Simon Crookston

Simon Crookston

Partner, Corporate Tax

I am a Tax Partner in the Kent offices and advise business owners, entrepreneurs and global groups on how to structure and manage their affairs.

My work includes advising on compliance matters, tax efficient structuring of transactions, restructuring, acquisitions, disposals, tax reliefs and the resolution of HMRC enquiries and disputes. I also advise on expansion both within the UK and overseas.

I joined Crowe in 2012 and became a Partner in April 2016 and have over 20 years’ experience of providing advice to a diverse range of clients.

What I Do


  • Business and strategic advice
  • Succession planning
  • Exit planning
  • Tax compliance
  • Employee incentives
  • Research and development tax reliefs
  • HMRC tax enquiries


  • Restructuring
  • Acquisitions
  • Disposals
  • Tax efficient investment strategies
  • Overseas expansion strategy
  • Starting up a business

My Clients

  • Start-ups
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Private individuals
  • Owner-managed businesses
  • Limited companies
  • Listed companies and global groups
  • Partnerships and LLPs
  • Property trusts/JPUTs
  • Exempt unauthorised limit trusts