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The Cottons Library

Book Keeping

Service Charge Accounts

Accounting for service charges in the property industry is a highly specialised area that requires expertise and a full understanding of the sector. The preparation

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Accountants for Solicitors

At Cottons, we have many years of experience working with Solicitors, both specialist firms and general practices. We understand the unique accounting and taxation needs

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Company Share Schemes

These are more commonly associated with larger listed companies but they are equally available to smaller companies who wish to provide some kind of incentive

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Company Shareholdings

There comes a stage in most companies especially those who are family owned that the existing shareholding set up no longer works. For example, you

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Tax support from Cottons Chartered Accountants

Inheritance Tax

Giving consideration to the majority of exemptions surrounding inheritance tax being time based it is important to give thought to this important matter before it’s

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Capital Gains Tax

Capital Gains Tax is incurred as a result of making a profit on the sale or transfer of assets, most commonly this tax is calculated

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Cottons as your accountant


QUICK GUIDE: Who needs to submit a self-assessment tax return? Why choose an accountant to complete your self-assessment tax return? While some do try to

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Tax support from Cottons Chartered Accountants


It is not compulsory for all companies to be VAT registered, however, before it is a must to register, some businesses choose to voluntarily do

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Tax support from Cottons Chartered Accountants

Corporation Tax

At Cottons, we pride ourselves in supporting local companies over the years in dealing with their corporation tax. Our tax team will liaise with yourselves

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Business Plans

Organised businesses are successful businesses with careful planning from the outset being imperative to prosperity. However, business plans are not only for start-ups as an

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