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Apr 27 2022

David Cameron steps down after 20 years as Managing Partner

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After 35 years with the Firm, our Managing Partner, David Cameron, has taken a large step towards retirement accepting a part-time role as Consulting Partner with effect from 1 April 2022. David has successfully guided EQ as Managing Partner for nearly 20 years and moving forward he will use his experience to help support the more

Apr 5 2022

How we are supporting our clients, Alan Johnstone Studios

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There are many reasons why businesses may want to change accountants – your needs may have changed, or you require more specialist support. While there are many good accountants around, finding the right accountant for your business can make a huge difference to its growth and success. The team at Alan Johnstone Studios, an independently more

Apr 1 2022

A warm welcome to our new Partner

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We are delighted to welcome Gordon Buist as a new Partner in our Glenrothes office. Gordon joins us on 1 April, having previously worked at Dunfermline based practice Condies as their Director of Tax. Born and bred in Fife, he is a qualified Chartered Accountant, Chartered Tax Adviser, and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute more

Jan 4 2022

A warm welcome to our new Senior Audit Manager

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We are delighted to welcome Greg Stapley as a Senior Audit Manager in our Glenrothes office. Greg joined EQ on Monday 3 January, having previously worked at AAB in Edinburgh as an Audit Senior Manager. Originally from Kent where he qualified with ICAEW in 2004, he is now based in Dunfermline with his wife, two more

Dec 20 2021

Bank of England increases interest rate

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The Bank of England has raised its base rate from 0.1% to 0.25%, the first increase in three years, to try and tackle growing concerns over inflation. While the rate has increased by only 0.15%, it will add to financial pressure on households with variable-rate mortgages and hit firms with higher borrowing costs. This could more

Oct 1 2021

Helping children have sum fun during Maths Week

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Maths Week Scotland, that runs from 27 September to 3 October, aims to celebrate the importance of maths in our everyday lives and encourages schools to arrange activities and events that help boost the image and enjoyment of maths. We have supported St Andrew’s RC Primary School by contributing £250 towards their Maths Week, allowing more

Sep 28 2021

John Langlands retires after four decades with the firm

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After 44 years, John Langlands will be retiring as a Partner of EQ at close of business on 30 September 2021. From beginning his journey with EQ founding firm JLM as a trainee in 1977 to working his way to becoming Partner in 1997, he has seen the firm evolve over time and has been more