Accountancy Services


 

Financial Reporting

"Forecasts May Tell You A Great Deal About The Forecaster; They Tell You Nothing About The Future" - Warren Buffet

Accounting inherently finds itself assessing historical data, and therefore analysing historical performance.

Whilst historical data is key for analysis of trends, budgets, accuracy of forecasts, it does little to inform us of how we will perform moving forwards.

We prefer to think of ourselves as your Financial Director more than just your "Accountant" and will take a keen interest in understanding how and why your business works.

We will always seek to assess your business 'as live', taking historical accounting data as a guide, but working with you, not for you, on how we can strive to continually push you forwards.

 

Bookkeeping

It is your duty as a business to keep "adequate" books and records in the eyes of HMRC.

We find all too often that businesses leave their record keeping and preparation until the last minute. This leads to the risk of information being mislaid, misplaced or just forgotten about.

If you are a standard rate taxpayer, every £100 of receipts that you omit from your accounting records could be worth up to £29 in extra tax paid...if you are a high rate tax payer, this amount will be even higher.

We can take the stress and hassle out of bookkeeping. Our trained staff are highly efficient at getting your data onto our accounting systems...and if you have missed out a monthly bill, such as a phone bill, we will be on the phone asking you where it is.

 

Management Accounting Information

Death is one of those topics that nobody really wants to talk about, but as Benjamin Franklin so famously posited "…but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes"

You will pay taxes and you will die.

We can help take the stress out of IHT by assisting you in forward planning, to put your estate in the best financial situation.

We can help you:

  • Update your will
  • Maximise lifetime gifts and transfers
  • Execute your estate
 

Registered Office Services

If you own a Limited Company, your Registered Office has to be available during normal office hours to receive documents and communications.

Your registered office is also where notifications to file annual returns and annual accounts with Companies House will be sent.

 

Year End Accounts

Every year ALL entities have to account for all relevant income and expenditure.

We work alongside our clients to make sure that the final accounts are relevant, factual and compliant.

 

Company Formations

At the inception of any new venture there is always the consideration as to whether a Limited company or a Limited Liability Partnership is the most suitable entity.

If this is the considered step we can assist with all the necessary formalities in commencing the "Birth" and administration of the new Company.

Whether it be just for name protection, or as a trading entity, we can remove the stresses involved and make it an easy and seemless process.

 

Business Start up and Structuring Advice

"No Man In This Country Is Under Any Obligation, Moral Or Otherwise, To So Arrange His Affairs As To Enable The Revenue To Put The Largest Possible Shovel Into His Stores"

It is your moral right to AVOID tax. It is a criminal offence to EVADE tax.

Sometimes the line between the two can become too blurred. Thankfully we can help guide you through ways of arranging your affairs in order to reduce your tax liabilities in a legal and forthright manner.

Get in touch

If you'd like any further information or have a question about the services we offer, please call us on 01621 874590 or email us admin@laspartnership.com.