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We understand the need for you to have absolute trust and confidence in the team working on your accounts and audit.

Whether yours is a small businesses with modest accounting records, a larger enterprise with sophisticated financial control or a complex group or quoted company you can be reassured that we have the experience and expertise to handle it. We also audit other entities such as regulated professional firms, pension schemes and charities.


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Our audit methods are sophisticated yet client-friendly. We will plan your assignment very carefully to ensure that we put together the best team with the most appropriate knowledge and expertise for your business. We focus on those issues which are significant to your business. By so doing we can provide you with valuable assessments and recommendations, designed to improve your efficiency and effectiveness.

We will explain our audit process at the outset so that you know what to expect and when to expect it, and we keep you informed throughout so that there are no surprises.

Importantly, we do everything we can to avoid frequent changes in staff on assignments. Our partners and staff therefore will become part of your team, retaining our objectivity and independence but able and available to identify opportunities to assist you to grow and develop.

We will also keep in touch with you throughout the year. In this way we can keep up to date on matters which impact upon your business and we can be kept abreast of your developments. Indeed we encourage you to send us your management accounts regularly. That way, most issues can be addressed as they arise and resolved in advance of the audit.


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Whether you need help managing all of your bookkeeping and accounts throughout the year, or simply want help with your annual accounts, we can help you.

For any business to grow and develop, management information must be timely and of the highest quality. Our accounts team can produce:

  • monthly/quarterly management accounts
  • annual budgets
  • variance analyses
  • rolling cash flow forecasts.

To produce such information, the reporting systems of the business must be sound and reliable. Our accounts team work closely with our Sage personnel to ensure that:

  • your systems are appropriate to your business
  • your systems are fully utilised and effectively operated, providing management information covering your key performance indicators
  • new systems are developed and implemented where necessary
  • thorough and effective training is provided to your staff.
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We have a team dedicated to our smaller business clients where we can take the time to understand the issues you are facing. It's unlikely that you will have access to experienced professionals within your business, so you need to know that you get valuable help and support on all aspects of your business from us. And if we don’t know the answer, we’ll know someone who does!

We provide a full range of accounting and business support as well as completing your annual accounts. We'll also make sure that you properly understand the figures and what they mean to you. We can help you with your bookkeeping, VAT, payroll and tax advice. And of course we help on all aspects of your personal finances including taxation planning and investments. But even more importantly, we are a trusted friend and adviser. Someone you can always turn to for advice.

See also our Business Support page.

Please note

This information given is for general guidance only. You should not rely on it without taking individual advice based on the full facts of your case. Information given is correct at the time of publication.

Please contact us to find out how we can help you.