PKF Smith Cooper has appointed experienced Ruth Morris to a new Senior Corporate Tax Manager role as we continue to invest in scaling and strengthening our tax division.

Ruth Morris joins PKF Smith Cooper with over 30 years of experience in audit, accountancy and tax and has specialised in corporate tax since 1998. Ruth previously worked for a Big Four firm and has occupied roles at several top ten firms during her career.

In her role with PKF Smith Cooper, Ruth will manage the corporate tax compliance process, from reviewing tax computations and returns, tax accounting and disclosures for inclusion in statutory accounts to advising clients on their tax affairs and how upcoming changes to legislation may impact them. Ruth will combine her expertise in corporate tax with her broad understanding of all areas of tax to provide our clients with comprehensive support.

Our tax division has had another successful year, with their accomplishments celebrated at the esteemed Tolley’s Taxation Awards, where we were named a finalist for ‘Best Tax Practice in a Regional Firm’. Individual achievements have also been recognised internally, with six team members in our tax division promoted since January 2023.

“We are thrilled to welcome Ruth to the PKF Smith Cooper team. Her expertise will undoubtedly make her an asset to both our firm and valued clients. As we continue to grow our tax team and industry-leading service offering, we have a number of career opportunities available for ambitious graduates and fully established tax professionals.”

Natasha Scott, Tax Advisory Partner at PKF Smith Cooper

Ruth Morris said: “I am thrilled to be joining PKF Smith Cooper as Senior Corporate Tax Manager where I will use my expertise to help our clients navigate difficult tax regulations. I am impressed by the collaborative and supportive environment I am already experiencing at the company, and look forward to helping our clients achieve their business objectives.”

If you are interested in joining the PKF Smith Cooper tax team, view our current vacancies here. As the Midlands home of PKF, PKF Smith Cooper delivers a full range of accounting and advisory services to business owners across the region and UK, including tax, audit, accounts, corporate finance and business recovery and insolvency services.