Professional
Services
We Offer:

Preparation of Accounts and Tax Returns for Sole Traders, Partnerships and Limited Companies
We take care of all of these for you and we remind you in advance of the due date, therefore taking over the responsibility, so you can relax and run your business, avoiding penalties and interest for late submission.
Preparation of Self Assessment Tax Returns
We recommend that you prepare these fairly early in the tax year and we will therefore remind you well in advance of the due date. This allows you to plan and understand your tax liabilities, without any last minute surprises.
Salary and Dividend Advice
We will look at your personal and business situation and make the necessary recommendations regarding salary and dividends if you are operating a business through the medium of a limited company. We would review these regularly with you to ensure your earnings are maximised in the most tax efficient way.
Tax Advice and Planning
We like to review with our clients, on an annual basis, before the end of the tax year, so we can ensure that their earnings are the most tax efficient. We like to plan in advance with each individual client to tailor the advice we give to their particular circumstances.
Inheritance Tax
We help you to plan for the future with regards to passing down your assets to future generations in the most tax efficient way.
Pension Planning
Working with you and either your own pension specialist or our recommended professionals.
Company Incorporation including Complex Share Structures and Complex Articles of Association
We will incorporate your Company, tailored to your specific business requirements and make the necessary recommendations along the way.
Confirmation Statements
We will remind you these are due and we will file these for you if required, or, if you wish to file them we will still remind you to ensure you do not miss the deadline.
Business plans, Projections and Start-Ups
We can assist with your business plans or projections if you are looking to borrow money or if you are just looking to have a clearer picture as to where your business is heading.
Small Business Advice
Having run a successful business over the past 25 years, we are not just accountants! We have considerable expertise in starting, growing and maintaining a successful business. Our staff have worked in a variety of fields and many have run their own businesses prior to joining our team, so we have a wealth of knowledge to assist you.
VAT

VAT Registration

VAT Deregistration

Preparation of VAT Returns, regardless whether we prepare your VAT Return or not, if you are a client, we will remind you well in advance of the deadline for VAT filing, so you can relax and concentrate on managing your business.

We can also monitor your income to ensure you do not inadvertently exceed the registration threshold if you are not currently VAT registered.

Making Tax Digital, for filing your VAT Returns, will come into force from the 1 April 2019. You will need to acquire the relevant filing software to ensure that you can file your VAT Return at HMRC, this will be for any VAT period ending on or after the 1 April 2019.

If you need assistance or advice, we can help you, or you can let us do it for you. Please call us on 01908 263215 or email on info@astonaccountancy.co.uk to discuss your requirements.

Payroll (PAYE)
We can operate your payroll scheme as part of our services whilst acting for you.
Book-keeping
We can operate this for you as part of our services whilst acting for you.
Capital Gains Tax
We can assist you in the filing of your personal tax return with regards to your capital gains tax liability. Regardless of whether you have disposed of a buy2let, a second home, your business or any other assets, we can assist you in ensuring that you fulfil your obligations. We can also assist in planning and helping with any reliefs due.
Renting out your property – avoiding the pitfalls
We have a great deal of experience in this area which enables us to advise you on the tax implications as well as giving you some good basic recommendations on the practicalities of doing this.
Advice on Contracting and Freelancing
We act for a variety of clients who operate in this field. We can assist you with the start-up as well as helping you to avoid the pitfalls that come with setting up on your own for the first time. We can guide you through the whole process so you can enjoy your new business venture.
IR35 Cases
We can make a recommendation to you as to your personal situation as to whether or not you are affected by IR35. Additionally, if HMRC are pursuing you under the IR35 legislation, we can assist you with preparing your case to fight HMRC.
Partnership and Shareholder Agreements
We can assist you in drafting your Agreements for new businesses. These are very important documents and therefore it is important they are drafted correctly.
Tax Office Investigations; Disputes with HMRC following an enquiry or a penalty being levied
If you have a dispute with HMRC, albeit in connection with an enquiry or a penalty being levied, we will evaluate your particular case and if we feel there is justification for doing so, and if necessary, we will take your case through the appeals process, even representing you at an HMRC Tribunal. We have had some significant success over the years in connection with fighting HMRC with regards to penalties and also in obtaining tax reliefs for our clients which HMRC felt were not due.
Checking Tax Codes and Resolution of Incorrect Coding Notices
This is a regular problem where HMRC do not correctly process documentation in their possession and this often results in the incorrect issue of a tax code notice. This means that throughout the year you may have paid the wrong amount of tax and could receive a nasty surprise at the end. We can keep an eye on your tax coding notices to make sure this does not happen to you.
Private Clients
We act for a number of private clients who have Investment Portfolios and we are happy to discuss your requirements in more detail, and put you in touch with one of our investment specialists.
Trusts and Family Investment Companies
Please call us to discuss your personal requirements. We will then be able to make the necessary recommendations as to whether these are for you. With people wanting to pass more of their wealth onto their children, these tax planning vehicles have become very important.

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A few words from some of our clients

We have used Aston Accountancy since we started trading, over 20 years ago. They put a friendly and knowledgeable face on accounting and are always there when we need them. We couldn't imagine using anyone else's services.

Ben Page, Director, Cyberhounds Ltd

Aston Accountancy have been our accountants for many years. We have used other accountants in the distant past and this only reinforces how good Aston Accountancy are in comparison. They provide a timely and thorough service as well as good advice, which is always greatly appreciated. We wholeheatedly recommend them.

Jon Downs, Directory, SJS Distribution Ltd

Get in Touch

76 High Street, Stony Stratford
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
MK11 1AH

T: 01908 263215
E: info@astonaccountancy.co.uk

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