Joanne Laverick - Curriculum Vitae
1990-1996 Price Waterhouse (Leeds & Hull).
Qualified as a chartered accountant in 1994. Worked on a variety of clients, ranging from small business accounts preparation to large company insolvency. Gained a wide range of experience of different industry sectors.
Head of Financial Reporting team servicing the requirements of two offices. In addition to managing the financial and management reporting needs of the business I also managed the Firm's payroll (about 500 employees). Subsequent to my role as Head of Financial Reporting I took on the role of Commercial Accountant servicing two legal practice groups for the North region. This role involved working with the solicitors to help them understand the financial measures, improve profitability, bill Work in Progress and collect debts.
2005-2006 David R Jones & Co
A local firm of accountants based in Wetherby. I was employed as the Tax Manager and liaised with 240 clients, preparing 500 tax returns, as well as the Tax Authorities.
2006-present Laverick&Co Chartered Accountants
As a self employed Chartered Accountant I have worked for a multitude of clients ranging from local plumbers to a firm of vehicle repair technicians. My clients trade as sole traders, partnerships and companies, many of whom's structure I have advised on.
I have specific experience in special VAT rules for plumbers and heating engineers and have saved several clients thousands of pounds in VAT and Income Tax.