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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 Nicola WallisMcCarthy ★★★★★ in the last week
    Outstanding service. Excellent communication, personal and individual care and attention.
    Efficient and prompt attention to details. Highly recommended company of professional individuals.
  • Avatar Kate Hinchcliffe ★★★★★ in the last week
    Mercian Accountants were superb at helping me with 2 tricky Trust problems. Graham was always calm & patience itself, giving me some very down to earth advice. Peter was expert in Trust matters & saved me considerable time, trouble & money by completing my complicated tax returns for me within … More a difficult timescale. I can’t recommend them enough.
  • Avatar Adam ★★★★★ in the last week
    I approached mercian for help regarding my account as a self employed person to help me submitting a complete and correct self assessment so far I have been helped and assisted in my struggles they have simplified things for me and made sure I'm in good hand I will follow up on my results ASAP but … More as a whole GRACE has gone above and beyond to make my resignation as smooth as can be update to follow 😊
  • Avatar Giorgio Venturi ★★★★★ in the last week
    I had the pleasure of working with Graham and his team (Leo, Iona, Elena) for almost three years to manage our 2 small businesses. Graham is a delight to speak with and he has an incredible knowledge of tax matters. Leo helped me in several occasions to better understand how to manage by books and his … More patience and communication have been absolutely amazing. Highly recommended!
  • Avatar Ben Folger ★★★★★ 2 weeks ago
    Simon and Natalie were very helpful during the onboarding process and it was very easy. Everything was completely new to me and all my questions were answered very promptly and efficiently. Thank you very much!
  • Avatar Bradley Bullimore ★★★★★ 2 weeks ago
    I have been with Mercian for just over 3 years and their service has been nothing short of impeccable. The knowledge and guidance from Graham really helped while starting off with the financials of my business. Then each member of staff I dealt with over the years have always been very efficient and … More friendly. A special shout out to Natalie, Leo, Iona and Elena. All of which have been a huge help in running my business and advising me the best they can in their own way. Thank you so much!

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Tax News May 2021

By Graham | May 29, 2021

In this issue, we cover a number of recent tax changes and things to be aware of in the future. As usual, please contact us if you wish to discuss any matters further. CJRS “Furlough” Grants The fourth version of the CJRS “furlough” grant scheme runs from 1 May 2021 until 30 September with employees affected…

Register for Making Tax Digital for VAT or risk penalties, HMRC warns

By Graham | May 29, 2021

Businesses who are required to use Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT but not registered could face fines of up to £400, it has been warned. It comes after HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) wrote to 100,000 non-compliant businesses reminding them of their obligations. Under the new rules, VAT-registered businesses with a taxable turnover above…

Working From Home and Tax Relief

By Graham | May 29, 2021

If you work from home on a regular basis, you may be able to claim tax relief. You can now claim quickly and easily for periods up to 5 April 2022. Since the outbreak of Covid-19, working from home has been the new normal for millions of people across the country.  If you are working…

Budget 2021 Key Points

By Graham | March 3, 2021

Download our simple guide to the budget  Download the Budget 2021 Rates and Allowances for 2021-22 Furlough and SEISS The furlough and self-employment income support schemes have been extended until the end of September. Furloughed employees will receive 80pc of their salary, but businesses will be asked to contribute to their wages from the end…

Self-Assessment payment deadline extended

By Graham | February 19, 2021

Today HMRC has announced that Self Assessment taxpayers will not be charged the initial 5% late payment penalty if they pay their tax or make a Time to Pay arrangement by 1st April. The payment deadline for Self Assessment is 31st January and interest will be charged from 1st February on any amounts outstanding. The…

Don’t Pay Any Unnecessary Tax

By Graham | February 11, 2021

  Download our free Tax Planning Checklist It is not long now until the end of the tax year, and the Budget is on 3rd March 2021. Taxpayers across the UK are considering how they can mitigate their liabilities from the last year. To help you prepare, we have put together a helpful checklist. Download…

The VAT Deferral New Payment Scheme

By Graham | February 11, 2021

Many businesses deferred VAT payments due between 20th March and 30th June 2020 as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. These businesses must now consider how they will repay this outstanding tax. They can choose from the following options: Pay the deferred VAT in full by 31st March 2021; Join the VAT Deferral New Payment…

COVID-19 Bounce Back Loan repayment period extended

By Graham | February 8, 2021

The Government has announced changes to the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) available to small businesses in the UK. Companies will now have longer to repay what they have borrowed. Under the current scheme, firms get interest-free loans for the first year. However, many businesses that took out a loan last year will have to…

Nearly 1.8m late filers miss tax return deadline

By Graham | February 3, 2021

More than 10.7m taxpayers filed their tax returns by 31 January. Yet nearly 15% didn’t make the deadline. This is almost twice the amount reported last year.  On 1st February 2021, the day after the 2019/20 self assessment deadline, HMRC had received 10,743,387 returns (which includes expected returns, unsolicited returns and late registrations). 1.8m were outstanding. …

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

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We use the latest tax and accountancy software and provide you with online access to your information at any time.

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