We will prepare and submit your company annual financial statements, or, if you are a sole trader or partnership, we will prepare your accounts, and calculate your tax liabilities. We will consider your position and ensure that your rewards are drawn tax-efficiently.
We encourage all our clients to be aware of filing deadlines and work with you to meet them comfortably, thus avoiding fines and a black mark with the authorities.
We provide forensic accountancy services in a wide range of areas, including:
commercial litigation and disputes
P.I. + loss of earnings + pension loss
proceeds of crime and criminal defence
mis-selling of financial products
We have specialist technical knowledge enabling us to advise the Courts, solicitors, businesses and individuals on financial issues during legal proceedings and are well placed to provide prompt, accurate and completely independent financial advice to assist you to resolve your legal matt
We specialise in advising on how to effect successful business sales and acquisitions.
The key elements of our corporate finance service may involve finding you a buyer and / or a target business, valuing the business, negotiating commercial terms and raising finance, with project management, advice and support from start to finish.
We appreciate how important a sale or acquisition is to our clients, and how stressful the process can be. Our ‘full service’ simplifies the process whilst making sure risks are minimised whilst rewards are maximised.
Many businesses can be adequately monitored by regular review of management accounts.
We will ensure your financial information is processed, reviewed and key points highlighted on a timely basis, so that your business decisions are based on sound information.
Financial forecasting is also an essential tool in monitoring the future requirements of a business and managing the cash flows.
We can help you set up and monitor forecasts at your required level of complexity and a range of dates.
A business plan can be an essential tool in the process of setting up, managing and developing your business. If you require finance, a plan is normally required by external lenders and investors.
The plan, and the process of preparing it, provides a clear approach to identifying the asset needs and financing requirements of the business. It also highlights areas of risk and uncertainty.
We can help with your business planning process, from the setting up stage, helping you through the compilation of information, reviewing your plan and providing ongoing monitoring services and suggesting courses of action.
We will notify you of your tax liabilities on a timely basis and ensure the tax authorities receive your tax returns when due.
We will look at options to ensure the profits you draw from your business are taken in a tax-efficient manner.
We will explain things clearly so that you understand your tax position.
We offer outsourced payroll processing.
We have experience in many sectors but consider the following to be particular strengths:
Automotive inc. dealerships
Food and beverage
Haulage and transport
Healthcare (care homes, dentists, medical practitioners)
Hotels and tourism
Retail and distribution
Software and technology.
Birchfields have been providing quality support, advice and accounting services to care homes and home-care service providers for many years. As a result, the number of homecare providers and residential care and nursing home businesses in our portfolio has increased.
We provide more than just accounting and tax compliance services.
We find that the accounts production process allows a great opportunity for you to work with us and for us to gain valuable independent insight into your business. We analyse the information that is gathered during our work, report to you on any areas that may need attention, and then offer our suggestions regarding how you could influence future financial performance for the better.
We are able to help you to:
You will receive quality advice and practical suggestions on how to achieve better financial outcomes for you and your family, and:
We will help you to make the right financial and business decisions, time after time.
'Money spent on work was money well spent'
J.O. in 2019 re calculations in loss of profits claim against local council for illegal restriction of trade
'Thanks for your great work, Your advice was spot on'
AC in 2018 following completion of acquisition of food distributer
'Thank you for all you have done to help our client. They have a much better understanding of their chance of success'
SB, solicitor, in 2019 legal dispute
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