Reviewing George’s performance

Downing Street

As we have just heard today the fifth and final Autumn Statement of the current Parliament I thought it would be a good time to review the performance in this Parliament of George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer.Read More

Pragmatic and insightful advice…

“Beam Accountancy has been my accountants since Valiant first started trading in 2002. During that time the relationship has developed from merely being accountants to providing a full FD role.Read More

A tailored service…

“Beam Accountancy became my accountants in 2006 when I decided to start my own limited company for my consultancy business rather than continue to use the umbrella company I had used up to that point.Read More

Topical tax issues

Changes to VAT

Are you aware of the changes to VAT for the providers of digital services to private individuals which take effect from 1 January 2015? Previously the rate of VAT was charged according to where the supplier of such services was based, hence why many were based in Luxembourg.Read More

No hesitation in recommending…

“I first appointed Chris Douglass and Beam Accountancy in 2007 to help me with my tax affairs. Throughout the process I was impressed by both the technical knowledge of Chris and also by the compassion he displayed to me during a very stressful time. I continue to use Beam Accountancy and am always impressed by the sound, practical advice given.Read More

Excellent business advisor…

“I first appointed Chris Douglass and Beam Accountancy as the accountants to my company. As my company expanded and thoughts turned to an exit strategy I appointed Chris as Finance Director. Chris implemented a computerised financial and project accounting system which freed up management time. He also implemented budgetary and management accounting information systems which focused the company on achieving its financial objectives.Read More