Category: Company

Welcome to the team Mackenzie Winbow

This month we welcome our new Senior Accounts Assistant, Mackenzie Winbow. Mackenzie is highly qualified and thrives on getting to know clients so he can find the perfect accounting solutions to suit their needs. What’s your background and what made you the perfect fit for Whittock Consulting? I grew up in Yate, so the South West...

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Our Top 10 Contract Tips (Part 2)

We have continued to share our series of Top 10 Contract Tips on our social media channels over the summer. Here’s Part 2 of our Contract Tips blog with tips #6-10:   #6 TURN YOUR CONTRACT INTO AN ASSET As well as protecting your business and managing risk, a contract can also be an asset. A well-defined contract pos...

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Should my business have tax investigation insurance?

More than ever before, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are cracking down on individuals and businesses who aren’t paying the right amount of tax. Investigations can be invasive, worrying, long and expensive. But you can avoid those sleepless nights and make sure you and your business are protected with tax investigation insurance. Here...

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Whittock Consulting Ltd is awarded Xero Gold Partner status.

We are delighted to announce that Whittock Consulting Ltd have achieved Xero Gold Champion Partner status. With the additional training our team receive, we are now able to provide the highest level of service and value add to our clients. Whittock Consulting Ltd was set-up in 2013 with a view to supporting growing businesses with outs...

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Whittock Consulting Limited acquires client base of TJS Business Solutions Limited

July 2021 Whittock Consulting Limited (WCL) are pleased to announce its successful acquisition of the accounting client base of TJS Business Solutions Ltd (TJS), allowing its current owner to focus on its coaching business. WCL, based in Warmley, Bristol, has seen significant organic growth over recent years and has now taken the pl...

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Our Top 10 Contract Tips – Part 1

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been sharing our best contract tips via our social media channels. For most small businesses, employing an in-house legal counsel is not an option, but our outsourced business law service could be the perfect fit. If you’d like to follow our series of tips, you can follow us on Linkedin, Twitter or Fa...

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Small business pessimism highlights the need to take insight from your numbers.

According to a recent survey from ACCA UK (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and The Corporate Finance Network, 1 in 5 small businesses believe full trading recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic will take two years. This gloomy prediction came from a survey of accountants representing 7,065 clients. The same articl...

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Post-lockdown Intel for Company Directors

Are you a company director seeking guidance as we exit lockdown? Want to know the potential pitfalls and opportunities that lie ahead? To help you chart the way, here’s our intel on 5 areas on which Company Directors need to be aware. 1. Dividends timebomb? If you’ve taken dividends this year, you need to be sure the busines...

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Companies House – a few changes

Companies House has issued guidance to its customers regarding accessing its services during the ongoing pandemic. Companies House is trying to make access easier utilising electronic means. As such it is encouraging us where possible to meet filing requirements via the online portal. Currently accounts, confirmation statements, certai...

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Goodbye Job Retention Scheme, Hello Job Support Scheme

As of 31st October 2020, the Government’s current job retention scheme will cease. Currently employers can claim up to 70% of an employee’s wages who is on furlough subject to the salary cap. However, last week the Chancellor announced a further scheme aimed to continue to assist employers and prevent unnecessary redundancies. Wha...

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