Nicolson Accountancy - what we do

People-first accounting

Businesses are just like people – they come in all shapes and sizes. As such Nicolson deliver an accounting service perfectly designed for you and your business.

Nicolson Accountancy - putting clients first

People-first accounting

Businesses are just like people – they come in all shapes and sizes. As such Nicolson deliver an accounting service perfectly designed for you and your business.

Nicolson Accountancy - for the taxpayer

People-first accounting

Businesses are just like people – they come in all shapes and sizes. As such Nicolson deliver an accounting service perfectly designed for you and your business.

Nicolson are an award-winning accountancy firm based in Scotland, who act for over 2,000 clients across the UK and throughout Europe and the USA. Clients ranging from single person business to international companies turning over in excess of £100m.

Nicolson specialisms

What we do

Nicolson Accountancy go way beyond the usual range of services, and can also provide an extended range of services to individuals and businesses that you may not expect.

Nicolson Accountancy - our range of services
Nicolson Accountancy - for the taxpayer

Nicolson banking

Powered by Tide, no monthly or annual fees, we take a tiny fee when you move money between accounts or move cash – FREE for your first year.

Nicolson Accountancy - not you usual accountants

Nicolson knowledge

Not every business works from a desk and even less 9 to 5, Nicolson everywhere accounting fits into your working life. Access your accounts from your smartphone, tablet or desk.

Switch to Nicolson

From time to time you may decide it is in your best interests to switch accountants. This guide outlines the basic steps involved and the likely time it will take to join Nicolson Accountancy.

Nicolson Accountancy - here for you
Nicolson Accountancy - meet our people

Nicolson team

From a judo expert to a part-time semi-professional dog walker, 50 year old surfer to an aspiring Vanessa-Mae, meet the individuals…

30 May 2020

Local Authority Grants – tax treatment

Under the coronavirus special measures, local authority grants can help businesses with Small Business Grant Fund (SBGF) and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund (RHLGF) payments. If your business receives such a grant must it pay tax on it?

Angus Nicolson

9 May 2020

Government Gateway account

Goverment Gateway account

You will need a Gateway account to be able to claim the Self Employment Income Support Scheme. Here are the instructions how to create an account.

Angus Nicolson

4 May 2020

Self employed Income Support Scheme

Corona virus guidance support has been enhanced by the Government, and there is now a single point of contact for all funding advice.

There is a gateway for all Government support which is the best place to start if you are a business.  The gateway is accessible at https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus/business-support.

Angus Nicolson

25 March 2020

Job Retention Scheme

Details of the Job Retention Scheme and Business Interruption Loans, as updated on 13/4/20.  Now with details of how to claim, and what we will do for you.

The published version of the information is at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wage-costs-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme and covers the scheme in some detail.  HMRC will continue to issue further guidance using their new powers to explain precisely how the scheme will operate.

The Coronavirus Job Retention scheme provide for government grants which will cover 80% of the normal salary of PAYE employees who would otherwise have been laid off as a result of this crisis. The scheme is open to any employer and will cover the cost of wages backdated to 1 March 2020 and will be open before the end of April. It will continue for at least three months, and can include workers who were in employment on 28 February.

Angus Nicolson

Glasgow
31 Lynedoch St.
G3 6EF

Kilmarnock
71 King Street
KA1 1PT

Stornoway
49-50 Bayhead
HS1 2DZ

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