As part of the collaboration, DDU members will receive access to a free, dedicated telephone advice line to discuss financial matters as well as a preferential rate for Armstrong Watson's services.
Armstrong Watson LLP looks after a large portfolio of healthcare clients across primary and secondary care as well as within private settings. Its specialist healthcare team will provide DDU members with guidance and advice on a wide range of business and financial services, including annual accounts, tax returns, tax planning and compliance.
Dr Hugh Stewart, professional services director at the Medical Defence Union, the parent company of the DDU, commented:
"We are delighted to partner with Armstrong Watson to offer our members this new service. Our members work under great pressure and the DDU wants to support them in as many ways as possible. It's reassuring to know that our dental members now have access to an enhanced tax and accountancy service, provided by specialists in the healthcare field, on preferential terms."
Morag Miller, accounting partner and head of healthcare at Armstrong Watson LLP, added:
"We are pleased to offer our expertise as an added benefit to DDU members.
"The sector has faced unprecedented challenges throughout the pandemic and we've done all we can to support our clients along the way. We're happy to help in any way we can to ensure dentists can focus on caring for their patients, whilst knowing their tax and accounting affairs are in order.
"Working with the DDU is a really exciting opportunity and a chance for our brilliant team to share their sector-specific financial knowledge and expertise."
Find out more about the partnership between the DDU and Armstrong Watson LLP.
This page was correct at publication on 14/10/2021. Any guidance is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.