Morris Palmer can provide you and your business with an unrivalled commitment and service delivery that spans all of our services. By taking a distinctly different outlook to that traditionally adopted by accountancy practices we can ensure that you benefit from specialist knowledge and total flexibility in meeting your business accounting requirements. Our client base is wide and varied ranging from large organisations through to sole traders. Whatever the size of your business, you can rest easy in the knowledge that your affairs will be handled by a team of dedicated service professionals.

Serviced Areas

  • Portsmouth

Contact Details

  City Waterlooville
  Postcode PO7 7HY
  Address 10 Stakes Hill Rd
  Phone Number 023 9226 3733

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Martin qualified as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1989 and joined Morris Palmer in 1992. Although a general practitioner, Martin has worked assiduously with businesses operating in the property and construction and pharmaceutical sectors. He also works closely with nursing and care home businesses, advising on optimum profit maximisation and extraction strategies. Marti is a Chartered Accountant having joined the firm as a trainee in 2005. Marti is responsible for a broad range of clients operating in sectors including pharmaceuticals, construction, retail and hi-tech.

The Companies Act requires companies to submit various documents within strict time limits. Not only is this a considerable administrative burden, failure to comply can result in potentially severe penalties for directors. Company Secretarial ServicesWe can relieve you of both the burden and the worry by helping with your Company Secretarial duties.

Whether you are an experienced entrepreneur, or taking your first steps to becoming your own boss, deciding to pursue your business ideas is an exciting and challenging prospect. Understanding the most appropriate business structure for your venture is essential to minimise your tax liability and create the right organisational structure for growth, and this is an area where we can advise and work with you. As an integral aspect of our service, and if it is the most appropriate structure, we can form a limited company for you, normally on the same day.

Inheritance Tax can cost your nearest and dearest a small fortune, in some circumstances almost half your estate will go to HM Revenue and Customs. Inheritance Tax planning is therefore vitally important, as with the right planning, it is possible to minimise this tax burden significantly. With today's increasing property prices and no immediate plan to increase the limit at which your Estate is liable to Inheritance Tax, it is even more important to plan for the future as more and more of us fall into the taxable bracket.

We are here to make the annual Self Assessment task easier for you. We appreciate that you have busy lives and HM Revenue and Customs slogan "Tax doesn't have to be taxing" is true. We can liaise directly with your bank, building society, stockbroker or investment portfolio holder to obtain information from them. We also pride ourselves on being tax investigation specialists should HM Revenue and Customs open up an investigation into your affairs.

The last decade has seen significant changes in tax regulation. Tax is a highly complex area where our specialist knowledge, not only of the rules and regulations, but also the mechanics and nuances, can ensure that your business and personal wealth is protected as far as possible. Our aim is to reduce the taxes you pay, and for you to be sure that you never pay more tax than is required. Our skilled tax team is here to ensure that your business and personal tax affairs are dealt with in order to guarantee that your tax payments are minimised.

Xero is an online accounting software programme based in the cloud, which provides you with a real-time view of your accounts anytime and anywhere - from your PC, Mac, mobile phone or tablet. The cloud is an ideal platform for accounting - it is available anywhere you have an internet connection, and can transfer live data in real-time. Xero is a secure solution now used by over 300,000 businesses, and being cloud-based it is automatically backed-up, always uses the latest version of software available and removes the need for expensive upgrades.

Though business owners traditionally regard the annual audit and preparation of annual accounts as a cost centre - a necessary evil that adds no value to the business - we strive to transform it into a profit centre. Besides helping you meet the statutory requirements, we also take the opportunity to conduct a review of your financial and management systems. This can often result in our identifying potential problem areas and recommending opportunities to improve your business performance. We discuss the problems and opportunities with you and help you implement any agreed solutions.