Services

Bookkeeping services

Sakura bookkeeping services allows you as a business owner, or entrepreneur, to maintain your business compliant. If you are involved in constantly trying to grow your business, you will already be familiar with the annual compliance requirements for HMRC and Companies House.

Additionally, there is also the often challenging and very time consuming effort of ensuring that the ‘day to day’ bookkeeping of the business is maintained up to date, every month, along with your other regular responsibilities.

As 2019 witnessed the introduction of ‘Making Tax Digital (MTD)’ by HMRC, this will only continue to be expanded into other areas of tax, meaning the necessity to use and be familiar with online accountancy software, such as Xero or Quickbooks Online will become more important, if not compulsory.

With our focus on Xero and Quickbooks Online as our core accountancy software within Sakura, along with other appropriate software and business apps, we will ensure that our clients are at the forefront as MTD progresses, while also simplifying and streamlining the ‘day to day’ bookkeeping as much as possible.

We provide a full outsourced bookkeeping service for our clients. However, for those start up or early stage businesses who may not yet be ready to fully outsource their bookkeeping, we offer a suite of flexible support services to keep them on track.

Benefits of Bookkeeping Services

  1. Reduce stress and improve your quality of life by freeing up evenings and weekends.
  2. Benefit from our accountancy and technical experience to manage your regular bookkeeping quickly and efficiently.
  3. Obtain cash from your Customers more quickly through highlighting late payers, and also be able to pay your Suppliers on time.
  4. Simplify the end of year process with better quality data and reduced effort in order to complete statutory accounts.
  5. Ensure that the basic financial platform is in place for the business, ahead of any potential budgeting process or where any lending, investment or acquisition projects may arise.
  6. Flexible fee packages for start ups who want to retain their bookkeeping ‘inhouse’ intially, but still require some support from time to time.

Once you have decided to take the next step and become a client, we ensure that the process is as simple as possible.

  • We obtain completed and/or signed copies of our letter of engagement, new client information sheet and accountant transfer letter.
  • We will obtain confirmation of the identity of each officer and/or shareholder from you e.g. copy passport and recent utility bill/bank statement.
  • We will forward a welcome pack with information about Sakura and what to expect from us as one of our clients.
  • We ‘fast track’ the transfer of company paperwork and information, online accounts access and HMRC agent status from your existing accountant where necessary, to ensure that you are up and running as quickly as possible.
  • Assign you the details of your contact(s) in Sakura for routine day-to-day liaison and guidance.

Contact us for more information about our Bookkeeping services.

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