Modern business demands up-to-date, accurate financial information. We can relieve you of the burden of all your bookkeeping and accounting requirements, including preparing your annual accounts and filing your tax returns.
We will discuss your requirements with you and provide personalised information relevant to your situation.
Have you ever wondered how your business performs compared to your competitors? What is their average bottom line? Are you spending enough on advertising? Are you paying too much rent? Are your staff costs too high? We can provide you with accurate, timely, informative benchmarking reports that enable you to:
See how your business compares to your competitors
Understand more about how the rest of your industry works
Analyse the key performance indicators in your industry
Equipped with this information, we'll work with you to develop action strategies that improve your bottom line.
A good budget is a necessity for a good business plan. It is one of the best business tools you can have, enabling you to set financial targets and measure your performance.
The techniques we utilise to form financial projections enable you to consider future scenarios and provide you with goals to strive for in your business.
In addition, budgets will often improve your chances of acquiring funding. Financiers often require forecasts as a prerequisite for funding approval.
Let us show you how a budget can provide feedback that helps you prepare for the future of your business.
If you have a good idea for a new business venture but don't have expertise in the legal or financial aspects, we can help you:
Decide on the most suitable structure for your business - Sole trader, partnership, or limited company
Prepare a business plan, cash flow projections, budgets, and trading forecasts
Assess your finance requirements, advise on the best sources of finance, and draw up the necessary proposals
Establish a good working relationship with your bank
Complete any registration procedures with Companies House, Inland Revenue, or Customs and Excise
Deal with company secretarial issues
Set up a recording system for your internal use and for complying with statutory requirements
Let us help you turn your business idea into a reality!
Cash Flow Forecasting
Are you holding too much inventory? Is this the right time to expand your business? Are you going to have enough cash to pay all your expenses each month? Surviving in today's business climate requires you to spend more time working on your business rather than in it.
We can provide you with accurate, timely, informative cash flow forecasting reports that enable you to:
Realise and understand when cash is available
Plan and prepare for expansion, stock control, and taxes
Analyse and anticipate key expenses
Equipped with this information, we'll work with you to develop action strategies that improve your profitability.
Here at J Caldwell Accounting Ltd we understand that day-to-day office duties are not everyone's cup of tea. We are happy to help you out with some or all of these services:
Paying creditors and processing payments
Collecting and banking debts
Various secretarial tasks
Administering your payroll can be time-consuming and divert you from your core business activities. Added to this, payroll and employment legislation are growing increasingly complex.
We can relieve you of this burden by providing a comprehensive, confidential payroll service that includes:
Administration of PAYE, statutory sick pay, and annual leave
IR-filing to the IRD
Summaries and analyses of staff costs
Administration of incentive schemes, bonuses, and termination payments
Even if you only have a few employees, you will save by engaging us to administer your payroll.