taking the mystery out of bookkeeping

Free Startup Business Advice

Thinking of starting up on your own, and don’t know where to start?

Starting your own business is a very scary thought, but there are hundreds of new businesses starting every week. What stops many people, is not knowing where to start, but we can help.

Some of the questions you may be asking yourself are:-

  • What is the difference between sole trader, partnership or limited company?
  • Do I need to register with HMRC and how do I do it?
  • Do I need to be VAT registered?
  • Do I need PAYE?
  • How do I manage my accounts?
  • Whats the difference between a bookkeeper and an accountant?

If this is you then Contact Us TODAY for a Free No Obligation Consultation.


Sole Trader Start-Up Advice

You have made the decision to become Self Employed, what next?

By taking advantage of our Sole Trader Start-Up Consultation, I will help you to get started on the right foot!  Starting up a new business involves many critical decisions to be made including whether to operate as a Sole Trader or Incorporate your business as a Limited Company. I can also advise you on the main differences to enable you to make the right decision.

I will advise you on all the necessary statutory registration requirements including:

  • Registering with Inland Revenue as Self Employed (CWF1), or
  • Incorporation as a Limited Company (IN01 and CT41G).
  • Employer Registration with Inland Revenue for PAYE and NI,
  • VAT registration,

The consultation will also inform you of your statutory responsibilities in keeping accurate and up to date records of income and expenditure and how to make provision for payment of your tax liability and National Insurance contributions.

You will receive information on how to set up a basic bookkeeping system, either on spreadsheet or downloadable accounting software.

Whatever your needs are: We have a solution!

Moriarty Accountancy can take care of all these tasks and set up your Bookkeeping System for you.

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The preparation of your annual accounts and other business reports depends on accurate and timely bookkeeping. Moriarty Accountancy & Bookkeeping Services can assist your business by offering:

  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Sole Trader Final Accounts
  • Cash Flow Forecasting
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Invoicing
  • Credit Control
  • Accounting Reviews
  • Monthly Reports
  • Sage and VT+ computerised Accounts
  • Monthly Reports
  • Sole Trader Start Up Advice
  • Company Formations

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VAT Returns

Many businesses are required to register for VAT and lodge regular returns.

I can assist by:

  • Applying for VAT registration. (VAT 1)
  • Advising the best VAT method to adopt (cash, accruals or flat rate)
  • Preparing and lodging your VAT returns. (VAT 100)

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Company Incorporation

Incorporated Companies must be registered with Companies House and they have an obligation to lodge annual returns and annual accounts.

If you need assistance in purchasing a shelf company then we can gladly act on your behalf to help you through this process.

If the decision has been made for you to form a Limited Company (Ltd Co) or Limited Liability Partnership (LLP),either on start-up or as a period as a sole trader or partnership, Moriarty Accountancy can complete all the necessary tasks for you.

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Business Accounting Review

A lot of self-employed people do their own books and are confident that they’ve got it right and it’s all in order. That’s fine. Maybe you want to save on accountancy fees? We can help you save money! Or do you dread the hassle of doing the accounts because you think you’ve missed something?

Take advantage of our Business Accounting Review for a fixed price of £40.

I will use my skills and experience as a Qualified Professional Bookkeeper to get under the skin of your business and help you take control of the factors that drive your financial decisions. You will receive a comprehensive report detailing areas for improvement and how to implement a new accounting system. You will receive guided support in operating the new system and after it is up and running and you are confident in doing your own books, we are only a phone call or e-mail away to answer your queries.

There will be no Hard Sell and will be guided purely by your business needs, though if you decide that you would like me to help you, I would be happy to give you a competitive quotation.

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Self Assessment

Moriarty Accountancy are registered HMRC Agents and provide our business and private clients with a bespoke and timely Self-Assessment service.

Save money now – ensure there no Late Payment Penalties – starting at £100!!

Let us take the headache from you – we will check all your financial details, compute your Income tax and National Insurance liabilities and submit your return for you.


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Payroll and PAYE

Moriarty Acountancy are experts in both manual and computerised Payroll systems. We can manage your weekly and monthly Payroll using the latest Sage software – producing full payslips, PAYE and NI liabilities and full management reports. We can work ‘On-site’ or remotely from our offices and offer you the benefit of a full time permanent service or a temporary emergency service to cover staff sickness or holidays etc.

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