James de Frias – Pontypridd, South Wales

James de Frias are a firm of Chartered Accountants in Pontypridd, South Wales who say on their website that they work with clients rather than work for clients.  This allows them to understand their client’s objectives and advise on crucial issues so that action can be taken before they turn into problems.

Unlike some other firms, James de Frias treat each client as a client of the firm rather than of an individual director.  Each client will have a lead director that has the overall responsibility for the work but the individual elements of the work will be done by the best person for the job as they believe that no one is an expert in every field.

Poole Resources Ltd – Bridgwater, Somerset

Poole Resources Ltd is a firm of Accountants based in Stawell between Bridgwater and Glastonbury in Somerset.

Established in 2007 they provide accounts, business support services (payroll and bookkeeping for example), tax service and advice and general business advice to a wide range of businesses and individuals in the local area.  They have a genuine interest in their client’s business and a commitment to helping them achieve their goals and ambitions.

They offer a free initial consultation and flexible appointments to suit the needs of their clients.

Bertram Burrows – West Kirkby, Wirral

Bertram Burrows are a firm of West Kirkby based Chartered Accountants and business advisers that was established in 1964 to give local businesses and individuals in the Wirral a service that was of the same quality as that available in Chester and Liverpool at the time.

As an experienced firm of  Accountants they provide a wide range of high quality services to a diverse portfolio of clients and will work closely with you to provide a service that is tailored to your individual needs be that for a business (increasing profitability) or as an individual (estate  and tax planning for example).  They also have consulting arrangements with experts outside the firm in specialist areas of taxation and company law to ensure that you get the best advice possible.

Johnson Tidsall – Derby, Derbyshire

Established in 1958, Johnson Tidsall is a firm of Chartered Accountants in Derby who serve many clients in the local community including businesses of all sizes in industry sectors including :-

  • Agriculture ;
  • Charities ;
  • Construction ;
  • Manufacturing ;
  • The professions ;
  • Retailing ;
  • and the service sector.
As well as general accountancy, audit and tax skills, the partners at Johnson Tidsall also have individual specialist skills which enables them to provide clients with a first class service as and when required including not only the normal accountancy services offered by all accountants but also advice on how to improve and develop their businesses.

Bury Business Support – Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Bury Business Support,  based in Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk, was formed in September 2001 to support small to medium-sized businesses with all aspects of bookkeeping and payroll in the local area and has since grown to provide this service throughout the UK.

In response to client demand, they have also added further services including expanding their payroll service to BACS commercial bureau status adding management accounts and systems work and providing Sage training.

Their bookkeeping support ranges from putting together a small annual set of records to managing the day-to-day accounts office function, including completion of quarterly VAT returns. They are also experienced in the Construction Industry Scheme and can deal with the completion of the required monthly returns.


OCL Accountancy – Bath, Avon

OCL Accountancy, a  firm of Chartered Management Accountants based in Bath, specialise in helping small and medium sized businesses in Bristol, Bath and the South West (with turnovers of between £20,000 and £3 million) providing them with proactive business advice and tax / accountancy services.

Being located in Southdown, Bath means that they are within easy reach of the A4, A36, A39 and not too far from the M4 and M32, this allows easy access to them for their clients.

OCL (formally Orpheus) have been doing this for more than 20 years and have clients who have been with them since the beginning. Their expertise means that they can help in all areas of commercial and business advice, with accounts (management and statutory), payroll, VAT, self assessment and corporate finance matters.