Accounting & auditing

We do not see these traditional services of an accountancy practice to be any less valuable as a means of enhancing your business, than any other service. Our services are designed to provide assurance to you as the owners that the business is well managed and sustainable, and this message is also valuable for your trade and business partners, bankers and investors.

We maintain a highly commercial and proactive approach to our audit and accounting work to ensure that we focus on risk areas, to provide maximum comfort to you, with the minimum inconvenience and disruption. We are also committed to being effective and efficient in the way that we conduct our work, which is computer based, and allows us to enhance the value of this work and provide a useful insight into your business. We take the time to explain things.

Annual Accounts
Whether it is the regulatory requirements to produce accounts to determine tax liabilities, the obligation to file accounts at Companies House or the need to have financial information for us to help you plan your financial strategy, we can prepare timely financial accounts for limited companies, partnerships, limited liability partnerships and sole traders.

Audit
Graybrowne Limited are registered to carry out audit work. Our audit services are provided to various clients including companies, solicitors, insurance brokers and the public sector.

Management Accounting
The key to running a successful business is to ensure that you have timely management accounts. We can provide regular management accounts to keep you up to date with important areas such as: Profitability, Key Performance Indicators, Credit Control and Comparisons to targets set.

Bookkeeping Services
All businesses need to keep accurate up to date records for both taxation and VAT purposes. This also benefits you by assisting in managing and controlling your finances. Many businesses struggle to keep up to date records. We can help by providing bookkeeping services either in-house or on site.

Tax efficiency

Everyone is concerned about ensuring their business is compliant. We can help take the stress out of the compliance issues by assisting with the following:

Inland Revenue
End of year returns, all compliance matters, planning of tax liabilities both personal and business to include corporate tax, personal tax, inheritance tax and trust tax.

VAT
Preparing VAT returns on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis and VAT health check of returns.

Tax Investigation
Specialist personnel are available to deal with tax investigation matters.

Payroll
Preparation of weekly and monthly payroll including dealing with of all of the real-time and auto-enrolment obligations.

Tax Planning

Beyond compliance we understand that, in these days of complex tax legislation, people expect more than the standard tax compliance service. We will work with you by meeting with you before your year end to advise on tax planning and help you keep a bigger slice of what you earn and avoid you having any nasty surprises at the end of the tax year.

Our tax planning can include areas such as:-

  • Tax efficient remuneration packages
  • Car and benefit review
  • Maximising capital allowance claims
  • Retirement and exit planning
  • Providing for children/family inheritance tax
  • Financial security and protection

Business Consulting & Other Services

Business consulting lies at the heart of all our client relationships. The director led service gives you a full spectrum of valuable advice to help you manage your business and achieve the best possible results. We spend time to understand you and your business, in order to help you move forward successfully.

We aim to improve the way in which you run your business and bring fresh ideas, contacts and opportunities to you wherever possible. Our directors have proven experience in helping growing companies achieve their strategic goals, and we will share this experience with you. We pride ourselves in providing reliable and responsible business advice and consultancy, properly focused and appropriate to the size and complexity of your business.