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Tax consultants works with corporate IFAs

Specialists consultants Tax Innovations has formed a new company Strategy Innovations to work in partnership with IFA&#39s entering the corporate advice sector.

The consultancy says it formed SI following the huge interest generated its course &#39Get ahead in the corporate market&#39 launched earlier in the year and devised for IFA&#39s wanting to become Corporate Strategists.

SI will provide ongoing support, following the TI course and provide free appointments with owner directors, and will produce reports which act as project management documents.

Strategy innovations director Simon Griffiths says: “The course and partnership gives the IFA a golden opportunity to reinvent themselves as a corporate strategist.”

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