We recognise that the needs of established businesses can be very varied which is why we have a range of support services to meet your needs and our services are flexible so that they can grow with you.
We support small businesses and can accommodate businesses with a turnover of up to £10 million. We can help prepare your annual accounts, corporation tax self-assessment, VAT returns (including advising on the most appropriate scheme) and a range of other services listed below, all in a timely and efficient manner. Our effective corporate tax planning can also minimise tax exposure and result in significant improvements in your bottom line.
If your business struggles to afford the financial support which it requires, our Virtual Finance Office may be just the solution you are looking for. We can provide you with a cost effective and responsive alternative by providing high quality, experienced staff for an agreed number of hours each month at a fixed and affordable monthly cost. You can have the benefits of having an in house team without any of the worries, saving both money and time. Not only are we able to offer financial support, we can also provide commercial expertise and business support.
Services will be provided in person as and when needed as well as by email and telephone – you will have a named point of contact who will always be accessible to you. We will become a core part of your team, collaborating effectively with you and developing an in depth understanding of your business, and will take the financial stresses and strains away from you, allowing you to focus on what you do best – running and growing the business.
We support a number of cloud accounting platforms including Xero, Sage One, and QuickBooks and would be happy to discuss your requirements and support your transition to one of these platforms.
We provide a range of packages for established businesses. These are all the services in our Primary and Bronze packages (for details click on the link which will take you to the text in the sole traders and start up section above). In addition to those, we have 3 additional packages based on the services we think you will need as you grow (but can also tailor these packages to your individual needs):
Our Silver package, typically from £300 plus VAT, per month – as above plus
- VAT compliance and bookkeeping – we can assist with all aspects of bookkeeping either at your premises or at our office
- Cloud accounting – training and support
Our Gold Package, typically from £500 plus VAT per month – as above plus
- Tailored monthly financial reporting – obtaining regular reliable management information is vital to your continued success. We will get to know your business and make suggestions to improve profits and to develop and grow your business.
Our Platinum package, typically from £1000 plus VAT per month – as above plus
- Strategic Planning and advice – we can assist with the strategic questions your business faces – how are we doing now, how do we wish to improve, what steps we need to take to get there and how will we evaluate our success
- Weekly statistics – as required
- Quarterly Board Reporting – we will be a trusted and valued member of your team
- Forecasting and Budgeting - we can ensure you will have meaningful and robust financial forecasts and budgets