Our philosophy is to encourage our clients to contact us and to involve us in every major business decision that they make. As such we generally work on fixed fees agreed at the start of each year so that no matter how often you call or visit us the fee for tha t year does not change. Extra charges will be incurred if additional work is taken on over and above that which is agreed at the onset.

Serviced Areas

  • Hertford & Bishop's Stortford

Contact Details

  Website
  City Sawbridgeworth
  Postcode CM21 9AN
  Address 26 Bell Street
  Phone Number 012 7972 6233

Products & Services

Payroll

Running a payroll can be time consuming and complicated and divert resources from the core activities of your business. We can address this by installing payroll software and training your staff. Outsourcing this activity also helps relieve the pressure and we can offer cost-effective solutions. We are able to provide the complete service, what ever the size or complexity of your business, or simply provide support when needed.


Management information

Regular management information is vital to the continued success of any business. We work closely with you to get to know your business so we can make suggestions to help improve profits or to develop and grow your business. We can prepare your monthly or quarterly management accounts to ensure you always have reliable and accurate information on which to base your business decisions.


Business start-up

Most people starting up in business in Sawbridgeworth and the surrounding areas so because they have a good business proposition and the enterprise and commitment to see it through. However, they may not be experts in the legal and financial aspects of running a business and such matters often appear daunting. Fortunately you do not need to be an expert in these fields to succeed in business but you do need the support of a team of trained experts.

We can help. Just bring us your business ideas and we will help you to make them a reality!

We will help you to:

decide on the most suitable structure for your business - sole trader, partnership, limited liability partnership or limited company;
prepare a business plan, cashflow projections, budgets, and trading forecasts;
assess the finance requirements, advise on the best sources of finance and draw up the necessary proposals;
establish a good working relationship with your bank;
complete any registration procedures with Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs;
deal with company secretarial issues;
set up a recording system for your internal use and for complying with statutory requirements;
decide on what computer hardware to buy and help with the installation of accountancy software;
keep on top of bookkeeping, VAT, payroll and other accounting requirements; and
help with all aspects of business compliance and administration.


Bookkeeping

We can help you with all your general bookkeeping requirements, either at your offices or at our office. You may require help to write up books or need us to add the finishing touches to information on bookkeeping systems in order to create your own management information. If you do not employ a bookkeeper then we can take up the role or help you recruit the right person for your business.

  • I would recommend this business

Excellent advice on accounts, tax, mortgages and business. Everything a business owner needs

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  • I would recommend this business

Fantastic service - professional advice - a company to trust - highly recommended

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  • I would recommend this business

Great company - Excellent customer service - wealth of knowledge - pleasure to deal with and very affordable.
Have provided sound advise to our business throughout and has been instrumental to our success.

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From Our Website

Lawrence & Company was established in 1996 and today, we continue to build on our enviable reputation for providing excellent advice and first class service to our business and personal clients alike. As well as general accountancy, audit and tax skills, our management team also have individual specialist skills which enables us to provide clients with a first class service as and when required. With our wealth of experience we pride ourselves on delivering an unparalleled service to all clients, what ever their size or sector.


In today's complicated and strictly regulated financial services market, providing independent financial advice requires specialist knowledge.


As tax advisers based in Sawbridgeworth, our objective is to work closely with you to ensure you pay the minimum tax required by law. We will help you to understand the tax implications of your actions, in order that you can plan ahead and conduct your affairs in a tax efficient way. Under Corporation Tax Self Assessment (CTSA), the legal responsibility for correctly calculating the corporation tax liability falls on business owners. We understand the issues facing owner-managed businesses and can prepare tax returns in a timely and efficient manner.


We provide a range of compliance services to support all aspects of business administration. We can help you by making sure accounts are prepared in the correct format, statutory books and other company secretarial records are kept up-to-date and that all statutory returns are prepared. Our experienced team will relieve you of the regulatory burden and leave you more time to concentrate on other areas of your business. In short, we will make sure everything is in the right format, in the right place and at the right time.