Lighthouse Accountancy Services

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Sole trader and partnership accounts

For completion of accounts from the records provided and reviewing of the same with the client with an aim that you understand the accounts, to identify potential problems or opportunities. To include the completion of personal and partnership tax returns and filing of the same with HMRC.

Fee: £150 - £400, to be agreed upon in initial meeting.


Limited Company Accounts

Completion of the company accounts from the records provided and reviewing of the same with the company Directors to ensure an understanding of the accounts, identifying potential risks and opportunities. To include filing of the accounts with Companies House, submission of the Company tax return to HMRC, completion of the personal tax returns for the Directors and administering the Director's company salary.

Fee: Turnover up to £150.000 - £600

   Turnover over £150,000 - to be agreed in initial meeting


The above fees are an accurate guide but may be higher if insufficient records are kept. However the fees are reduced by 50% if the bookkeeping is completed by ourselves.


Non trading tax return

For those who do not require any accounts but need to file a tax return for another reason, rental income or other income to declare.

Fee: From £75


Bookkeeping and VAT

To include the day to day financial recording for your business and completion and filing of VAT returns as required. To supply the business owner with understandable management reports either on a monthly or quarterly basis. Processes are in place to ensure a fast and efficient service.

Fee: £15 per hour


Payroll Services

For all of your payroll requirements, calcualting deductions due to HMRC and the pay due to staff. We can also assist with your other employer obligations as and when they may arise, such as statutory payments or other deductions.

Fee: Weekly payroll -  Payslips posted -      £30 per month

                 Payslips emailed -     £25 per month

  Monthly payroll -   Payslips posted -      £12.50 per month

                 Payslips emailed -     £10 per month


The above fees are calculated for up to 10 staff members, if you have more than this please call for a quote.

Discounts may be applied if the pay amounts are the same for each pay period, or for only one or two staff.


Workplace pensions

A new headache for most employers, and to ease process, as an add on to our payroll service we now offer a full administration service for your staff pension scheme.

Fee: to be reviewed


Construction Industry Scheme

If you are a contractor working in the construcion industry, we can assist in ensuring you are the right side of the current legislation, as well as veryfying your sub-contractors and completion and filing of your monthly contractor returns to HMRC.

Fee: £200 per year


Company Formations

For registering a new company with Companies House, and registering for all relevant taxes with HMRC.

Fee: £75


Tax investigations and Ad Hoc services

Tax investigations can vary greatly dependant on the subject matter under review, and anyone can be selected completely at random. If you are chosen for such a review we would communicate with HMRC on your behalf to resolve the situation and aim to acheive a positive outcome. Fees for this service would be dependant on the nature of the work required, and would be agreed in the first instance before any work commences.


All fees quoted above include all advice and correspondance.