Sole Traders

In times gone by, one could file a return many years after its due date and with no penalties. Now, severe penalties will be incurred.

What we offer Sole Trader’s

In the future, HM Revenue & Customs are bringing in MTD (Making Tax Digital) to cover all sole traders and buy to let landlords not just VAT registered businesses. This is where we’ll be at hand to help you and your business to ensure that your transition to the new MTD era will be stress free.

Your accounts and tax will be managed using one of our accounting solutions that will be linked to the HMRC MTD system.

Our accounts and tax solutions start from £250+VAT per annum for small non-VAT registered businesses.

If your business is larger, we can provide the following services at additional cost:

Bookkeeping – for VAT registered businesses

Full payroll services – if you have employees

VAT Returns – if you are VAT registered

CIS Returns – if you operate within the construction industry

In addition to the above, we can also provide you with:

Management accounts

Tax planning advice

Mortgage certification

Helping you to get tax relief for motor vehicles, plant and machinery

Dealing with any tax enquiries from HM Revenue & Customs

Our Digital Solutions

Real-time Dashboards

Our preferred online solutions include Xero and Sage, both of which provide amazing online dashboards, giving you up to date snapshots of your finances.

Automated Sales

Our online accounting software gives you the ability to automate your sales function, raise repeating invoices, follow up unpaid invoices at set intervals such as 14 days, 30 days etc…

Management Information

Working together with you on a weekly / monthly basis, we will ensure that your accounts are right up to date, empowering you to manage current profitability and finances of your business and best of all in real time!

Interested in our Sole Trader’s Accounting?

To find out how we can help you and your business needs, please request a callback. We look forward to hearing from you.

Our Accreditations/Awards

What Our Clients Say

We are a happy firm, with happy staff but most importantly we have happy clients! Here is a selection of what some of them are saying about us:

The team at Jays have supported our business growing from a single employee to a team of six. Jays have provided us with Bookkeeping, Payroll, VAT, Monthly management accounting (to very tight deadlines) and Statutory accounts required for a UK Limited company.

They have revolutionised the way we deal with our financial and management accounting as a business.

Jays Accountants has been fully responsible for the annual accounts and ongoing accounting support for all aspects of my business since 1992. On all occasions Jays accountants have provided the financial leadership required. Always professional, always trustworthy and great results.

Getting comprehensive advice that goes beyond routine accounting and in plain English is vital for new and growing businesses.

Ram is the man with a plan when it comes to saving tax. He provided sound advice on tax-planning and money saving to a client of mine who was facing a large capital gain problem. As a general accountant he is approachable, knowledgeable, practical and down-to-earth.

I have found Ram to be very professional, trustworthy and dependable in all my dealings with him. He provides excellent advice and service.

Ram is a true professional who works to the highest standards. He offers good advice and he is customer focussed, always adding the personal touch to our business dealings. I would not hesitate to recommend Ram and ‘Jays’ to anyone.

Our transition to Jays Accountants has been seamless and we have been very impressed at the speed with which they have become familiar with our business. We cannot recommend them enough and have already passed on their details to a number of our business contacts.

We have used Jays from the start and rely on them not just for bookkeeping and accounts but to advise on how we can best meet some of the challenges of financial management in a fairly complex, international and fast-moving business.

…provides a reliable and cost effective service for routine matters such as payroll, and VAT, yet is always available to deal with the more difficult questions of tax, finance, leasing etc.

With their professional attitude and flexible approach, we would have no hesitation is recommending them to any potential client.

Professional and efficient throughout the whole process……with a high level of integrity with very reasonable rates.

They have been a breath of fresh air for our business. Key strengths include the interest and energy.

Jays do offer a complete “start-up service” for small businesses which can include all the accountancy services necessary to … maintain the business: tax, VAT, annual reports, PAYE, dividends etc etc. I would not hesitate to recommend Jays.

There are few Accountants out there that offer sound, structured and relevant personal and commercial advice. I have used Ram at Jays for many years as he has consistently delivered accounts on time and accurately.

I’ve recommended him to many of my colleagues and friends and based on their consistently positive feedback I know he provides a high quality of service to all of his customers.

Ram is dependable and knowledgeable and has a transparent ‘no nonsense’ way of guiding people through the complicated process of keeping books, paying tax and managing accounts.

Ram has provided us with efficient year end accounting, regular guidance on best tax practice and deliver clear advice to help us manage our growth. Most important he has a confident approachable manner.

Jays provides me with the confidence of knowing my accounts and financial returns are in order so that I can concentrate on the other aspects of running a successful business. Ram and his team at Jays run a professional business with a personal touch.

I have found them to live up to their promise of ‘making numbers talk’. They have taken on everything from filling in forms on our behalf to our monthly payroll and have trained us to use a more streamlined ongoing accountancy system… They are always there at the end of the phone to offer us help and advice.

Ram was very supportive when I was setting up my own business; he recognised, and advised me, when it was appropriate to evolve my business to maximise my income. Ram is personable and approachable. I have no hesitation in recommending his services to others.

Incredibly personable and we have built a strong relationship which is completely based on trust, honesty and transparency.

Not knowing which accountant to approach, I happened across Jays Accountants while searching the internet. Liking what I read I made contact with Jays and I have to say that I have not been disappointed.

Many thanks for your work, advice and assistance over the last three years, and should I venture back to start another business, I would not hesitate to use your services again.

We have more, but that would be just showing off! Why not call us today and find out exactly why over 400 of our clients are happy? We’ll make sure that you leave our office with a smile and the confidence that we’ll help you and your business.

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