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Leading independent Chartered Accountants

As leading independent Chartered Accountants, HWB (also known as Hopper Williams and Bell Limited) deliver intelligent, proactive financial advice and solutions to add value and support to your business. With access to a large range of accounting services and expertise in annual compliance, managing and minimising tax liabilities, and business strategy and planning advice we will proactively provide solutions to ease your financial burdens.

ICA Regulated

Whether your business is a Limited Company, partnership or you are working on your own, we can provide you with the support and excellence you need for your business, accountancy and taxation needs. Our specialist financial advice will ensure that your business makes the best commercial decisions under a legal framework. Regulated by the ICA, we offer peace of mind that comes with utilising a trusted and discreet chartered accountancy firm.

Compliance Audits

As Chartered Accountants we can help you through the auditing process and ensure you comply with relevant audit legalities. With the help of our specialist audit team we will appraise your business and help you stay ahead of the changes affecting your external business landscape and legislative requirements.

Experience in specialist sectors

If your business has complex financial or VAT requirements, then it is always best to turn to a Chartered Accountant. HWB have experts with many years’ experience working in specialist sectors that are highly regulated such as charities, travel companies, academy schools, healthcare, FCA regulated companies, solicitors and property management agents or landlords.

For the life of your business

As your business grows, we will advise on the various options available to you and point you in the right direction should you need to change the structure of your business. Whether your aim is to expand, release capital or plan an exit, our specialists are on hand to help consider your options and ensure the most financially prudent outcome. Helping to improve the value of your business and plan for the future is something we are committed to as well as helping you achieve your long-term strategic goals.

We make your tax digital

Our business specialises in cloud accounting and as such we can work directly with your data from any location so that we can review your financial position together. Without the need to wait on draft accounts opportunities can be seized immediately and issues found can be solved quickly. We use MTD-enabled software so you can be sure your accounting records are meeting HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) requirements for Making Tax Digital.

Experienced, professional and reliable, we offer every client a bespoke service, delivering excellence and exceeding your expectations. HWB Chartered Accountants are always looking for ways to increase your profit margin and reduce your liabilities.

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The services we offer

  • annual accounts preparation (in accordance with the Academies Accounts Direction and the Charities Statement of Recommended Practice)
  • annual audit
  • specialist returns to the Education and Skills Funding Agency including accounts returns, budget forecasts and the teachers’ pension scheme end of year certification audits
  • internal audit
  • specialist VAT advice
  • advice in respect of trading subsidiaries and multi-academy trusts
  • accounting software advice and support
  • due diligence
  • advice on forming or joining a Multi Academy Trust

Click here to read testimonials from our current academy school clients. 

Visit www.academyvat.co.uk for VAT guidance for your academy school.

For further information on our Academy Schools service, speak to Richard Hurst our Academies expert on 023 8046 1258.

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