Tony Spillett, National Head of Technology & Media

Tony Spillett

National Head of Technology & Media

BDO London - Baker Street

020 7486 5888

020 7893 3315


Executive Summary

Tony is a tax partner and the national head of technology and media sector services, one of the firm's core business sectors. He is also a member of BDO LLP's Tax Executive Board, which sets policy for our tax business, the fastest growing UK tax business of the global accounting firms.

He has a particular interest in advising ambitious and demanding companies within technology and media through fundraising, rapid growth, international expansion, investments, corporate transactions, through their exits and beyond. Tony's clients with these characteristics include recent start-ups, owner-managed businesses, AIM, and larger listed businesses. He has prepared and guided many shareholder teams through the tax issues involved in the successful exit of their business.

Tony also leads corporate tax compliance projects for very large corporates, ensuring that such work is not “lost” in a remote processing centre but receives care and attention, appropriate use of cutting edge technology/analytics and advisory/planning thinking from seasoned practitioners.

He leads BDO's services relating to Patent Box and iXBRL and is experienced in maximising R&D tax incentive claims.

Specialties: Tax, Corporate Tax, Tax Advisory, Tax Compliance, Selling Companies, taxation of IP