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Accounting services in Scotland

Nicolson’s reputation has been built on knowledge and enthusiasm

Accounting services are a core service offering from Nicolson Accountancy. We can provide the full range of professional tax and accounting services. Our skill is to work with individuals and businesses large and small. Our delivery level is being that you would expect from practice of our size and experience.

As a firm of qualified accountants we have a wide range of skills and abilities to all of our clients. Each of us has specialist areas in which we have particular skills or abilities, or interests. But as a team Nicolson Accountancy can punchAbove our weight. Each of us provide the knowledge that the vast majority of our clients require on a day to day basis.

Tax returns

We deal with Tax Returns to the Inland Revenue almost every day and know their procedures and expectations intimately, which allows us to advise and act for you in all taxation matters in the most efficient manner possible.

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VAT advice

VAT is one of the most trying taxes for the ordinary business to manage. We can advise on the flat rate schemes and on annual accounting schemes that can give you a better cash flow, or even cut your liability.

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Payroll outsourcing

  1. We process well over 20,000 payslips a year, ranging from single employees to payrolls costing £3m per month, so we are very well placed to deal with all your requirements for a fixed price every time you need to run a payroll.

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As you may be aware, the government has introduced pensions legislation that means that all employers, regardless of size, have to automatically enrol all their qualifying employees into a suitable pension scheme and make contributions to it from a certain date.

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Online accounting

Choosing the right accounting package is important – we support different solutions, Kashflow, Xero and Quickbooks. We don’t force clients down a particular route, instead working with you to select the appropriate package for you and your business.

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Making Tax Digitial

The government is phasing in its landmark Making Tax Digital (MTD) regime, which will see taxpayers moving to a fully digital tax system over the coming years, beginning with MTD for VAT. This factsheet highlights some key areas to consider.

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Registered office

Only companies registered in Scotland can have a Registered Office in Scotland, and we understand that many people like to open Scottish offices to give them a wider UK coverage.  In addition, many companies need a service base in Scotland to give them a local mailing address.

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Nicolson Accountancy can help you and your staff to understand your responsibilities and devise and implement training plans to help your organisation grow.

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