limited access to office telephones therefore, if you are not able to call, we suggest you e-mail your normal contact who will call you back as soon as possible.

 Be assured, we are here to help and support your business throughout this crisis. A significant number of clients have already reached out for assistance, however we hope to be able to speak to all of you in the coming weeks. We  are available to guide you every step of the way; providing expert assistance with managing cash flow, negotiating a Time to Pay arrangement with HMRC and sourcing emergency finance.