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Limited Companies

Hargreaves Owen offers a full range of services for Limited Companies

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The business environment is constantly changing so at Hargreaves Owen we have designed our service and fee structure to meet the demands of the business community.

Clients often find that by outsourcing part or all of their accountancy functions they can concentrate on their core business activities and profit generation.  We deal with a vast array of industries and therefore have experience of all issues which can arise within different business sectors, and if we can’t help we will have a contact who can.

All clients have access to our complimentary “Helpline” offering support and advice by phone or e-mail.  Our aim is to make your life as easy as possible, no jargon just support and advice when needed.

Services for Limited Company business owners

Accounts production

Offering more than just a set of accounts to file at Companies House and HMRC we want our clients to fully understand the numbers.  We make recommendations of how to improve and take control in all areas.


Whether the business is VAT registered or not it is vital regular bookkeeping is carried out to help you understand the numbers and stay in control.  We offer all clients 6 months FREE access to Kashflow an online bookkeeping package that we recommend.  If you are already using another package that’s great and we would be happy to assist or if needed step in and offer a full bookkeeping solution for your business.

Management Accounts

Management Reports will provide an extremely powerful tool to assist you in running your business.  These can be in the format of purely a profitability overview or a more detailed breakdown of performance analysing your cost base by product or category, Customer Profitability Analysis and Budgetary Control.

Board Meetings

We offer all clients the chance to try a board meeting for FREE as we feel this is a great way to help you grow your business.  As your accountant we would be ideally placed to attend regular meetings be they monthly, quarterly or just before the year-end.

Company Secretarial work

From filing the confirmation statement, dividend minutes and share issues let us help you keep on top of this important area offering you a fully compliant services.

Business Plans

Looking to buy a business and need funding or just putting together a forecast we can do the work for you or review a plan you have put together to make sure all the numbers work.

Act as agent

we deal directly with HMRC on behalf of the company.

Tax Services for Limited Company business owners

Corporation Tax Returns

We complete and file the return, checking to ensure all allowances including Research and Development claims are made.

Remuneration Planner

We make sure your business is set up to provide you with the most tax-efficient vehicle for your earnings.

Tax Review

We’ll undertake a detailed review of your tax affairs and identify the most tax efficient structure for your business.

Employee benefits

We can assist you in reducing the burden of the compliance tasks and in planning tax-efficient remuneration packages for your employees.

VAT and indirect tax

We offer a full bookkeeping package and can complete VAT returns and file of line.


We offer a full payroll service, for more details click here.

Acquisitions and Disposals

The structuring of a sale or purchase of a business can have a significant effect on the tax that is paid, getting it wrong can be very costly.

Act as agent

We deal directly with HMRC on behalf of the business

HM Revenue & Customs Investigations

If you are unfortunate enough to be the subject of a tax investigation by HM Revenue & Customs, it can be a stressful and worrying experience. We have a wealth of experience in dealing with HM Revenue & Customs investigations and all new clients are offered 12 month FREE cover with our Tax Compliance Insurance policy.

Get in Touch

Please contact us if you need further advice, have any questions about our services, or would like a free consultation or a fixed quote.

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