Accountants in Brighton and Hove
After many successful years in London Accounts and Legal have opened their second branch to service small businesses in Brighton and Hove.
Based in the North Laine area of Brighton, Accounts and Legal specialise in servicing the core businesses making up Brighton and Hove’s thriving community.
Our team of ACA and ACCA qualified accountants provide a comprehensive range of tax and accounting services to suit businesses of all sizes and formats from Sole Traders to Ltd Companies and Partnerships.
Whether you’re a start-up looking for assistance from the beginning or an established business requiring ongoing tax and accounting services Accounts and Legal Brighton and Hove have an accountant for your business.
Services we provide:
With a firm understanding of the local area, Accounts and Legal Brighton and Hove have launched a sustainability policy which helps us connect with the local community. As specialist Sustainable Business Partners we offer packages to suit other business operating sustainable living enterprises.
We also offer specialist packages for:
Contact our Brighton and Hove team:
Accounts and Legal Brighton and Hove
Platf9rm, 6th Floor, Tower Point
44 North Road
Brighton & Hove, BN1 4GD
Telephone: 01273 80 8000
Are your employees generating enough revenue?
We take a look at how you can benchmark your business against your competitors and ask the question: should you be taking on another employee or getting more from the ones you have?
Keeping your cash in your pocket. How to extract cash from your business.
We take a look at how to extract cash from your business in the most tax efficient manner and examine the income tax rates for the 2017-18 accounting year.
Incentivise your management through an EMI scheme
An EMI scheme could allow you to incentivise your staff in a tax efficient way, locking in key members of staff so you can grow your business quickly and efficiently.
Monitoring Business Performance
Understanding how your business performs is essential if an entrepreneur is to really take control of their business. We take a look at how we work with our clients to support them in achieving quality reporting and performance analysis even in small business.
Option to Tax: reclaiming VAT on property developments
We look at the Option to Tax exploring when you should opt to reclaim input VAT on a building or development and how you can do so.
National Insurance for the Self-Employed
Here’s everything you need to know about National Insurance Contributions, the rates, the changes, who they affect and why.
Debtors and Creditors Explained
Who are your debtors and who are your creditors? Though these terms are seemingly straightforward they can often be confused. It is important to understand that the debtor and creditor process can work in different ways, especially for small businesses. This article explains it all...
Understanding Working Capital
In short, Working Capital is defined as, “The capital of a business which is used in its day-to-day trading operations”. It is important for small businesses to understand what their working capital is in order to manage every day operations; it is the capital which you have to work with. Find out more...
Types of Shares and How to Allocate Them
Different share classes allows flexibility in ownership and encourages investment but there are implications.
Understanding Key Financial Terms
Small businesses must fully acknowledge items such as Gross Profit, Net Profit and EBITDA to fully understand how they performed. In this article we explain them to ensure that you understand what is being referred to when reviewing your business year…
Business Resolutions for Creatives
Tips to help creative businesses to focus on the accuracy and timeliness of systems and identification of risks to allow them to make better commercial decisions, identify cost savings, better cash flow management and inevitably succeed.
We've been given a platform
Less than one year on from the beginning of our expansion to Brighton Accounts and Legal have reached dizzy new heights, quite literally.
A Business Leaders Lunch
What do you get if you cross a thriving economic hub with a city built on an expansive pebble beach? The perfect environment for some of the UK’s most creative, innovative and forward thinking minds and on Thursday 10th November Brighton’s Chamber of Commerce gathered these minds at The Grand Hotel in Brighton for a Business Leaders Lunch.
Do I need to charge VAT as a Christmas market Trader?
It is the season to be jolly, in this article we explore VAT and Christmas markets. Who has to charge VAT and how much? If your thinking about trading at a Christmas market this year read on to find out what you need to know.
A High Rise Debate
On Thursday the 20th October we attended a very special debate which reached great heights in all respects.
Hosted by the Brighton Chamber of Commerce in connection with Barclay’s bank this debate dealt with high growth businesses and how to manage them.
Branding and design: Gross income increases and operating profit margins improve.
We look at one of digital marketing’s most consistent sectors – Branding & Design – to find out what is driving this consistency and what are the benchmarks to analyse as the sector consolidates.
Changes to Flat Rate VAT for Contractors and Freelancers
Not only did the 2016 Autumn Statement rock the Estate Agent industry, it also announced changes to the flat rate VAT scheme which will affect some contractors and freelancers.
Healthcare Recruitment's most profitable sector.
We take a look inside recruitment's smallest but most profitable sector. Could healthcare be recruitment's next rising star?
Move over Tattoo Fixers, step aside Body Fixers, there’s a new breed in town and, of course we might not have our own TV show yet but, we’re just as exciting.
Southern Rail | A+L visit Brighton
On our last trip to Brighton we suffered delays and over crowded trains thanks to Southern Rail. We look at what were the real costs for these delays.
Can you open a UK business bank account as an non UK resident?
We are regularly asked: as a non-UK resident how can I open a business bank account in the UK? We looked in to this and here's what we found.
Accounts and Legal and the Chamber of Breakfasts
Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast consists of networking, a scrumptious breakfast and talks from inspiring local businesses always has a certain buzz.
Brighton Business Club
Brighton Business Club has been created by Accounts and Legal to bring the local business community together with the hope of informing and inspiring them. Last night we hosted our first Brighton Business Club session and it was a very enjoyable evening for all involved.
Accounts and Legal Supports Sustainable Businesses
On Saturday the 17th September we attended Discerning Events' first Sustainable Business Fair
6 Steps to Business Bliss
It would be impossible to fit everything you need to know about making your business successful into one article but we covered a lot of ground in one morning last week with Gavin Bellamy of Action Coach.
We started fresh on Friday 16th September as we attended the buzzing Juice FM Business Breakfast Club.
Some Like It Hot
As temperatures in the UK soared yesterday the majority of the population opted to cool down with cold drinks and ice cream but entrepreneurs in Brighton had different ideas.
Accounts and Legal launch sustainability policy
What do Corporation Tax and Conifers have in common? Accounts and Legal care about them both. Read about out new Sustainability Policy.
Not all roads lead to Rome…one or two lead to Brighton
More exciting news! Read all about what has happened in our team over the last few weeks, a lot has been going on. Can you keep up?
What do seagulls, sunshine and self-assessments have in common?
Great news this week! Accounts and Legal are expanding, we are now offering our services in Brighton in addition to London. Come by and say hello!
Careers: Apprentice Accountant
We have a number of sponsored trainee accounting vacancies. Find out more.