Managing All of Your Accounting Needs

Bourne Accountancy provides unparalleled, personalized accounting services to a broad range of clients across the East Surrey area. As your Accountant, I’m here to ensure that all of your financial decisions are made carefully and with your best interests in mind. Whatever you need, I have the clout and the experience to take care of your finances.

Individuals

We communicate with our clients regularly to understand their medium and long term goals. We are the ‘safe hands’ for the management of your money.

Inheritance Tax

Guiding you through the process and ensure you don’t pay more than you have to. We help you to protect your wealth and look after your family

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Areas covered by the Bourne Accountancy practice

Advisers for Start-ups & Small Businesses

Tailor-made solutions for your business to save you money and pay as little tax as you legally need to. We will be the first to help you whenever you need it.

Investment Property

We provide expert advice on landlord accounting services, property consultancy and strategy, property account services and non-resident landlord tax returns.

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Personal Accountants

Good tax advice relies on knowing your client, communicating with them regularly and understanding their medium and long term goals. Choosing your tax adviser is therefore a commitment for the long term and one you want to get right.

Areas covered by the Bourne Accountancy practice

Personal Tax Advice

Good tax advice relies on knowing your client, communicating with them regularly and understanding their medium and long term goals. Choosing your tax adviser is therefore a commitment for the long term and one you want to get right.

Self Assessment Tax Returns

Most people don’t enjoy preparing their annual tax return, particularly where they don’t feel they fully understand the requirements and complexities within tax laws, however, the process of preparing the return is often the point where potential tax planning opportunities are identified. Let us help you.

Areas covered by the Bourne Accountancy practice

Advisers for Start-ups & Small Businesses

It’s incredibly important to do something you love, we know that you also need to make a living and maintain sound finances.

Small business’ is a generic, loose term and can include all types of company, from a one-man band to a multi-million pound turnover business. We have worked alongside all sizes of business during every stage of their life cycle and can apply our vast expertise to your own situation.

​What you’re probably looking for from your accountant are ways to save money and pay as little tax as you legally need to. We offer much more than that and will be the first to help you whenever you need it.

Whether you are looking to grow, increase your profitability, diversify or exit, we can support you every step of the

We have worked alongside all sizes of business during every stage of their life cycle and can apply our vast expertise to your own situation.

What you’re probably looking for from your accountant are ways to save money and pay as little tax as you legally need to. We offer much more than that and will be the first to help you whenever you need it.

Whether you are looking to grow, increase your profitability, diversify or exit, we can support you every step of the way.

Accounting Services for Start-up & Small Business

Tax Services

When running a small company, ensuring that you pay the correct, but lowest amount of tax possible is an important part of the compliance a business needs to undertake.  Tax returns and legislation are complex, so you will need to rely on an expert. Getting your corporate tax returns wrong can end in penalties, but perhaps a more common problem for many businesses is the missed opportunities that regular tax advice avoids. Most tax planning work requires a review of numerous taxes at one time and so having specialist knowledge is key to achieving the optimal tax position.

VAT rightly has a reputation for being one of the most complex taxes and even for small businesses and the admin burden is significant.  This causes headache and worry.

We understand that you don’t have time to worry about this.  We support businesses to deal with their VAT obligations, whether that is preparing their book-keeping and VAT returns, advising on complex VAT issues and VAT planning opportunities, or dealing with a VAT inspection.

As a firm of Chartered Tax Advisers, our team have the necessary expertise to assist in even complex and difficult cases.

VAT Advice for Small Business

Inheritance Tax

Bourne are specialists in dealing with UK inheritance tax, which is without doubt the most unpopular Tax in the UK and often referred to as the death tax as a result.   In recent years the government have strived to make the rules

surrounding taxation easier to understand but with the value of properties increasing faster than inflation never before have so many individuals been at risk of being caught in the Inheritance Tax Trap.  it makes sense to seek expert advice early and reduce your exposure.

Questions we are often asked include:

how much is inheritance tax

how to avoid inheritance tax

How to calculate inheritance tax

How to complete inheritance tax forms

What are the rules around inheritance tax gifts

What’s the inheritance tax on property

What is the inheritance tax rate

What are the inheritance tax rules

What is the inheritance tax threshold

Everyone’s situation is different so there is usually no textbook answer, we recommend you speak to us directly and allow us to better understand your interests and highlight how the inheritance tax rules will impact you.

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What We Focus On

Estate planning

You need the right advice to ensure that those you care most about are the ones who benefit the most from your lifetime of work. Our chartered accountants will help you understand your options and explore the ways in which we can help drive down your inheritance tax liabilities.

Self assessment services

Your self assessment tax return is capable of tying you up in knots and placing demands on you that can result in mistakes being made amongst piles of paperwork. It can be far from simple; yet beyond these reasons, engaging us to handle your self assessment tax return means you have the chance to ensure you’re benefiting from all the tax breaks available to you.

Trusts and executorship

Trusts are capable of ensure you put your loved ones and chosen beneficiaries before the tax man. By placing your assets into trusts our team tap into a straightforward and wholly dependable method of tax liability reduction. We’ll help you to understand the application and potential of trusts and executorships, ensuring that this route is right for you and your family.

Investment Property

We provide expert advice on landlord accounting services, property consultancy and strategy, property account services and non-resident landlord tax returns.

Investment Property Portal facilitates landlords in dealing with the taxation of their property assets in relation to lettings, tenants & agents, tax allowable expenses, property leases, capital gains, inheritance, property portfolios and overseas purchases.

Landlord Accounting Services

More and more individuals are investing in property, due to long term investment performance and capital growth and because other forms of investments have generated a low yield in recent years. This is particularly the case in the Southeast of the UK, where capital returns over the medium to long term have been significant.

Non-Resident Landlord Tax Returns

Dealing with the various property tax issues is a difficulty that landlords accept they will have to contend with.  Added to which the tax rules for non resident property owners have become more complex in recent years as the property tax and capital gains tax rules have changed.

We act for a large number of non-resident landlords, providing a complete tax and accountancy support service.  We are qualified and regulated accounting and tax professionals, with experience supporting individuals with international tax affairs.

Property Accounting Services

The tax and accountancy rules for landlords and property investors are changing. More and more landlords realise that having a property accountant or tax adviser to support them is key to ensuring they stay compliant and also minimise their tax bill. There are many very good general firms out there but having someone we a specialism adds greater value.