Searching for more than just an Accountant in Chesterfield?
Emerald Accountancy Services is a modern and proactive Accountant in Chesterfield. Our practice is based in the lovely grounds of Staveley Hall, in attractive, modern offices.
We have a fresh and innovative style with our clients and pride ourselves on being approachable and friendly, whilst offering an excellent, reliable service.
Our client base is made up of largely of businesses based in Chesterfield, however we do serve clients nationwide. The availability of cloud based solutions and modern technology has made this a much more viable option.
We like to work closely with our clients and have an ongoing relationship, rather than a once a year conversation along the lines of “this is how much tax you owe”! We take the time to understand your business to ensure you get relevant advice and assistance.
Our offices are located around 4 mile from the town centre, with parking on site, so there’s no headache if you need to call in. Most of our clients prefer to work on a fixed fee basis, where they can pay on a monthly standing order and know exactly where they are. Included in our fixed fees is general financial advice and quick query telephone calls, so feel free to ask if there is something on your mind, no need to worry about time on the clock and an extra bill on your doorstep!
You will benefit from a free initial consultation. We will also give a health check on your books and start to get to know your business. We want to make your life easier, without it costing you more. So we let you know if there are any easier or more cost effective ways of keeping on top of your records and finances.
The More Modern Accountancy Service
There is a trend being seen causing the role of accountants to change. It is becoming increasingly common for companies to look to hire accountants to act in a management position. With financial data being a driving force behind the success of a company, having the knowledge and experience of an accountant to make decisions relating to the organizations strategic, operational and financial goals is extremely useful.
The numbers on the paper aren't just simply numbers. An accountant understands the intricate relationship between the activities the business carries out and each financial aspect. Furthermore, with all the key qualities like integrity and trustworthiness, they are reliable to act in the best interests of the company.
Benefits of Maintaining Accounts
Having your accounts maintained benefits your small business in more ways than you may think. Initially you may feel the biggest benefit is that you will have everything filed correctly and on time, allowing you to avoid harsh penalties by the government. However, the financial statements and information an accountant produces can be used to allow your company to make informed decisions. It plays a crucial role in the planning of the organization and allows you to set financial goals that can be worked towards.
It is crucial to have a full understanding of a scenario before you make any decision. Having a strong idea of the financial position of the company will allow you to refine your goals and make the right choice. If you are seeing heavy growth, your strategy may need to be tweaked if your financial information cannot support it.
Alternatively by having an up to date and accurate overview of your financials, it can help you secure further funding to expand. Banks and lenders like hard data to support their decision, even if you are already successful, if you don’t have the proof the lenders won’t take the risk.
The bottom line is that accurate accounting information is required to be kept by companies. Often smaller businesses are running on fine margins and feel the expense of hiring an accountant is too great. However, by hiring a professional, you will save significant amounts of time you can then use to focus on the core revenue generating activities of the business.