Whitestone Accounting - a friendly, independent firm of chartered management accountants based in Bristol UK. Call us now for a free, no obligation chat about how we can help you and your business: 0117 214 0407.

Our Services

We offer all the services you’d expect from a traditional accountancy firm on a fixed fee basis, so there are no nasty surprises at the end of the year. Below is a list of those services, all of which we can take care of for you as a complete package or individually:

Bookkeeping

All businesses have a legal requirement to keep records of their transactions which these days means the maintenance of a computerised bookkeeping system.

VAT

If your turnover exceeds £81,000 in a year you need to register for VAT, pay VAT to HMRC and file a return every quarter. Various schemes exist that may be beneficial to your business.

Payroll

If you have employees you need to tell HMRC and deduct PAYE and NI from their pay before remitting to HMRC.

Monthly or Quarterly Management Accounts

Regular snapshots of your business that ensure you know how your business is performing throughout the year so you are then able to manage that performance. Lenders often insist on regular, up to date management accounts as part of their agreement with you.

Annual Accounts Production

Tells you the performance of your business over the year, and is required by Companies House if your business is a company, and HMRC.

Tax Returns

All businesses and their owners are required to submit tax returns, we’ll take care of all of them for you.

Business Plans/Cash-flow Forecasting

Essential for new businesses or those looking to raise finance. These can form part of the management accounts package.

And others such as Company Formation, Company Secretarial etc.. If there’s else something you need, just ask!

Contractor Services

Are you thinking about working freelance? Working on a contract as we speak? Are you a self-employed consultant? If the answer’s yes to any of those questions, we can help take the hassle out of administering your business. We can help decide on how best to structure your business, file the relevant paperwork and advise on what you need to do to get started.

We specialise in providing accountancy services for freelancers, contractors and consultants. We have many years of experience in this field and understand the administrative burden that running your own business entails. We can take all of that hassle away from you and you can relax in the knowledge that it is all taken care of.

We offer all the services that you would require from the list above as well as some additional ones like invoicing the client or agent, dividend paperwork and general advice on the best way to extract funds from your business.

What’s more, if you’re ever worried or unsure about any aspect of your requirements, just give us a call at no extra cost.

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Contractor Services

Contracting? Freelancing? See our Contractor Services section.