Gill Tallon | Deputy managing partner and private client specialist, Mercer & Hole

Gill Tallon CTA is deputy managing partner at Mercer & Hole Chartered Accountants. She is a private client specialist and has been a partner at since 1999. She is also a director and shareholder of Mercer & Hole Trustees Ltd, the firm’s trust corporation.

Her portfolio of clients include individuals, their families and trusts. She acts as trustee for many of her clients and advises on all aspects of personal financial planning, particularly involving trust and estate tax planning strategies. She also takes a special interest in acting for non domiciled individuals and offshore trusts.

She started her career in taxation in 1979 when she joined the Inland Revenue, before moving to the private sector as a manager for Binder Hamlyn, specialising in the private client and trust field. Her next move was to Arthur Andersen as a worldwide manager when the two firms merged in 1994. In 1998, she joined Mercer & Hole where part of the private client work of Arthur Andersen was transferred.