Payne Hicks Beach

Payne Hicks Beach

Benedict Jennings Benedict Jennings

Benedict Jennings

Senior Tax and Trust Manager

Benedict is joint head of the Trust and Tax Team at Payne Hicks Beach. 


Benedict is highly experienced in Trust Accounting and in a wide range of taxes, specialising in both onshore and offshore trusts and landed estates and advising multi-generational families on trust structure and tax efficiency. He is also experienced in dealing with HMRC enquiries for both individuals and trusts. Benedict also has many years' experience in running and managing charities, both as a professional advisor and as a trustee in a personal capacity, and is a member of the Honorary Treasurers Forum. Benedict recently achieved an overall distinction in the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates and is a qualified TEP.

Benedict has worked as an Accountant since 2012, training in Audit and Financial Services and qualifying as an ICAEW Chartered Accountant (ACA) in 2015. After qualification, he specialised in Trusts and Private Client work and qualified as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) with the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 2019, specialising in Inheritance Tax, Trusts and Estates. Benedict joined Payne Hicks Beach in October 2019.

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