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Let Barry Duggan & Co handle your company accounting requirements

Every customer has their own set of individual requirements, what doesn’t change is the level of service you will receive regardless of your size. Most of our largest customers today started off very small indeed. Barry Duggan & Co exists to serve sole traders, partnerships and small to medium sized companies in Hendon and across North West London. You can use us for any area of accounting from VAT, to audit and tax planning.

From the first step you take Barry Duggan & Co will be with you all the way

Every business needs a little help now and again – especially when it comes to the financial side of things. That’s why we’re always on hand to share our expertise with you and your people. Our range of value-added services is focused on helping your business grow, maximising your profitability and creating wealth for you and your family. We'll help you with:

Business start up and company formation

  • Help you take the first steps to a successful business
  • Choosing the right legal entity for your business – self-employment or limited company
  • Ensuring you keep the right records as efficiently as possible
  • Preparing a comprehensive plan
  • Budgets will often be required to be prepared and up dated regularly once the company is trading
  • Preparing cash flow forecasts which may be required to access “seed” capital and additional capital
  • Management accounts
  • Statutory accounts

By using Barry Duggan & Co you get a complete, personal service with professional accounting advice and guidance. We check for you the availability of required name(s) with Companies House. If already registered we will discuss and advise on possible variations. Once a name is accepted we do everything, we will register the name, supply you with the Memorandum & Articles, minutes, share certificates and certificate of incorporation, advising you on the requirements for the banks, completing the Revenue forms on your behalf, and giving you best practice advice for forming a company.

VAT & Company Secretarial services from accountants in North West London

This work is core for us, preparing the VAT returns and carrying out company secretarial services is a core discipline of Barry Duggan & Co. Ever-changing regulations and the growing demands of HM Revenue & Customs mean VAT compliance can be a difficult administrative process for the unwary business person. Barry Duggan & Co can ensure you comply with the regulations and ensure that overpayments are not made. To help you manage this complex area, we provide an efficient, cost-effective VAT service, which includes:

  • Assistance with VAT registration
  • Advice on VAT planning and administration
  • Use of the most appropriate scheme
  • VAT control and reconciliation
  • Help with completing VAT returns
  • Planning to minimise future problems with HM Revenue & Customs

Let us take care of the nitty-gritty, so you don’t have to!

The last thing you need as a busy business owner is to use up valuable time and resources making sure you are complying with the Companies Act. Moreover, with company legislation changing at the rate it does, you need to be sure you are fully aware of how the changes affect you and your fellow directors.

Our services to companies across North West London include:

  • Company formations
  • Preparation and filing of statutory returns
  • Preparation of all documentation related to minutes and resolutions
  • Maintenance of statutory books

Corporate Tax and tax planning in Hendon & across North West London

The regulations surrounding corporate taxes are becoming ever more complex and time-consuming, with increased reporting responsibilities, strict investigation policies and harsher penalties for non-compliance. That’s why it’s essential to have an experienced team of corporate tax specialists available to make sure your returns are correct. Barry Duggan Chartered Certified accountants in Hendon, will provide you with a comprehensive range of services designed to minimise your corporate tax exposure, and take the strain out of tax legislation compliance, including:

We are pro-active in this area and as a result we are able to:

  • Help you take full advantage of all tax opportunities and reliefs, and minimise corporation tax liabilities
  • Carry out compliance work to ensure all tax returns and forms are filed to avoid tax penalties accruing
  • Reduce tax on disposals and maximise relief on acquisitions
  • Maximise any reliefs and losses available to you
  • We will communicate with HM Revenue & Customs to save you time, and take away the “hassle” factor which is often involved

Correct Tax planning can result in legally paying lower taxes!

It’s common practice here that with a little planning, we can make sure you achieve improvements to your retained profits through payment of lower corporate taxes.