We offer a professional, yet personal accounting service to individuals, small businesses, charities and not-for-profit organisations. We offer clients a complete service, from the initial maintaining of bookkeeping records, through to the preparation of financial accounts and completion of tax returns.Schedule a ConsultationLearn More
Preparing accounts for Sole traders, Partnerships, Limited Companies, LLPs, Charities and Not-for-profit organisations.
Assisting with setting up computerised accounting systems to comply with the requirements of Making Tax Digital and providing ongoing training.
Entering purchase invoices & expenses. Creating sales invoices and receiving customer payments. Reconciling bank and credit card accounts. Monitoring supplier and customer ledgers. Preparing monthly or quarterly management accounts.
Processing weekly or monthly payrolls, including RTI filing. Providing weekly or monthly payslips. Calculating monthly or quarterly PAYE & NIC liabilities. Providing weekly or monthly payroll reports. Processing P45 forms and submitting to HMRC. Completing payroll year-end procedures. Ensuring compliance with Auto-Enrolment pension regulations.
Assisting with the completion of VAT Returns and advising on VAT registration & de-registration, Making Tax Digital and other VAT issues.
Providing business & personal tax advice and completing Tax Returns for individuals, partnerships & Limited Companies.
We are based in Northumberland, but provide services remotely to clients throughout England and also outside of the UK. Our portfolio of clients includes businesses within the manufacturing, retail, TV & film, marketing, beauty & e-commerce sectors, together with professional consultants, tradesmen and farmers.
Curlew Accounting is managed by Paul Barron. Paul is a member of both the Institute of Certified Practising Accountants and the Association of Accounting Technicians. He is also an Affiliate member of the Association of Charity Independent Examiners. Paul has worked within the accountancy profession since 1991. He trained with a large independent practice in Newcastle upon Tyne, before spending almost ten years with a small practice in Hexham and then working as a manager within a top-30 national accountancy firm. Paul's experience includes accounts preparation, VAT returns, payroll, bookkeeping and associated personal & business taxation matters for a wide range of clients.
Paul has worked with a variety of different manual and computerised bookkeeping systems. He specialises in QuickBooks and is a member of the Quickbooks Professional Advisors programme. Paul was also the Treasurer and a Director of a charitable company managing a local pre-school nursery from 2005 – 2009. This voluntary role gave Paul valuable experience of the day to day issues involved in running a small charity and not-for-profit organisation.
If you would like to arrange an initial free consultation with Paul, please complete the form below.