MHA MacIntyre Husdon\u2019s Kent offices has completed a deal to merge with Percy Gore and Co, an established firm of chartered accountants based in Margate.\r\n\r\nThe merger comes after MHA MacIntyre Hudson\u2019s merger with the Kent offices of Haines Watts in December last year. The move further strengthens the firm\u2019s hold in the region creating a county-wide team of nearly 100 partners and staff operating from offices in Maidstone and Canterbury. \u00a0\r\n\r\nRakesh Shaunak, MHA MacIntyre Hudson\u2019s group chairman, said: \u201cKent is a really exciting marketplace and we continue to see it as a growth area. This strategic merger will enable us to grow our specialisms across the region and will provide access to a wider suite of services for Percy Gore and Co clients, and enhanced career and development prospects for all members of the expanding team.\u201d\r\n\r\nAndrew Leal, partner at Percy Gore and Co, added: "We're thrilled to be merging with MHA MacIntyre Hudson, a firm that has an excellent reputation and is recognised by professionals, business people and private individuals both regionally and nationally. \u00a0\r\n\r\n\u201cI am pleased that this development will enable us to continue to support our existing clients but now with the significant benefit of the added infrastructure and specialist services that the larger MHA MacIntyre Hudson group can provide. It is an exciting future for us all and I am delighted to be part of it.\u201d\r\n\r\nPercy Gore and Co will relocate to the MHA MacIntyre Hudson offices in New Dover Road, Canterbury.