Guide

Choose and work with an accountant

Introduction

Accountants can offer your business a range of services, from basic bookkeeping to specialist business advice.

You may employ an accountant to prepare financial statements for your end-of-year tax return or for other services, such as auditing. By law, your business accounts must be audited each year, although some small companies are exempt.

This guide will help you understand what your business might need from an accountant and how to find an accountant that is right for you.