We are an online based accountancy firm that has all of the hallmarks expected of the profession, yet delivered in an efficient, stress free online service. Stephen Edwards is the founder of SME and found that contractors, freelancers and small businesses in general wanted a personal and friendly service and that is why all our clients have their own dedicated online accountant. Unlike the larger online businesses we are small enough to care and big enough to deliver. We trust our website will explain how we can offer a seamless and value for money service using the latest online software, however if you have any questions at all feel free to email us via firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 246 1803.
Welcome To SME Cloud Accounting – UK Online Accountants
What We Do
We use Xero and other online accounting software to truly transform how our service is delivered and will set this up right from the start.
We make sure that your payroll is fully compliant with HMRC’s Real Time Information reporting requirements and ensure no deadlines are ever missed.
As Chartered Certified Accountants tax is natural to us and saving you money is always our main goal. We will tell you what and when to pay, always explaining the numbers.
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Who Do We Work With
We are specialist Chartered Certified Accountants for contractors, freelancers, small businesses and property landlords. We believe in making accounting stress-free, so that you can spend time on growing and succeeding.
We work with new and existing contractors who need an accounting service which completely takes care of all of your accounting and tax requirements and provides you with real-time information on tax liabilities, salaries and dividends. Our complete package includes setting up a tax efficient limited company, advice on IR35, registration on VAT Flat Rate Scheme, explaining all of your tax deductible expenses and dealing with all of your HMRC and Companies House obligations long before the deadlines.
Whether you are thinking about working for yourself or already have taken the leap into becoming a sole trader, we are here to make accounting simple and make sure you comply with all the rules. This will leave you with time to focus on your clients and on enjoying life. We also advise on taking tax efficient salaries and dividends and by using our online accounting software, you will have real time information on turnover, expenses, tax, customers that owe you money and much more.
SME Cloud Accounting are here to assist your tech-savvy limited company business from start-up stage to becoming more established. We especially love working with e-commerce retailers and can work with specialists to advise you on integrating technologies and unleashed with your Xero accounting software. We handle all of your accounting and tax requirements, and can even provide further strategic planning as you grow.
We have a special package for property landlords that gives expert tax advice, Xero online accounting software to record all your expenses, annual rental accounts, personal tax return and a yearly property tax saving review. We’re confident with our time saving solution, you will have more time to grow your portfolio and not worry about falling behind with your taxes.
Running Your Books
the 3 steps to running your books
Contact us online from our website by either email, the signing up form or by calling us to get the ball rolling so we can take all of your details required to get you set up as a client and perform an initial assessment of your needs. We will put you onto the relevant package, send an online engagement letter and also get you set up for direct debit payments.
We get you set up online with the relevant software, take care of your HMRC registrations if required (such as VAT, corporation tax, PAYE, self-assessment etc), advise on how to get your online bank connected to the bookkeeping system and take care any other matters relevant to your accounting and tax needs at this stage.
Now sit back and let us run your books while you run your business! All of our work is taking place behind the scenes so that you don’t have to worry. We will contact you to request any required information in a timely manner so that no deadlines are ever missed. In the meantime, if you need us, feel free to drop us an email or a line at any time.