About Wendy Hird

Wendy’s exceptional knowledge and experience, gained through spending 7 years with  HM Revenue and Customs and 21 years with Scott & Wilkinson, makes her one of our most respected taxation specialists. She has worked with many of her existing clients since joining us in 1996, and believes that the insights and understanding that come with committed working relationships allows her to deliver the best possible advice.

The core services offered by Wendy and the team include the completion of personal tax returns and advice on capital gains for individuals, trusts and estates. Wendy also advises clients on taxation of rental and investment income, and is highly regarded for work in helping new clients who may need their tax affairs bringing up to date and negotiating with HMRC on their behalf. 

A true Lancastrian, Wendy attended Carnforth High School and then the sixth form at Morecambe High School. She completed the Association of Taxation Technicians qualification in 1991. Wendy lives in Bolton-le-Sands and has two grown-up children, and when she can find the time, enjoys sports and walking in our glorious local countryside.



HMRC Issue Nudge Letters to UK Cryptocurrency Owners

25th November 2021

HMRC has sent letters to taxpayers it has identified as holders of cryptoassets, such as BitCoin, encouraging them to consider their Capital Gains Tax (CGT) position when disposing of such assets.

The Farming Equipment and Technology Fund (FETF)

17th November 2021

Yesterday, the Rural Payments Agency announced The Farming Equipment and Technology Fund (FETF) which will provide investment towards specific items of equipment, aimed at improving productivity and efficiency for farming, horticultural and forestry businesses.

Memberships & Accreditations

When appointing a firm of accountants it is important to check that they are appropriately registered and regulated.

Our clients can be assured that Scott & Wilkinson are registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to carry out audit work in the United Kingdom and regulated for a range of investment business activities.

We are also registered with the Chartered Institute of Taxation as a firm of Chartered Tax advisors. 

Any use of the term "partner", if used, indicates a member of Scott & Wilkinson LLP or an employee of Scott & Wilkinson LLP with equivalent standing and does not indicate that a partnership exists for the purposes of the Partnership Act 1980.