Accounting Canterbury

Find Accountants in Canterbury: For Canterbury individuals who are self-employed or running a business, there are a number of benefits to be had from retaining the services of an accountant. Time consuming paperwork and bookkeeping can be passed on to your accountant while you are left to focus on your main business. For those new to business it can be a good idea to do some bookwork yourself but don't be afraid to ask for some help. As you progress you'll find this help ever more necessary.

Get a Local Canterbury Accountant

You may be surprised to find that accountants don't just do taxes, they have many roles. A local accountant who perfectly matches your requirements is what you should be looking for. Some accountants in the Canterbury area work independently, while others may be part of an accountancy practice. In the case of accounting practices, there will be several accountants, each with their own specialities. With an accounting practice you will have a choice of: chartered accountants, forensic accountants, investment accountants, actuaries, tax preparation accountants, costing accountants, bookkeepers, management accountants, financial accountants, accounting technicians and auditors.

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It is best to find an accountant who can demostrate that he/she has the desired qualifications. Basic self-assessment tax returns do not require the services of a chartered accountant and an AAT qualification should suffice. You might find that a qualified accountant is slightly more expensive but could find you additional tax savings to compensate. Your accountant will add his/her fees as tax deductable. Only larger Limited Companies are actually required by law to use a trained accountant.

There is a unique online website called Bark which will actually find you a choice of accountants in the Canterbury area. You only need to answer a few basic questions and complete a straightforward form. Your requirements will be distributed to accountants in the Canterbury area and they will be in touch with you directly.

If you are not worried about dealing with someone face to face, using an online tax returns service might be suitable and cheaper for you. More accountants are offering this modern alternative. Some of these companies are more reputable than others. Check out some customer testimonials for companies you are considering. We will not be recommending any individual online accounting service in this article.

At the other extreme of the accounting spectrum are chartered accountants, these highly trained professional are at the top of their game. While such specialists can deal with all aspects of finance, they may be over qualified for your modest needs. So, these are your possible options.

Maybe when you have looked all the options you will still decide to do your own tax returns. Software programs like Ajaccts, TaxCalc, Sage, Taxforward, Capium, Nomisma, Keytime, CalCal, Ablegatio, Taxshield, Andica, Basetax, Forbes, Gbooks, GoSimple, Absolute Topup, ACCTAX, Xero, 123 e-Filing, Taxfiler and BTCSoftware have been developed to help small businesses do their own tax returns. Whether you do it yourself or use an accountant, your self-assessment must be submitted on time. Penalties are £100 for being 3 months late and an extra £10 per day after that, so don't be late.

Accountant Canterbury, Kent

Canterbury accountants will help with cash flow, payslips, financial statements, company formations, self-employed registrations, VAT returns, small business accounting, litigation support, inheritance tax, partnership accounts, assurance services, year end accounts, consultancy and systems advice, bookkeeping, mergers and acquisitions, audit and compliance issues, consulting services, double entry accounting, corporate finance, business outsourcing, annual tax returns, employment law, bureau payroll services, business start-ups, estate planning, audit and auditing, retirement planning, general accounting services, partnership registrations, tax preparation, investment reviews, charities, accounting and financial advice, personal tax, contractor accounts, business acquisition and disposal, sole traders, taxation accounting services, HMRC submissions, VAT registration, capital gains tax, limited company accounting, PAYE, workplace pensions, debt recovery and other accounting related services in Canterbury, Kent.

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