Nine Ashes Bookkeeping provides accounting and bookkeeping services to small and medium sized businesses. Our friendly team includes a Chartered Accountant and qualified bookkeeper. Our services include year end accounts, VAT preparation, payroll, general bookkeeping, tax advice, self assessment preparation and returns, corporation tax returns, start-up business advice and services and company secretarial advice.

We provide a professional, yet friendly service and are proud to support local businesses. Our clients include charities, builders, schools, medical professionals and business consultants to name but a few. We work closely with our clients to better understand their business so we can give them the best advice and support to help their business succeed.

We are transparent with our fees - we believe in set fees rather than by the hour so you'll know exactly what you owe and won't be hit with any nasty surprises.

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Available 7 days a week including evenings

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • ICAEW Chartered Accountant
  • AAT Qualified Bookkeeper

Serviced Areas

  • Essex and its surrounding areas

Contact Details

  City Ingatestone
  Postcode CM4 0LD
  Address 1 Nine Ashes Farm Cottages
  Phone Number 012 7782 3688

Products & Services

Bookkeeping & Accounts

Bookkeeping – maintaining your records for all of your finances on a regular basis. We’ll arrange a time every month to come to you to collect the paperwork, it’s that easy.
VAT – registration, maintaining good records, preparing and submitting VAT returns.
Management Accounts – quarterly preparation of detailed reports including profit and loss, balance sheet, a detailed report of what customers owe you, and a detailed report of what you owe your suppliers.
Year End Accounts – preparing year end accounts in accordance with accounting standards to agreed timescales and deadlines, giving you plenty of time to know how much tax you may have to pay, months in advance of when it is due.
Accounting Software – We are a certified KashFlow partner and a Quickbooks Online Certified ProAdvisor but also have experience with other accounting software programs.


Administration of PAYE, National Insurance contributions, statutory sick pay, maternity pay, and student loan deductions
Completion of statutory forms
Customised payslips
Taxation of benefits and expenses using the P11D form
Pension, benefits and bonuses advice
Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) returns
Completion of End of Year Return P60

Tax Services

We can prepare, assist with and provide advice on:

Income and corporation tax
Capital gains tax
Self assessment tax returns
Rental income
CIS returns
Capital allowances
HM Revenue & Customs inquiries

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We're now a KashFlow partner, enabling us to provide a more pro-active service to our clients:
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