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Welcome to Mercian Accountants – Your Trusted Partners in Financial Growth

At Mercian Accountants, we pride ourselves on delivering tailored accounting solutions that cater to the unique needs of businesses of every scale. Our expertise extends from meticulous bookkeeping to strategic tax planning, all designed to propel your financial aspirations and business growth.

As a distinguished UK accounting firm, we are dedicated to serving clients across the UK and internationally, including individuals and businesses. Our comprehensive services include bookkeeping, tax planning, cutting-edge cloud accounting, payroll management, wills and probate services, and more, ensuring a one-stop solution for all your financial needs.

Our commitment goes beyond just providing services. We are your guides and supporters in the financial landscape, offering solutions and the peace of mind and assurance that comes with knowing your financial matters are in expert hands. Staying abreast of the latest technical and legislative changes, we ensure our approach continually adapts to meet the evolving needs of businesses and private individuals.

Join us at Mercian Accountants, where your financial success and aspirations are our top priority.

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See what our clients say about us in their own words. Here are a few of the most recent ones, and you can see many more on our Google Reviews page.

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  • Avatar Martin Fahy ★★★★★ in the last week
    Very happy to recommend Mercian Accountants. Their service offering is efficient, professional and delivered to a high standard.
  • Avatar Jess Halliday ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
    I found Mercian through Unbiased, and they stepped up to handle my tax return at the very last minute, for which I am very grateful. Jake Holdroyd did a fantastic job at getting his head around my accounts. He was communicative, prompt, unflappable, and called me to deal with a few last minute queries. … More It is a relief to know my taxes were filed by someone who really knows what they were doing.
  • Avatar Gabriele Baldocci ★★★★★ a month ago
    I recently had the pleasure of working with Mercian Accountants, and I must say, their services were nothing short of incredible. As a business owner, navigating the complexities of financial management can be daunting. Mercian Accountants made this process seamless, providing expert guidance through … More every stage of my business. Their team, starting with their director, Graham, is remarkably knowledgeable, always available to answer my questions and offer advice. What impressed me most was their commitment to understanding my business’s unique needs and tailoring their services accordingly. Their expertise not only helped me in day-to-day financial management but also in strategic planning for my business’s future. I highly recommend Mercian Accountants to anyone looking for top-notch accounting services. Their professionalism, expertise, and personalised approach are truly commendable.
    A special thanks to Leo, who completely exceeded my expectations today by solving some issues I had in my books, with an incredibly professional and kind approach.
  • Avatar Michelle Hamill ★★★★★ a month ago
    Thank you Graham for such a helpful, clear and informative meeting. I had all of my queries answered with different solutions and options to suit my needs. I felt listened to and that my needs were taken seriously. I look forward continuing working together.
  • Avatar Nick Dawson ★★★★★ a month ago
  • Avatar Michael M ★★★★★ a month ago
    Have used Mercian Accountants for several years now & always very well looked after, currently by Leo & Iona !! Would recommend to anyone !!

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Property118, Cotswold Barristers, and HMRC

By Graham | February 14, 2024

If you are or have been a client of Property118 or Cotswold Barristers, please seek urgent independent tax and legal advice. We’ve been watching with a growing sense of dread the saga unfolding over at Tax Policy Associates about these firms. Property118 and Cotswold Barristers operate together, offering a tax avoidance scheme for buy-to-let landlords.…

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Is your company in possession of any residential property valued at over £500k?

By Graham | February 8, 2024

If so, it is necessary for you to complete an ATED return (Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings) and fulfill the corresponding tax obligations. ATED returns are due in April each year for the following tax year. Therefore, for the 2024/2025 tax year, ATED Returns ought to have been submitted to HMRC by 30 April 2024,…

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HMRC letters to company directors on undeclared dividend income

By Graham | February 7, 2024

HMRC is contacting Company directors suspected of receiving dividends without declaring the income on their Self-Assessment Tax Returns Business owners have been receiving letters from HMRC as part of a recent campaign. These letters notify them about the potential requirement to declare dividend income. HMRC has been conducting investigations on company reserves, specifically targeting those…

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February 2024 Newsletter

By Graham | February 2, 2024

Welcome to our latest monthly tax newswire. We hope you enjoy reading this newsletter and find it useful. Contact us if you wish to discuss any issues further. Tax-Year-End Tax Planning It’s not too late to undertake some end-of-year tax planning. If you have some spare cash, an obvious tax planning point would be to…

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Understanding Capital Gains Tax Rate: Your Comprehensive Guide

By Graham | January 25, 2024

Seeking the capital gains tax rate? Whether you’re a basic or higher rate taxpayer, it’s essential to understand how much you’ll owe when selling assets like shares or property. This article breaks down the rates, guides you through the calculation process, and shares tax-saving strategies. Get the clarity you need to navigate the complexities of…

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Understanding What is a Dormant Company: A Complete Guide

By Graham | January 21, 2024

If you’re asking ‘what is a dormant company,’ you’re looking at a business that exists on paper but is silent in the marketplace—no trading, no commercial activity. It’s a resting state that carries particular rules and benefits, from simpler reporting to tax nuances. This article provides the essential roadmap to understanding the concept of dormancy…

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HMRC Letters to landlords concerning rental costs

By Graham | January 8, 2024

HMRC One to Many Letters to Landlords From December 2023 onwards, HMRC has been issuing One to Many letters to taxpayers who filled out property income sections of their 2021/22 tax return and made claims for repair and maintenance expenses. HMRC is worried that recipients of this correspondence may have mistakenly included capital expenses within…


Mastering Bookkeeping: Essential Tips for Managing Your Business Finances

By Graham | January 8, 2024

What is bookkeeping, and why is it critical for your business’s success? From facilitating informed decisions to ensuring compliance with tax laws, bookkeeping is the systematic recording of financial transactions that is indispensable for any business. This article cuts through the complexity, offering you actionable bookkeeping strategies, systems, and tools integral to managing your finances…

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Effortless Payroll Service Solutions for UK Businesses: Simplify Your Payroll Processing

By Graham | January 8, 2024

Are you evaluating payroll services for your UK business? This article demystifies payroll management by discussing how the right payroll service can save you time and money, keep you compliant, and support your business goals. We’ll give you the straight facts, letting you focus on what matters—running your business. Key Takeaways Streamlined Payroll Services for…

What We Offer

Bespoke, professional service

Mercian offers a personal and bespoke service, providing solutions that are tailored to each client.

A modern approach

At Mercian we embrace technological advances.
We use the latest tax and accountancy software and provide you with online access to your information at any time.

No-fuss fixed fees

High-quality advice doesn’t have to come with a high price tag attached. Value for money is at the heart of what we do, and with our fixed fees there are no nasty surprises.

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Start on the path to financial clarity and success with Mercian Accountants. Whether you're looking to streamline your business finances, optimise tax strategies, or need expert guidance through complex financial landscapes, our team is here to assist.

Contact us now to schedule a consultation and discover how we can tailor our accounting expertise to your unique needs. Let's work together to turn your financial goals into reality.

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