Working for yourself can bring all sorts of stress and worries, whether that be as a sole trader, sub contractor or owning a limited company, so we aim to make at least one aspect of your business hassle free. We strive to always offer a tailored service that suits you and your business requirements.
You will be invited to meet with us to discuss your business and bookkeeping needs. Each client is individual and time spent on each clients files every month varies. We work to suit you and your budget.
We can look after your payroll needs either weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or anually.
Our Services include:
•Employee payslips provided to staff
•From just £4.00 per employee per payroll
•Pension Integration (see our pensions section for information)
•Weekly, monthly and annual payment plans available to suit you and your company
•Real Time Information (RTI) PAYE returns for the revenue
•Processing starters/leavers/year end forms, P45, P46, P60, P35, P11D and all other payroll calculations
•Employees holiday pay, sick pay, SSP, SMP, student loan deductions
•Unlimited help and advice throughout the year
Initial set up fees apply
P45, P46, P60 P35, P11D 's are all charged separately
VAT is complex. It is essential that your VAT returns are completed correctly in case of any investigations
There are a couple of ways we can help complete your VAT returns
We do your bookkeeping and we then complete the return for you
Give us your books and we'll file the return for you
We complete VAT returns by deadlines to ensure you avoid any penalties.
We can also help with
Applying for VAT registration, completion of VAT registration forms and formalities
Advising if you need to be VAT registered and if it would be beneficial to register
Advising on the best VAT schemes to use suitable for your business
Advice on the VAT schemes to suit your business
We can assist you with all areas of self assessment tax returns, tax enquiries, computation of liabilities, tax disputes and correspondence with HMRC.
You need to complete a Self Assessment Tax Return if you:
- work for yourself
- are a company director
- a sole trader
- part of a partnership
- part of CIS
- are a trustee
- a Minister of religion
- claim annual business expenses higher than £2,500
- Receive un-taxed income that is not collected through a PAYE tax code
Provided by our partner, GD Matthews Chartered Certified Accountants.
GD Matthews was established in 2014 by Matt Garland with the aim of creating a modern approach to accounting. Matt set out to provide an informal and approachable service with all the professionalism you would expect from your accountant.
We understand software is key to minimising the burden of modern-day bookkeeping and compliance. We invest heavily in the most up to date software which enables us to streamline your accounting processes as much as possible and keep costs to a minimum.
If your company runs a PAYE scheme, you must abide by the Auto Enrollment obligations.
Acting and planning ahead in this area is crucial to ensure you are ready before your Staging Date which will be provided to you by The Pensions Regulator. Pensions Regulators are looking to recover all penalties issued so you must be ready for your staging date
Here at DS Business Support, our pensions services run along side or payroll services.
There are many rules regarding auto enrollment:
- You must enroll certain staff into a pension scheme, even if you only have one employee
- All staff must be notified in writing
- It affects all employers with staff in the UK
All pension contributions are are paid for by the employer via direct debit. This figure is calculated and uploaded to the pensions database at the same time that we run your payroll, whether that be weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or annually.