Andy Turner

Andy Turner ACA is audit and business advisory partner at Mercer & Hole, advising clients from the London office. With a wealth of experience in accounting and audit gained in a Big 4 firm, Andy offers his clients great commercial insight coupled with a dedication to providing them with an excellent service.

He has a strong background in the sports, media and hotel industries and has worked with a number of high profile clients. These include the International Tennis Federation, Fulham Football Club, The Ritz Paris, The Savoy, ITV, Universal Pictures, Working Title Films and Omnicom to name but a few.

He joined Mercer & Hole in 2018 after spending 29 years with KPMG. During this time, he qualified as a chartered accountant, gained an MBA from the Manchester Business School and worked in Manchester, Moscow, New York and London.

Insight / Is Covid-19 the final reel for UK cinemas?

Picture houses are facing epic financial challenges, but if the big studios continue to release their blockbusters in theatres, this is no time to die, argues Mercer & Hole’s Andy Turner

Tax / Tronc versus tips: understanding tax and NI liability

As the festive season gathers pace, the contentious area of tips versus tronc raises some tricky tax and NI compliance issues. Andy Turner, partner at Mercer & Hole, shares his tips on the most frequently asked questions on tronc

Tax / Sporting testimonials and the taxman

HMRC is keeping a close eye on sporting testimonials to ensure that retiring footballers, cricketers and rugby players are complying with the labyrinthine tax rules. Andy Turner, partner at Mercer & Hole, examines potential pitfalls

Tax / Film and television production tax reliefs in spotlight

With British film and television production companies continuing to produce high quality and award-winning work, Mercer & Hole partner Andy Turner looks at some of the tax reliefs available to the industry

Accounting / Football finance – short-term cost controls, profitability and sustainability

Andy Turner, media and sports partner at Mercer & Hole, provides an update on football finance from accounting for the impact of financial fair play regulations to calculating club profitability

Tax / Tips on troncs and tax compliance

The hotel and hospitality industry must manage the fair distribution of tips, gratuities and service charges while considering the tax considerations and liabilities. Andy Turner, audit and business advisory partner at Mercer & Hole considers the tronc system, a potential solution to the tips challenge