We believe your accountant should do a lot more than just report on how your business is doing - he or she should help you identify opportunities to improve your bottom line and support you in trying to realise them. Our watchword is 'commitment'. We take our clients' interests to heart and strive to be proactive recommending value added solutions. Of course we can take care of all your routine bookkeeping, accounting, auditing, and company secretarial requirements, thereby freeing up valuable time and resources for you to apply to running your business; but we also go the extra mile.

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Accounts, Taxation, VAT, Payroll, Management Accounting

Professional Associations & Certifications


Serviced Areas

  • Exeter, Honiton,Tiverton, Exmouth, Budleigh Salterton

Contact Details

  City Exeter
  Postcode EX3 0PW
  Address Woodbury House, Green Lane Exton
  Phone Number 013 9287 5391

Products & Services

Business Accountancy Services

Bookkeeping and Accounting
At M J Smith believe in offering a client choice, we encourage you to use whatever method of book keeping you feel happy with. Our main office is based in Exeter, Devon so we can offer local Accounting and Taxation services and bookkeeping assistance as well as being able to work with you remotely if you choose a Cloud Accounting Solution.

Business Startup
Most people who start up in business need help from accountants especially in the early years. Starting your own business can be daunting but with the right help and the right ideas can lead to a successful venture and the freedom most entrepreneurs strive for.

Company Secretarial
The Companies Act needs to be adheared to and we can take this laborious task off your hands. Our Company Secretarial services include company formations and name change and preparation and filing of statutory returns as well as statutory books and company law advice.

Human Resources
In today’s climate the need for professional HR help is essential. For today’s employers, the area of human resources is a two-edged sword. On the one hand, recruiting, retaining, and motivating good employees is vital to the performance and profitability of any business. As a client, you will have access to one of the UK’s leading HR specialists through Peninsular and our Taxwise insurance program.

With the introduction of RTI and now Auto enrolment payroll has become an ever increasing burden on businesses. Administering your payroll can be time consuming, diverting energy and resources from the core activities of your business. Even if you have only a few employees, you will make savings by engaging us to administer your entire payroll.

Personal tax planning

With the tax regime being so complex and more emphasis being put on taxpayers’ individual responsibilities and with making tax digital everyone who is subject to taxation needs professional advice, if they are to optimise their tax position and ensure they meet all the compliance requirements.

Tax planning comes in all shapes and sizes from filing your tax return, capital gains tax advice, property ownership, buy to lets, dividend planning, inheritance tax planning, residency and the interrelation with business assets and employment, the individual now more than ever needs help.

  • I would recommend this business

Great customer service, made sure that my accounts are in on time cups of tea service with a smile what more could you ask for. Thank you Miles and Tom

Value for money
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Customer Testimonials

We have been very happy clients of MJ Smith & Co since 2007. Consistently excellent. Recommended.

Excellent and affordable services. Very knowledgeable. I would recommend M J Smith & Co to any business.

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