National & International Presence
AAB is a member of HCWA, an association of independent accountancy practices throughout the UK. HCWA is a business alliance member of Crowe Horwath International which is ranked among the top 10 global accounting networks.
* HCWA is represented in 30 locations throughout the UK
* Crowe Horwath International operates in more than 100 countries around the world, from 583 cities, with 640 offices and 28,000 professionals
We are the Scottish member firm of The International Accounting Group (“TIAG”) which is an international alliance of high quality accounting firms. The alliance has established a global presence and now has a membership of more than 100 firms in over 65 countries. Firms are selected based on their professional competence, commitment to client service, and reputation within the business community.
Through the firm’s membership of HCWA and TIAG, we are able to offer support and involvement both nationally and internationally.
In addition, as an independent firm we have flexibility with respect to how we obtain advice in overseas jurisdictions and will always endeavour to use the most appropriate local advisor whether this be an HCWA or TIAG member or other professional services firm. In all cases we would retain ownership and manage the process in order to provide you with a seamless service together with ensuring that the overseas advice is co-ordinated with your UK position and objectives.
Using these connections we are able to draw on the extensive knowledge and expertise of like minded professionals throughout the world. Through our in-house expertise, supplemented by these networks we can offer advice in the following areas:
* International group audit assignment
* International tax planning strategy
* Overseas incorporation
* Branch operations
* Buying and selling businesses abroad including transaction support
* Employee legislation while working overseas
Our international associations through HCWA and TIAG allow us to arrange for in-country compliance and support services for clients in over 100 countries globally. We project manage these services to ensure that this support is provided on a timely and efficient basis.