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A Time to reflect, A time to plan.

So here we are at the end of another year and if you are anything like me, you wander how it few by so quickly.

You have probably heard how us accountants like to moan that we have a tough time at Christmas due to the good old UK government setting the filing deadline for personal […]

By |December 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Autumn statement –Mini Budget

All relevant changes from todays budget will be updated and available via our App within the next 24 hours.

If you have not yet downloaded it, just go to the app store on your apple or android phones and type Best Accountancy and down load it for free.

By |November 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Accountancy – 1st team Event has been set!


Some of the staff and directors of Best Accountancy have decided to enter the Bath Half marathon after an invitation to represent our client and fantastic Charity, Bowel Cancer West.

Last year this charity helped to save one of our clients life with pioneering surgery carried out locally at Derriford Hospital.

This charity strives to constantly find […]

By |November 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A reminder of why we set up Best Accountancy

It was great last week to have a real reminder of why Best Accountancy was set up.  It is easy to forget where you came from and what prompted you to start your own business.

There are the usual reasons, the flexibility of being your own boss, calling the shots. Ultimately hoping you can earn a […]

By |November 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Changes – Something new?

Sometimes in my job I come across businesses which are shall we say struggling.  They may have been running for many years but they are just not doing perhaps as well as they used to.  I get invited in to try to assist with reviewing the business and its financial activities in an attempt to […]

By |October 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

6 stages of smarter money management

A great article! All business owners should read this…

6 stages of smarter money management

By |September 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Attention to detail

Having completed my third and final Triathlon race on 10th September 2016, this time the middle distance event called “The Vitruvian” in Rutland, Leicester I am pleased to see how far I had come over the season.

I try where possible to reflect and use my experiences from my reasonably new found hobby of triathlon in my […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Company Matters|0 Comments

Vacancy for a Bookkeeper/ Payroll administrator

We are inviting candidates to apply for a position within our practise.

With a growing demand for our Payroll and Bookkeeping services we are looking for an experienced candidate to join our team.  

Ideally the person will have good working knowledge of the Sage 50 accounts and Payroll system.

We would particularly like to hear from you […]

By |June 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Post conference reflection


Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending The AAT annual conference at the NEC complex in Birmingham.  As well as a chance to have some concentrated study time on various topical updates from a technical point of view it does give you the opportunity to share with your fellow professionals your experiences of what […]

By |June 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Weeks to go!!

The count down to the 17th July 2016 is beginning to feel a little scary.

It seemed like such a long time ago I agreed to attempt the Full UK Ironman event to be held in Bolton.

Having got over my neck operation in February it has been full steam ahead with the training and the miles […]

By |June 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments