Russell Cockburn BSc. (Hons) FTA,Taxation Consultant
Former Inspector Of Taxes
Associate of The Federation of Tax Advisors

What we do

Russell Cockburn B.Sc(Hons). is a Former HM Inspector of Taxes providing tax consultancy and advisory services to other professionals, businesses, executives and private clients. He also provides a broad range of tax training, lecturing writing and publishing services. Russell is also the author of the ICSA Tax Guide, published for tax advisers and practising professionals and more recently published Small Business Tax Planning: All You Need to Know from Start-up to Retirement

James Ellison


Clients include owner-managers and small to medium-sized businesses and limited companies; personal tax returns for individuals, trusts and estates, partnership returns for owner managed businesses, personal tax advice over the whole range of taxes, (apart from VAT which is subcontracted to a specialist firm), dealing with HMRC enquiries, representing individuals and businesses with the HMRC and at Tribunals, providing tax advice and consultancy to other professionals; e,g. accountants and solicitors, financial advisers, providing tax authoring and writing services to publishing houses and to other professional firms, and providing a comprehensive range of tax training services to professional firms and training companies.

Contact Information


Telephone  01900 824542
FAX           0870-706-6376
Postal address: Bluebell House, Broughton Park, Gt Broughton, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 0XW

Email russ@bluebellhouse.co.uk