Import & Export

Cross border VAT is a complex and burdensome administrative task and can deter businesses from developing in export markets. We can help you with all aspects of this through registration to submission of VAT Returns.

Post Brexit the VAT world is going to change and importing and exporting will become even more regulated and time consuming. We will continue to offer advice and support to you through this transition and ensure that you stay compliant and able to continue to grow your export markets.

Online Accounts

For many businesses their accounts are produced months after their year-end, but businesses need accurate, real time information to help them make the right decisions.  More and more businesses are turning to online cloud based accounts to manage their finances.

With Cloud Accounting, for the first time you are able to see the financial position of your business in real time on a daily basis. Cloud Accounting gives you back time, time to spend on growing your business and doing the things you love.

By using our Cloud Accounting system you get instant access to the information you really need, putting you in complete control of your numbers and your business and benefits include:

  • 24/7 access to up to date financial information from anywhere
  • Fast and easier invoicing helping you get paid quicker
  • Business support from us as we can access your data and help you grow your business
  • Automatic bank feeds will save you time and keep your records up to date
  • Financial Dashboard shows you key financial information about your business
  • Instant reports to help you understand what is happening
  • Security – your sensitive financial data is always secure and automatically backed up
  • The software is automatically updated and you have no downtime or hassles
  • Add-ons – cloud accounting software has multiple add-ons for other software which can help you streamline your business.

Cloud Accounting Software

Cloud accounting software lets you access your date anywhere and at any time and can include functions such as automated bank feeds. These enable you to have real time information  to help you focus on making the best decisions with up to date information and to help you grow your business.

If you want to maintain and process your own cloud accounting system, we can advise you on the right cloud software for you. We are fully accredited with Xero, Sage and Quickbooks and we can train you and your team on implementing and operating the cloud accounting software.

By using our Cloud Accounting system you get instant access to the information you really need, putting you in complete control of your numbers and your business and benefits include:

  • 24/7 access to up to date financial information from anywhere
  • Fast and easier invoicing helping you get paid quicker
  • Business support from us as we can access your data and help you grow your business
  • Automatic bank feeds will save you time and keep your records up to date
  • Financial Dashboard shows you key financial information about your business
  • Instant reports to help you understand what is happening
  • Security – your sensitive financial data is always secure and automatically backed up
  • The software is automatically updated and you have no downtime or hassles
  • Add-ons – cloud accounting software has multiple add-ons for other software which can help you streamline your business.

Payroll Processing

Running your own payroll can be time consuming and complicated, particularly with the ever increasing complexity of taxation and employment legislation. We can support you by processing your payrolls whatever your size.

Our service is comprehensive and confidential and includes:

Payroll processing

Secure online portal for you and your employees.

Administration of PAYE, national insurance, statutory sick pay, statutory maternity pay, etc.

Completion of statutory forms and Real Time Information returns (including year-end returns)

Summaries and analysis of employee costs

Auto Enrolment Pensions

Republic of Ireland VAT Returns

Cross border VAT is a complex and burdensome administrative task and can deter businesses from developing in export markets. We can help you with all aspects of this through registration to submission of VAT Returns.

Post Brexit the VAT world is going to change and importing and exporting will become even more regulated and time consuming. We will continue to offer advice and support to you through this transition and ensure that you stay compliant and able to continue to grow your export markets.

Key Predictive Indicators (KPI’s)

Financial information is critical to the success of your business, but KPI’s are an essential tool to understand how your business works, what drives it forward and what actions you need to take for the success of your business.

We can help you identify the critical KPI’s for your business and establish a monitoring and reporting processes, giving you the tools you need to develop and grow your business.

Forensic Accounting

Financial loss through fraud or disputes is often difficult no matter your qualifications or background. We are on hand to provide thorough and supportive forensic accountancy services in relation to:

  • Loss of profit
  • Financial fraud
  • Divorce proceedings
  • Shareholder or partnership disputes
  • Business valuations
  • Accounting irregularities
  • Breach of contract

Whether in relation to current litigation proceedings or as a result of a simple suspicion, we are able to provide proactive and tailored solutions to meet the requirements of any financial loss or dispute.

Grants and Finance

Support for business.

We can help you apply for and obtain a wide range of grants for businesses in Northern Ireland. We will provide you with support and advice to help you access funding including:

  • Starting in business
  • Operate more efficiently
  • Improve skills
  • Develop products and services
  • Find new markets
  • Think ahead
  • Develop strategy

Mergers & Acquisitions

It’s about working together.

We have guided a number of businesses through acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures throughout the region. We understand the issues, problems and complexities that can often arise, such as:

  • Establishing appropriate funding structures to minimise difficulties post transaction
  • Establishing values to ensure no overpayments
  • Undertaking full tax reviews to minimise tax on acquisition
  • Selecting appropriate targets to ensure an appropriate cultural fit.

Payroll Software

If you want to maintain and process your own Payroll, we can advise you on the right payroll software for you. We can help you implement and train you and your team on running the payroll and reporting to HMRC.