Category Archives: General

Finding an accountant via recommendations


It’s a great idea to find an accountant via recommendations. But then, the same can be said for other industries and professions too such as local trades people or web designers. There’s one main significant thing to consider though when asking for recommendations. Relevance And how is this known?  This [...]

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Family members doing the books


There is absolutely nothing wrong with family members doing the books. Lots of businesses work this way. There comes a time when it is useful to have the benefit of tax planning and advice from an expert as this can often save you money.  Some accountants even go so far [...]

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Now On Star FM … Advice on Choosing the Right Accountant


Advice on choosing the right accountant from Maxine Welford www.find-me-an-accountant.com as part of Ann Hawkins A-Z of Business Success with Star FM The Business Hub show with Mark and Ian. Listen here http://thebusinesshub.fm/

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About Maxine Welford


Maxine Welford runs Maxxy and www.find-me-an-accountant.com and since 2005 has spoken with thousands of business owners and accountants. Contact her on 01480 878082 or tweet @maxinemaxxy

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Why we tweet for requests for accountants


We have a good base of accountants across the UK but regularly seek more especially where a client has a need for a particular industry strength or software preference in a particular geographical location. Our service has been more popular than we originally thought and it helps to save time [...]

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75% Unsure what Qualifications their Accountant has!


We have a survey running at the moment and one of the question asks if people know what qualifications their accountant has. 25% Admit they haven’t got the first clue! A further 50% approx are not sure but think they have some sort of recognised qualification but don’t know what. [...]

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Tax planning advice from Frank


Tax changes quickly and it’s often difficult for accountants to write about tax planning without knowing people’s individual circumstances. Here, our author Frank gives some general and advice for more meaningful and productive discussions with your accountant… ·      Be cautious of tales from the pub!  People can be notoriously inexact [...]

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Do you provide remote accountancy services nationwide?


If you do, and you are looking to grow your practice,  I would love to hear from you! We are getting regular enquiries from clients who are specifically looking for accountants who offer remote based services.  So if this is you, and you belong to any of the professional accountancy [...]

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Nice to meet you – please show your support


If you feel that finding the right accountant should be a carefully considered decision. One that is based on a combination of factors and not just fees alone please come and say Hi and show your support by leaving a comment here. You can use this to leave your name and your [...]

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Why I have set up this service


Quite often an accountant is introduced via recommendation which can sometimes miss the key benefits to be had with regard to industry qualifications, skills and experience which in turn leads to better financial success and reward for the client. We are very different to other resources on the web… and [...]

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