Bookkeeping & VAT

As understanding and operating these services can be time consuming, complicated and divert resources from the core activities of businesses, we have a specialist department, providing these complete services, whatever the size or complexity of the business.

Alternatively, we can offer assistance in respect of these services, where undertaken by clients including the training of staff.

Within the office we have a wealth of knowledge in relation to various accounting software packages but most notably in relation to Sage and Xero. This not only enables us to help implement the most appropriate systems and software but it also means we can provide the necessary support on an on going basis.

As a Xero partner and as a member of the Sage Accountants Club, we have access to a wide range of resources and support.

Our range of these services includes:

  • Weekly, monthly and quarterly bookkeeping services either in house or at clients premises
  • Selection and implementation of appropriate accounting software
  • Staff training and subsequent on going ad hoc support either at the client’s premises or via telephone / email including remote access to your computer
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns and compliance including registration, de-registration and operation of appropriate VAT scheme
  • VAT planning and advice in relation to issues such as land and property transactions, special accounting schemes and partial VAT exemption

For more information about our bookkeeping and VAT services please contact the office.


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Memberships & Accreditations

When appointing a firm of accountants it is important to check that they are appropriately registered and regulated.

Our clients can be assured that Scott & Wilkinson are registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to carry out audit work in the United Kingdom and regulated for a range of investment business activities.

We are also registered with the Chartered Institute of Taxation as a firm of Chartered Tax advisors.