Key people

Anthea Grange FCA
Partner

Anthea qualified in 1985 whilst working for a medium-sized practice in Manchester, following three years training at a firm in Burnley. She entered into partnership in 1992 in this practice.  During the years as a principal she has seen several changes in name and partners and remains committed to the future of the firm.

Anthea specialises in the provision of business advisory services and taxation matters. She works with a wide range of businesses including those operating in the retail, motor and construction industries. She also advises numerous regulated sectors organisations including solicitors.

anthea.grange@douglassgrange.co.uk  

Julie McDonald FCCA
Practice Manager

Julie began her accountancy career in 1983 and qualified in 1995. After gaining a wealth of experience in accountancy practices in the North West she joined the firm in 2002.

Julie has over 20 years experience of providing full accountancy support, start up and planning advice to a variety of businesses, including corporate and non-corporate entities, working closely with our clients to help them achieve their goals.

Her wide-ranging expertise includes year end financial reporting, management accounting, budgets and cash flow forecasting and advice on payroll matters. Her knowledge of Sage and other accounting software enables her to provide appropriate advice to clients.

julie.mcdonald@douglassgrange.co.uk

Sue Buckingham
Senior Tax Manager

Sue started her career in 1987 working for HM Revenue & Customs and has since worked for Top 10 accountancy practices in the North West, before joining Douglass Grange in August 2011.

She specialises in all areas of personal and trust taxation from compliance to planning, including income tax, capital gains tax and inheritance tax. She also advises businesses on tax efficient remuneration planning and PAYE Healthchecks.

sue.buckingham@douglassgrange.co.uk