Small Business Accountant

Specialist Accountant for Small Businesses in the UK

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Leading Accountants for Small Businesses

At Swiftbooks Accounting, we are proud to work with small businesses across the UK. As established small business accountants, we have tailored our range of accountancy and tax services to be affordable and straightforward. Our services ensure you are able to stay on top of your business tax returns, payroll, VAT and PAYE, while ensuring HRMC documents are filed when required.

  • Tailored Accounting Solutions

    Swiftbooks are experienced and knowledgeable in all areas of small business accounting and are available for help and advice from your dedicated accountant.

  • Your Financial Ally

    Whatever your business structure, Swiftbooks have dedicated services and packages to take care of your accounting and bookkeeping needs; from sole traders to limited companies and partnerships, we have you covered.

Simply contact us with your small business accountancy requirements, or get started today and build your package online.

Why Choose Swiftbooks as your Small Business Accountants?

Choosing Swiftbooks as your Small Business Accountant is a strategic decision for UK-based businesses seeking tailored, professional financial guidance. With a deep understanding of the unique challenges faced by small enterprises, Swiftbooks offers a comprehensive suite of services, including customised accounting solutions, expert tax advice, efficient bookkeeping, and strategic financial planning. We leverage advanced accounting technologies to provide real-time financial data and digital record-keeping, ensuring efficiency and transparency. Our approach is client-centric, with a focus on building long-term relationships through regular, personalised consultations and proactive financial management. With Swiftbooks, you gain more than just a small business accountant; you gain a partner committed to your business’s growth, stability, and success.

Here’s just some of the features of our small business accountant services:

Full business accounts produced by your dedicated accountant

HMRC CT600 corporation tax returns prepared and filed

Accounts compiled and submitted to Companies House and HMRC

Fully compliant with HMRC guidelines

What’s the process for compiling small business accounts?

We send you a reminder

We will send you regular reminders to keep you on top of your account due date.

Obtaining information

We will then obtain all the information and compile the business accounts for your approval.

We submit your accounts

Once we’ve received your approval, we will submit your small business accounts directly to HMRC and Companies House on your behalf.

What our Customers Say

FAQs: Small Business Accounting

What Does a Small Business Accountant Do?

A small business accountant specialises in managing the financial aspects of small businesses. Their services include bookkeeping, tax preparation and planning, financial reporting, payroll processing, and providing strategic financial advice to optimise business performance.

How Can an Accountant for a Small Business Help in Tax Preparation?

An accountant for a small business assists in preparing and filing taxes, ensuring compliance with tax laws, identifying tax deductions and credits, and offering strategies for tax efficiency. They also help in navigating complex tax regulations and filing deadlines.

Why is Accounting Important for Small Businesses?

Accounting is crucial for small businesses as it provides a clear picture of their financial health. It helps in tracking income and expenses, making informed business decisions, ensuring legal compliance, preparing for taxes, and securing loans or investments.

How Often Should Small Businesses Update Their Financial Records?

Small businesses should update their financial records regularly, ideally on a weekly or monthly basis. This ensures accurate and up-to-date financial information, which is essential for making timely business decisions.

FAQs: Swiftbooks

Can SwiftBooks help me with my company registration?

Yes, we include company registration, PAYE registration and VAT registration in all of our accounting packages.

Will I be entered into a contract?

No, all our packages are rolling agreements and can be cancelled at any time, unless stated otherwise prior.

How long does it take to get setup?

Once your business is up and running we can get you setup on our system within a few working days.

How easy is it for us to switch accountants?

Very easy, all you need to do is forward your previous accountants details and we will request the handover details directly.

What kind of support do SwiftBooks offer?

Our packages contain unlimited email support from your dedicated accountant.

You will be kept in the loop with upcoming deadline dates, outstanding items and regular suggestions to operate more efficiently.

Do SwiftBooks offer services other than their monthly packages?

Yes, we offer a range of ad-hoc accounting and tax services including Research and development applications. Get in touch to see how we can help you.

What do SwiftBooks need from me?

For our monthly packages, we would need your receipts and invoices uploaded to our bookkeeping software regularly. This has an easy to use app so you can take a picture of them as you receive them.