Our Services

Clear advice, effective solutions

At Seftons, we appreciate that only in time can we gain your trust, so that you know when we say we will do something, we do it.

We hope to get the opportunity.

Many of our clients have been with us for over 20 years and we think that speaks volumes.

Accounts & Audit Services

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Accounts & Audit Services

Having to prepare accounts and carry out audits are for many a legal requirement, but just because you have to have them, this doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t expect them to work for you rather than against you.

We always aim to add value to our accountancy and audit services so that you are doing more than simply complying with regulations.

Our core services include:

  • Annual accounts
  • Audit and assurance
  • Management Accounts and Business Plans

We will ensure your records are up to date and we can undertake your VAT Returns and preparing your accounts for the year, quarter or monthly, to provide you with an up to date financial position of your business.

Your accounting should work for you, rather than be something you see as an obstacle or an ordeal. We ensure the dynamic maintenance of your accounts, delivering expert support and advice to help your business grow and thrive.

Accounting Support Services

Accounting Support Services are the basic functions that many business owners will look after themselves in-house. However, outsourcing these functions to us can free up valuable management time to concentrate on what you do best – running and growing your business.

Our experience allows us to complete them far quicker than the average client.

The following are our core accounting support services:

  • Book-Keeping
  • Management Accounts and Information
  • VAT Returns
  • Payroll and End of Year Returns

Accounting doesn’t have to be a headache with your own specialist, outsourced support service from Seftons.

Accounting Support Services

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Taxation Services

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Taxation Services

Our services cover the whole spectrum of different taxes and consists of the basic compliance services that most accountants offer, but also specialist added value tax services.

The following are our core tax services for personal, Sole Traders, Partnerships, and Companies;

  • Tax Planning
  • Contentious Tax Dispute Work
  • Inheritance Tax Planning
  • Self Assessment
  • Tax Investigation Fees Insurance
  • HMRC Investigations including COP8, COP9 and National Crime Agency
  • Corporation Tax
  • Tax Investigation Fees Insurance
  • VAT Registration
  • VAT Returns
  • VAT Planning and Disputes
  • Payroll and End of Year Returns
  • Employment Status and IR35 Defence
  • National Minimum Wage investigations. 

We are a progressive firm of Accountants

Giving trusted advice to businesses and individuals on all of their accountancy and business requirements.

Business Start-Up Services

Contact us for a free initial consultation on how we can support you in setting up your new business.

Business Start-Up Services

We know this can be an exciting but challenging time when you want to be your own boss and grow something worthwhile for yourself.

Getting the right advice can be critical for new businesses and we are on hand to provide the right level of support to help you get started and gain ground for your business.

We can introduce to the key professionals and service providers to help get your business off the ground, including Banks and Solicitors.

Our services include:

  • Business growth advice
  • Business plans and raising finance
  • Company formation
  • Strategic planning
  • Tax planning
  • VAT registration

Business Structure
We will advise you on the right business structure for your enterprise – whether as a Sole Trader, a Partnership, a Limited Company or a Limited Liability Partnership.

Notifying the authorities
It is vital that you notify all the relevant authorities when you’re starting up, including HMRC. We can help with all this, helping you complete the right forms and letting the authorities know.

We can put in place a PAYE Scheme and register you for Construction Industry Scheme where required.

Added Value Services

These are our non-tax services where we can add considerable value often by helping you make more money and run your business more efficiently. Fees for these services are often linked to the value of what we deliver. Our core added value services are:

  • Information Technology and Accounting Software.
  • Management Systems.
  • Business Growth.
  • Strategic Business Planning
  • Business Valuations
  • Raising Finance and Business Plans

We can look at what you have, what your objectives are, and how best to ensure your business grows the way you want it to.

Sometimes you need the right infrastructure and financial support mechanisms in place to help your business thrive. We can offer you these essential building blocks to business success.

Added Value Services

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Personal Tax Services

For individual advice on personal finance, click below for a free, no obligation consultation.

Personal Tax Services

Seftons provides personal, non-business services for individuals to assist with their tax and private investments.

These personal accounting services include:

  • Self assessment
  • Inheritance tax
  • Tax disputes
  • Personal tax planning
  • Tax investigation fees insurance
  • HMRC investigations

Tax and personal finances are not always things that are easy to deal with, and we know they can cause people a great deal of anxiety and inconvenience.

We are here to take the stress out of your personal financial affairs, to guide, support and reassure you.

Financial Services

This is now strictly regulated and providing independent financial advice requires specialist knowledge. We can assist you with the following;

  • Pensions
  • Life assurance
  • Investments
  • Critical Illness
  • Income protection
  • Mortgages
  • Elder care
  • Private medical
  • School fees planning

Financial Services

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