Abbey Tax

Abbey Tax is the UK's leading fee protection insurance provider and independent tax consultancy to accountants.

Its acquisitions of Accountax, HowarthLynch and, more recently, Gabelle in January 2017 have secured this position making it the trusted partner to over 3,000 accountancy practices and other professional intermediaries, with a reputation built on offering the highest service standards within the marketplace.

Abbey Tax has more than 75 highly experienced in-house tax and VAT specialists who offer an extensive range of consultancy services, including:

• R&D tax relief
• Grant funding
• Patent Box tax relief
• Video games tax relief
• Property tax
• Inheritance tax planning, will writing and trusts
• Status and CIS Protection
• IR35 contract reviews
• Capital allowances
• Tax issues affecting OMBs
• Tax issues affecting sportspeople and entertainers
• Trusts and estates
• Tax enquiries, disputes and disclosures

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Service starts with listening. We take the time to understand your specific goals, design a program that fits your needs, aggressively negotiate coverage, and implement a service plan. You will have the same dedicated service team throughout the entire process which allows us to anticipate your needs and create accountability.
Contact: Ian Saxelby Tel: 01179065033
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Keys Finance

Keys Finance provide the UK’s leading fee finance product for accountants by guaranteeing payment of all client fees back to the practice with  Next Day Funding. This applies to all fees, irrelevant of the fee value. Our facility can be used to engage new clients, fund work completed with agreed invoice values, project work, tax strategy planning, corporate finance and for aged debts.

Keys Group are an independent finance house based in Belfast and have been successfully transacting Professional Fee Finance and Premium Finance for almost 30 years. Working primarily with Accountants, Solicitors and Insurance Intermediaries throughout the UK & Ireland, we have absolute focus on our core markets which enables us to deliver a service second to none.

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PFP Debtor Protection

FFP Solutions

FFP Solutions Ltd are a specialist finance broker who arrange all types of funding for professional firms and SME’s alike. We are authorised and regulated by The Financial Conduct Authority and are members of the National Association of Commercial Finance Broker, so you can be assured that both you are your clients are in good hands.

We have introduced a corporation tax facility which has proven to be highly successful. This involves the accountant sending out a quote along with the tax computation to fund the tax bill over 12 monthly instalments. As well has corporation tax, we can also help you and your clients with funding self-assessment and VAT in adition to working capital financing. 

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OCRex specialises in the development of OCR software solutions. The company have developed AutoRec which automates the process of performing bank reconciliations and analysis from paper bank / credit card statements. For accountancy practitioners, AutoRec reduces the time taken to perform bank reconciliations by up to 90%. Nearly 1,000 practices have subscribed to AutoRec in just two years. Its time you found out why!

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Clarke Bell

Clarke Bell (Insolvency Practitioners)

Clarke Bell provide a low-cost, nationwide liquidation service.


For companies with cashflow problems, the cost of an insolvent liquidation (CVL) is from £1,995 (all inclusive).


For solvent companies wanting to close down with a tax-effective MVL, our fee is £995 +VAT + disbursements.



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Xero,is the global leader in cloud accounting. Over 300,000 people worldwide now use Xero to get instant, mobile access to their accounts in the cloud.

Helping accountancy practices really add value for their clients is what we’re all about at Xero.

You collaborate with your clients online through the single ledger, creating a new type of working relationship that goes beyond just meeting their basic compliance requirements. With Xero you can evolve into a truly modern practice – one where experience and expertise turn you into a trusted business adviser.

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First Corporate was created in 1994 with a view to offering a “different approach” to company law services. With personnel that are not just experienced and qualified in corporate law but have an excellent understanding and appreciation of the needs of the modern practice.


We provide a range of services that include Company Formations, Share Restructuring, Share for Share Exchanges, Restoration of a company, Purchase of Own Shares, Reduction of Share Capital and free advice on Company Law matters.


We are also suppliers of First Order one of the UK’s leading Company Secretarial Software systems.

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Established in 1998, JE Consulting has built and developed a highly respected marketing agency which specialises in working with the accountancy and legal sectors.   We work with over 100 professional firms across the UK and are constantly adapting and evolving our services to introduce new innovative communication campaigns to meet the needs of our clients in today’s social media-dominated market place. With offices in the Midlands and London, clients have access to highly experienced marketing people who understand the commercial realities of running a professional firm.


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The scale of the systematic and seismic cyber & digital risks that face the connectivity of this planet, requires preparedness to build a response led defence framework with adaptive solutions to ensure resilience, continuity and advantage.

Sequrest creates these cyber & digital defence frameworks.

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Company paid benefits:

Company paid benefits include Life Assurance, Income Protection, Private Medical Insurance, Health Cash Plans and the Employee Assistance Programme.  If you currently have any of these schemes already in place we can provide b enchmarking/market reviews of your existing arrangement.  Regardless if your budget is £10 or £1,000 per employee per year, there is the opportunity to add value to your employment package.  My Benefits World works with companies from 3+ employees.  

Voluntary Employee Benefits:

My Benefits World offers your business the ability to provide employees with access to a wide range of (employee paid) voluntary benefits.   All of the benefits have been designed to be simple to administer with online application.  If employees have any questions or queries they can contact us directly. 

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TCH Salsa

TCH Salsa is an Employee Car Salary Sacrifice scheme which can be offered to your staff and also to your clients and their staff as a key, fee earning product and a worthwhile employee benefit.

Through your Charter Group membership each scheme is free of charge and so can potentially provide the practice with additional fees as well as being a potential client/staff retention tool and fee earner based around your advice. All transactions are through an easy to  administer secure and company branded portal and  we will help with accompanied visits etc.  

Despite recent HMRC changes there are still income tax savings to be enjoyed on lower co2 emission cars and the range of such cars is increasing at pace. 

The scheme provides an employee with a brand-new car with no deposit or credit check and everything is included - only the fuel to add!. Employees also benefit from the additional discounts obtained via the TCH buying power.

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Insignis offers active management of cash deposits to improve returns on your money. Opening multiple bank accounts to benefit from ever changing rates is too time consuming. With a single Insignis account, you gain access to the whole savings market. Whether you are an  individual, company, charity, trust or local authority, we can help.

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Qubic is a national firm of tax specialists, with offices in London (the Gherkin) and Newcastle, which provides specialist tax planning solutions to a range of clients across the UK. Incorporated in January 2008, Qubic are a member firm of the ICAEW and also an accredited Investors in People firm. Qubic employ a range of experts including accountants, solicitors, tax advisers, and ex-HMRC Tax Inspectors, and Qubic’s Directors have a Big 4 heritage. Qubic have long standing relationships across the UK with accountancy/tax firms, law firms and financial advisers, and Qubic’s aim is to work closely with clients to achieve the most tax efficient outcomes for their particular requirements.

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Claydon Partners

Claydon Partners are a specialist Foreign Exchange and International Payments service provider. Our market leading platform enables your clients to take control of their foreign currency purchasing and payments. In addition to the platform our dedicated dealers are available to discuss market moves and help with future transaction planning and budgeting. We pride ourselves on trust and integrity and strive to deliver a tailored service to suit each clients Foreign Exchange needs.

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