Coulter & Co accountancy services

As the accountancy needs of our clients are wide ranging, so are the services that we offer. Whether you're looking for annual help with completing and submitting returns or on-going payroll support, our services include:


Whatever your business status – Sole Trader, Partnership, Limited Company or LLP – we can relieve you of the burden of preparing your annual accounts. We’ll work closely with you to gain a full understanding of your business before preparing a clear and consistent report of your business performance.


For clients looking for more regular support we are happy to provide a variety of bookkeeping services. We can also help maintain your VAT records, complete your returns and take on short-term projects to relieve you or your staff of any temporary overload.

Management Accounting

Available for new and established businesses, our management accounting services include the preparation of monthly or quarterly accounts to help measure performance and identify trends. This detailed analysis can prove key to budgeting and strategic planning.

Tax Compliance

With expertise in the areas of both business and personal taxation our tax advice can prove invaluable. Corporate and business tax will represent a substantial cost to any profitable business, not only in terms of the tax itself but also in compliance with reporting obligations, investigations with tax authorities and penalties for non-compliance. Our tax advice and compliance services can help you minimise your corporation tax payments and relieve you of the administrative burden of complying with tax legislation. We can also offer longer term tax planning to mitigate the effects of Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax.

Tax Returns

We can take care of the administration of complying with tax legislation, including the preparation and submission of partnership tax returns, corporation tax returns and self assessment tax returns, Working closely with you through each section, we can determine the information required to accurately complete your returns.


Whether your business has just one employee or over 100, our comprehensive and confidential payroll service removes the risk of penalties for non-compliance whilst also relieving you of the burden of understanding complex taxation and employment legislation.

Our payroll services include:

  • Administration of PAYE, National Insurance,
    Statutory Sick Pay, Statutory Maternity Pay etc
  • Completion of statutory forms including year end returns
    for PAYE and Benefits in Kind for submission to the
    Inland Revenue
  • Customised payslips and weekly or monthly summaries
  • Administration of holiday entitlements and pension schemes
  • Pension auto enrolment

Sage Training

As a Sage member all of our accounts are prepared on the most up to date software to ensure filing in the correct format. We offer a comprehensive training service to all new clients and will initially visit your premises to introduce you to all aspects of the software. Once up and running we will happily return to guide you through more specific tasks such as completing your first VAT return.

VAT Accounting

Due to the variety of VAT rates that apply to different goods or services, VAT Accounting can be a confusing aspect of any business. From maintaining your VAT records and the preparation and filing of your VAT Returns to offering ad-hoc advice, we can work closely with you to ensure the accuracy of your VAT accounting.

VAT Advice

As your business changes and grows, we can provide you with right VAT advice to ensure that you are aware of any changes in the VAT obligations of your business. This can range from advice about the level of VAT you should be charging on your products / services to advice about the appropriate VAT scheme for your business.

VAT Registration

VAT Registration is currently required for most businesses with an annual turnover of £83,000 in a 12 month period. We can work with you to guide your business through the VAT Registration process and also give advice on the potential benefits to your business of VAT registration, even if it is not a legal requirement.

Business Advice

Whether you already run an established business or are looking to start one up, our business advisory services can help you move forward with confidence. Alongside general advice and assistance for compliance with tax, national insurance and company legislation, we can also explain the advantages and disadvantages of incorporation.

Company Formations

Whether you’re looking at a new venture, a change in direction, or the up-scale/downsize of your current business, we can provide a company formation service that is quick and cost effective.

If you'd like to find out more about the services that we offer, please call us on 01664 561111 or email [email protected].


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