ashley dawes from dawes accountants


Owner / Director

Ashley has over 34 years experience running his own practice as a qualified chartered accountant.

Ashley has assisted hundreds of businesses, and individuals with their accountancy and taxation needs.

Ashley specialises in tax planning, capital gains tax, inheritance tax, and business growth advice.

Ashley has supported Newton Abbot Spurs for many years in various roles on the committee, and has a keen interest and support of local football. He is also a keen follower of England football and Rugby. He loves spending time with his Grandchildren.

01626 818118 / 07977 061054

jamie dawes from dawes accountancy


Owner & Ashley’s Son

Jamie undertook his training at two of the larger local firms, and qualified as a Certified Chartered Accountant in 2012. Jamie has over 20 years of experience in local accountancy practice. He specialises in Limited companies, tax planning for owner managed businesses and cloud accounting solutions.

He enjoys finding out about the latest developments in accountancy, so can advise you on the best modern approaches to utilise for your business.

Jamie is a big sports fan and, when not enjoying spending time with his family Jamie will be found watching or playing sports.

01626 818699 / 01364 653041

emma woodward dawes accountants


Owner & Ashley’s Daughter

Emma has an honours degree in accountancy and finance, and has over 20 years worth of experience in local accountancy practice.

Emma specialises in assisting owner managed businesses of all structures, tax planning and with cloud accounting solutions.

Emma spends the majority of her free time running her children around local sports clubs, and enjoys event planning supporting local charities.

01626 818118 / 07525 755108

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helena from dawes accountants


Human Resources/ Payroll

Helena has worked in accountancy and human resources locally, and is both Human Resource Management qualified, and has gained her AAT qualification.

Helena is heavily involved in supporting her son’s, and daughter’s, sporting interests, and promoting the future of Ipplepen football club. Helena has been a governor of a local primary school, until recently, and enjoys helping local causes.

Tasha from Dawes Accountants


AAT Level 3 Accountant & AATQB Bookkeeping Specialist

Tasha is currently working towards her level 4 qualification, and has been a valued part of our team for 2 years.  Tasha is a cloud accounting specialist in both Xero and Quickbooks, and has vast experience working with sage.

Tasha is a qualified gymnastics instructor, and has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.


Ashburton Senior Manager

Tom first began his accountancy journey over 12 years ago with an experienced sole practitioner in Torbay, before moving to one of the larger local firms.

He specialises in Limited companies, tax planning for owner managed businesses and cloud accounting solutions. Tom has also worked closely with local fishing communities and further specialises in Fishing and Maritime Tax and Accountancy.

Having grown up in Torbay and now living in the heart of the Moor, Tom loves being outdoors with his young family enjoying local walks. He also spends a lot of time on the water as a Cornish Pilot Gig rower, as well as watching motorsport and supporting Exeter Chiefs.

01364 653041


Trainee Accountant, Bookkeeper and Payroll Clerk

Hannah is currently working towards her AAT qualifications. A new member of our team, Hannah has already made her mark as a valued member of the team.

Hannah is a Xero certified advisor.

Christmas crazy sums up Hannah, she absolutely loves it! Hannah enjoys keeping fit and attending gym classes when she can around looking after her two children.