The Financial Management Centre in Ashford and Maidstone offers an affordable and reliable tax return and year-end account preparation service to business, and small business owners in Ashford and Maidstone. Many businesses throughout the UK experience difficulties in preparing/submitting their year-end accounts and tax returns. Rules surrounding entries and deductions confuse many business owners and this confusion often leads to procrastination, this is why outsourcing the work to a reputable accountancy firm such as TFMC can be incredibly beneficial to your business.
Due to the confusion many businesses experience surrounding the subject of year-end accounts and tax returns there is often many that are unable to comply with regulations which can end up resulting in a costly fine from the government. Instead of struggling with compliance why not opt for The Financial Management Centre’s tax return and year-end account preparation service to remove any risks of potential fines?
For an affordable fee our advisors will be able to work closely with you or your team in completing these essential documents. We make sure that both your tax return and year-end accounts are completed accurately and within set deadlines. Read the benefits of early submission here.
YEAR-END ACCOUNTS SERVICE IN ASHFORD & MAIDSTONE
Limited companies operating in Ashford and Maidstone are obliged to submit annual ‘year-end’ accounts to Companies House in Cardiff. This obligation does not stretch to those trading by way of partnership or sole traders. This obligation is set out in the Companies Act 2006. A failure to submit ‘year-end’ accounts prompts Companies House to issue an automatic penalty. Penalties are charged on a sliding scale up to several thousand pounds. If you fail to submit year-end accounts on two consecutive years then fines are doubled. Year-end accounts must be submitted to Companies House within nine months after your ‘accounting reference period’.
If you choose The Financial Management Centre in Ashford and Maidstone to complete year-end accounts our advisor works closely with you and your team making sure accounts represent a true and fair view of business finances over the period in question. If you do not receive monthly or quarterly management accounts your year-end accounts are probably the only record of financial performance for the requisite period in question. The service we provide is affordable and means you free up precious time to spend on core business activities instead.
TAX RETURN SERVICE IN ASHFORD & MAIDSTONE
All companies operating in Ashford and Maidstone must file a tax return to HMRC each year. The tax return details revenue and profit/loss for the period in question. For limited companies, the tax return covers the ‘accounting reference period’. For sole traders and partnerships the return covers the official ‘fiscal year’ from 6th April until the following 5th April each year.
Limited companies must file a Corporation Tax Self-Assessment (CTSA) using form CT600. This form must be submit within nine months after the end of your elected ‘accounting reference period’.
Partnerships and sole traders must file a Self-Assessment Tax Return (SATR). This document is filed to HMRC over the Internet. The deadline set by HMRC is 31st January each year. Failure to submit tax returns in time can result in unwanted penalties by HMRC. We believe failure to submit on time mostly comes down to a lack of understanding on the subject which often leads to procrastination, overdue tax returns can result in a £100 fine and interest charges on tax now overdue according to the government.
If you too struggle with your tax return responsibilities why not consider making an appointment with The Financial Management Centre in Ashford and Maidstone today. Our tax return service is affordable and accurate. Our advisors work closely with you and your team making sure all legitimate expenses are deducted from your tax bill.
Our advisors make sure your return is filed well before 31st January. Click here to learn the many advantages gained by submitting your return early.
HOW TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT
Contact The Financial Management Centre in Ashford and Maidstone today on 01795 883275. Alternatively complete the enquiry form.
FAQ’S – TAX RETURNS ASHFORD & MAIDSTONE
Are you a local business owner and have a question regarding our accountancy services? Or maybe you’re new to finance yourself, looking to get your head around vat, tax and accounts in general? Below is a break-down of our most frequently asked questions, along with how we can support you…
Does an accountant manage your tax returns?
When you find an accountant, they will be responsible for helping you with many tasks such as general accountancy and Vat returns with tax returns typically being the biggest. Accountants will file your tax returns on an annual basis.
How much does it cost for an accountant for tax returns?
Hiring an accountant will vary depending on the specific needs you have and how much work you need them to carry out. To get a cost for a particular service in Ashford, call our friendly team now on 01795 883275
Should you pay someone to do your tax returns?
Hiring an accountant to care of your tax returns saves a lot of time and means you can focus that time on other areas of your business. For overly complicated situations, paying for an experienced accountant to care of your tax returns could save you a great deal of time, effort and money.
Ashford & Maidstone
Martin Beckenham runs The Financial Management Centre in Ashford & Maidstone, and serves as the head bookkeeper in Ashford and Maidstone. Martin is a Certified Bookkeeper with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers. He has over 35 years of experience in the Finance and Administration sector, firstly in the Oil Industry and more recently as Head of Statutory Government body.