A breath of fresh air
in Accounting

Here's what our clients say

Martin has been doing my accounts for around 15 years, I find him very knowledgeable and helpful. Martin deals with my VAT returns, Corporation Tax, Self-Assessment and PAYE. I would highly recommend Goldsmith Ball Accountants.

Andrew Buxey - Sep 2018

Here's what our clients say

I have used Goldsmith Ball as my accountant since start up and I have found Martin extremely approachable and friendly. He is willing to go the extra mile if required to sort issues which might arise. Having Martin dealing with all areas of my accounts from VAT returns, CIS and Self-Assessments has proved wonders enabling me to concentrate on my business. I would definitely recommend Martin and his team.

Heron Mechanical Solutions Ltd - Sep 2018

Here's what our clients say

Goldsmith Ball was recommended by a friend and have not been disappointed. After a meeting to discuss my requirements Martin was straight on it. Everything is taken care of (payroll, CIS, VAT returns, corporation tax, etc) and he has made running my business so much easier! I am very happy with the service I receive and have recommended Goldsmith Ball to others.

Best Kitchens Ltd – Sept 2018

Here's what our clients say

I was introduced to Goldsmith Ball by recommendation and have been with them for around a year now. I have always found them thorough, helpful and easy to deal with. They always respond quickly when I have a question and the detail and clarity of the paperwork they have produced for me is a refreshing and a welcome improvement on my previous experience.

Alex Cook (John Cook and Sons Joinery) – Sept 2018

Here's what our clients say

Martin has looked after the accounting affairs of my company for over 10 years. I can highly recommend his knowledge and expertise in all matters regarding TAX, PAYE, VAT to mention just a few. He is also there to support and advise on other clerical matters.

Ian Burrows (Director, Fibre Optic Termination Services Ltd) – Sept 2018

Here's what our clients say

I have used the services of Goldsmith Ball for many years and could not be happier. The service Martin provides is first class with a friendly attitude towards everything you ask of him. I could not recommend him highly enough.

Phil Price (Country Services) – Sept 2018

About Us

We are a firm of accountants run by Martin Ball, who has over 40 years’ experience working in senior financial positions. He can offer this same experience to help you run your business.

We provide all the normal services expected from a firm of accountants but in addition we spend time to understand you and your business and so can tailor our service to match your exact requirements.

You can expect

  • A genuine enthusiasm to work with you providing an all-round accountancy service
  • Realistic fees covering everything, giving value for money and no hidden surprises
  • Regular contact throughout the year when you need it, not just at your year end
  • Tax advice that’s aimed at reducing liabilities for individuals and businesses
  • A dedicated and efficient local team
  • Above all else - Peace of mind


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Financial Control

We offer the option of working at your premises carrying out all aspects of accounting from book-keeping though to credit control, cash management, budgeting and reporting. This service can be combined with our year end package or we are happy to work with your appointed external auditors/accountants.

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Year End Package

For limited companies we will prepare your year-end accounts and corporation tax return. Once we have discussed these with you and you are happy with the final version we will file your return with Companies House and HMRC. We will also prepare a self-assessment return for the shareholders and directors and advise you when all taxes are due. For sole traders or partnerships we will prepare the year end accounts and appropriate tax returns.

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Quarterly book-keeping

We will collect your paperwork at a time to suit you and produce a VAT return and set of accounts. With effect form 1 April 2019 HMRC require all VAT registered business to file data online under the new ‘making tax digital’ regulations. Our work is fully compliant with this new legislation thus taking away any concerns you may have over these changes.

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We can run your payroll and if you are involved in the construction industry deal with all aspects of CIS returns. We will produce payslips, advise you of any PAYE tax payable and if required we can update your work place pension provider (NEST etc).

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Start ups

Becoming self-employed can be quite daunting. We can advise you of your various options and how to stay compliant with HMRC. If appropriate we can register your own limited company.

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