Good accounting systems and controls are fundamental to running an effective business and making good management decisions. There is a raft of legislation and regulation surrounding business accounting and finance, together with penalties for non-compliance. We can prepare your statutory annual accounts to ensure you meet your obligations to report on the financial position of the business.

Management Accounts

Financial information is essential for you to be able to make informed decisions on your business. We will provide you with periodic management accounts, these can be monthly or quarterly, and we will also translate these figures for you, highlighting the key performance indicators.  We will advise you on your business strengths and weaknesses and what you can do to make your business stronger to allow you to develop the business as you have planned.  Our experienced accountants will become an integral part of your team.

Statutory Audits

We believe an audit should provide a real benefit to your business; a process which should

  • improve your efficiency and effectiveness
  • identify any risk areas such as poor controls, systems or procedures
  • highlight irregularities such as errors or dishonesty
  • provide an opportunity to better understand your business and proactively support you in its growth and development

Business Tax

Tax legislation and tax law is continually changing and evolving, which in turn can have a serious impact on your business – for better or for worse!  We at Abrams Ashton our renowned for our tax expertise and our ability to identify changes and developments in tax legislation to mitigate your tax exposure.  We proactively advise on changes and opportunities to ensure all tax reliefs are being claimed and review structures to ensure they remain tax efficient.

Personal Tax

We aim to help our clients maximise their profitability and minimise their taxation exposure. We look to develop a relationship with you for the long term – we thus regularly review the progress of your business to give you timely and accurate advice to save you money!

Research & Development tax relief claims & reports

We work closely with your technical team to prepare accurate and compliant research & development (R&D) claims with supporting reports and computations for the purpose of either minimising your tax liability or submitting a tax credit repayment claim.  We have submitted multiple beneficial R&D claims on behalf of our relevant clients with qualifying R&D and achieved a 100% success rate.

Book Keeping

We help you make sure that the quality of your internal information is as good as it can be.  This will help you make good management decisions and reduce the stress of year-end accounts production.

We offer two levels of support; either 1) we do your bookkeeping for you, or 2) we train your staff to do your bookkeeping in-house.

Payroll Services

Your employees are your most important business asset and so getting their pay and tax right is fundamental to the ongoing success of your business!
Payroll is also getting more and more complicated with RTI, Auto Enrolment, complicated CIS rules, payrolled benefit in kind changes, etc. And getting it wrong can be a massive headache to put right, as well as a substantial expense with the huge penalties that can accrue due to mistakes.

Tax Investigations

Our in-house tax specialists have a wealth of expertise in successfully dealing with the most complex and technically challenging HMRC investigations.  From challenges on tax planning structures to investigations on historical undisclosed liabilities, we are fully on your side to help you successfully come to a resolution on your tax investigation.

Transactions/Company Reorganisations

Transactions are an opportunity – for faster growth, stronger capabilities and dramatic transformation. Consequently, they don’t occur too frequently during a business life cycle, but when they do they require specialist expertise and experience, especially as the sums involved are of significance. We help businesses execute successful transactions and create value through mergers, acquisitions, disposals and restructuring.

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