We offer expert accountancy for tradespeople and, in particular, we work with those who are self-employed via Pimlico Plumbers. We have worked with Pimlico Plumbers tradespeople for many years, having seen that there was a real advice gap for people in this financial situation. Many tradespeople have passed on recommendations for us and we have built up a strong reputation in this field.
Please note, we are not affiliated with Pimlico Plumbers in any way. We are experienced accountants who understand the full legal and financial ramifications of working for them and can therefore provide the exact advice you need. We have built up our client base primarily through word of mouth.
HOW DO WE HELP YOU?
We work with anyone who is self-employed, whether you are already registered as a sole trader or you are just beginning your journey. We have clients from all industries, including various trades, media and other small business owners.
We take a personalised approach, guiding you through the steps you need to take to register, remain compliant and manage your finances effectively. We have an ongoing working relationship with many tradespeople who know they can rely on us. We work flexibly around you to meet all your business needs.
WHAT IS THE PROCESS WE WILL TAKE YOU THROUGH?
It’s very simple to get you set up as a limited company or sole trader.
- We discuss the best option for you – please be aware that if you are a Pimlico Plumbers tradesperson, they will require you to be set up as a limited company and to be VAT registered.
- We guide you through the process of incorporating a limited company if you haven’t done so already.
- We talk you through VAT and your obligations. We will complete quarterly VAT returns for you, look after bank reconciliations and CIS reclaims.
SETTING UP AN APPOINTMENT
We get you up and running as quickly as possible – we want you to be able to start working and earning money. Please just get in touch and we will be able to get you set up ASAP.
Call 01322 315755 or email to arrange your initial meeting with us. It is usually best if you pop into our offices so we can talk you through all relevant processes face to face. There is quite a lot to get through, but we ensure you understand everything and can begin working quickly.
FAQs for tradespeople
Q: Do I need to be registered as a limited company?
A: If you are working for Pimlico Plumbers, yes. They require you to be a limited company and be VAT registered.
Q; What is the difference between being a limited company and a sole trader?
A: One of the main differences is that you will pay fixed-rate corporation tax as a limited company. Sole traders as subject to normal income tax rates.
Q: I don’t know where to start! Can you help?
A: We can help you every step of the way, from incorporating your limited company to completing your VAT returns. Just come in for an initial meeting and we can take care of the rest.