SKG are one of the North East's premier accountancy firms. We have been helping businesses grow for many years in across the North East. Our firm delivers exceptional accounting services, business planning and start up business support.

We are specialists in answering questions and providing solutions for small to medium size businesses and individuals all over the North East. We strive to provide our clients with professional accounting services to help them achieve their goals. From business planning support to advice on how to start up a business, we can help. We provide outstanding accounting services across the North East.

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • CPA
  • ALTA

Serviced Areas

  • North East England

Payment Options

  • Cash, Cheque, Credit and Debit Card

Contact Details

  City Blaydon
  Postcode NE21 4TE
  Address Ryton Ind Est/Newburn Bridge Rd
  Phone Number 019 1414 4409
  Fax 01914990075

Products & Services

Business start-up

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 HMRC
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

Compliance services

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 your core business activities. In short, we will make sure everything is in the right format, in the right place and at the right time.

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From Our Website

SKG Business Services was established in 2003 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. We have many clients in the local community, and service businesses, small and large, across many sectors. As well as accountancy, audit and tax skills, our two partners also have individual specialisms which enable us to provide clients with a first class tailored service. With our wealth of experience we pride ourselves on delivering an unparalleled service to all clients, whatever their size or sector.

In today's complicated and strictly regulated financial services market, providing independent financial advice requires specialist knowledge. Whether you have one employee or 100 employees, auto enrolment places significant responsibilities on an employer. Employers need to enrol many of their employees into a work based pension scheme and pay some pension contributions.

Your professional and personal goals are central to our consulting services; we take the time to get to know you better so we can offer the best advice. Our management consultancy service can review your credit control, stock control, budgeting and financial reporting systems and allow you to take full control of these key areas of your business. We can also help you address specific problem areas in your business such as gross profit, cost control and stock valuation. Effective management information will allow you to seize opportunities when they arise or identify problems quickly so you can take effective corrective action.

Most people starting up in business do so because they have a good business proposition and the enterprise and commitment to see it through. Most however are not experts in the legal and financial aspects of running a business and such matters can 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.

As tax advisers, 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 know that numbers can take the fun out of running a business, so our dedicated team will deal with all of your accounting needs so you can concentrate on what you are great at. Whether you're an established business or just starting out, we will work with you to find solutions to your finance and business problems, either at our Gateshead office or onsite with you. We can help take your business to the next level with our range of services, tailored to your requirements. Our expert team will go above and beyond to ensure you have everything you need to reach your aspirations.