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As explained in our values we believe strongly in being very transparent about what is being charged for and when. Wherever possible we offer fixed fees for a item of work rather than charging you for every minute of our time. As everyone's circumstances are different please treat this section as a guide to the likely rates charged. Please feel free to get into contact for a formal quotation.

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Self Assessment Returns

Limited Company


Accounting Consultancy

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bullet Charges will be agreed in advance.
bullet Fees will be fixed wherever possible.
bullet Hourly charges will be capped in advance.
bullet No 'surprise' charges for a simple email reply or phone call.

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Starting rates for self assessment returns are as follows for clients with good source records:

Personal Tax Return

From £150+VAT


From £299+VAT

Micro Sole Trader

From £249+VAT

Regular Sole Trader

From £399+VAT

We also offer a HMRC tax investigation service, with fees starting from just £7.50 per year for personal tax.

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Fees for Limited Companies vary considerably due to the size and complexity of their activities, but for a typical full time small limited company the basic fixed fee starts at £750+VAT to cover:

bullet Statutory accounts (Full and abbreviated).
bullet Corporation tax return.
bullet Advice about profit extraction and dividends.
bullet Advice about improving records.

Many clients opt for a comprehensive service to also cover:

bullet Director's payroll.
bullet VAT returns.
bullet Tax Planning.
bullet On going telephone and email support during the year.

Fees will be set on a company by company basis depending on your needs but to give you some idea £325+VAT per quarter would be a typical fee for a comprehensive 'all in' package.

We also offer a HMRC tax investigation service, with fees starting from just £20 per year for a small limited company.

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Advice is generally chargeable based on a competitive hourly, half day or daily rate. Advice is generally in the form of a detailed letter, which starts at £125+VAT for the first hour. Given the range of possible advice topics it is hard to give examples of likely fees. The best thing to do is to get in contact for a personal quotation specific to your needs.

It is worth noting a certain level of informal free advice is normally offered via phone and email, especially to regular clients during the course of standard returns being completed. For example a Landlord may discuss in outline the CGT implications of a sale of one of their properties with a rough computation provided over the phone.

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For acting as a part time Finance Director and consulting services we set fees at a competitive half day or daily rate depending on your location and requirements. Please get in contact for a quotation.

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