Haines and Company – Reading, Berkshire and Wallingford, Oxfordshire

Haines & Company is a firm of Accountants in Reading and Wallingford that has been formed to provide accountancy, business consultancy and I.T. services to small and medium-sized businesses. The company was formed in 1994 by Barry Haines, who left his job as Finance Director of a company providing software and computer services to Futures Exchanges around the world, and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

As a smaller firm they have a much smaller number of clients than normal and are selective in the clients that they act for.  This means that they can get to know their clients businesses inside out, enabling them to easily identify problems and spot opportunities to help improve profits and encourage growth.

Simplipayroll – Omagh, Co. Tyrone

Simplipayroll are, as the name suggests a payroll bureau in Northern Ireland that deals with businesses across the UK and ROI.

Their expert staff  offer businesses an accurate and professional service processing regular payroll runs and dealing with all eventualities occurring for example starters, leavers, monthly payments to HMRC, holidays, sick leave, paternity leave and any year-end returns required by law.  In addition to this they prepare monthly and end-of-year Returns in respect of Sub-Contractors deductions under the CIS Scheme operated by HMRC.

Smiths – Wantage, Oxfordshire

Smiths are a firm of Chartered Accountants in Wantage, Oxfordshire that was establishing nearly 20 years ago in 1992 that have many clients in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire and Wiltshire.

Interestingly they will always visit their clients for meetings meaning that clients don’t have to waste time travelling and that Smiths can get a real feel for the business rather than relying solely on the figures in the accounts when offering advice.

As a guide to how forward thinking they are, they were one of the first accountancy firms on Oxfordshire to become a paperless office at the start of 2005 and they continue to introduce new services and software, not only to help clients to improve their business systems but more importantly to increase their profits.

Harris & Co – Barnsley, South Yorkshire

Harris + Co are a firm of Chartered Tax Advisers and Chartered Accountants in Barnsley, South Yorkshire that was established over 80 years ago.

They have many clients in the local community and services businesses of all sizes in a wide range of industry sectors, including :-

  • Agriculture;
  • Care Homes;
  • Construction;
  • Legal;
  • Manufacturing;
  • Motor Dealers;
  • Retailers and;
  • The service sector.

With 5 partners and over 30 staff  they are able provide accounting, audit, tax advice as well as general business planning advice to  local businesses which is not only cost-effective but also proactive and high quality.  They will be happy to visit you at your business premises for a confidential, initial discussion on how they could help you and need your needs.


Kennedy and Co – Newry, Co Down

Kennedy and Co are Chartered Certified Accountants in Newry, Co. Down in Northern Ireland that was formed in 1992 to provide accountancy, business consultancy and I.T. services to small and medium-sized businesses  in the Newry and Co. Down areas.

They aim to give a very high level of service to a small number of clients. They do this to try to ensure that their clients get the full attention that the client deserves and  to make sure that client’s questions are answered both quickly and comprehensively.

Working closely with owner-managed businesses Kennedy & Co provide an all round service from bookkeeping, taxation advice and management reporting to planning and financial decision-making as well as  advising individuals on specific tax matters such as Capital Gains and Inheritance Tax planning.