Collins Chapple & Co. Ltd.



Business Startup Advice

Starting a business? We can talk you through the process and be on hand to answer questions. Remember you will have already agreed a fixed fee so you can feel free to use our services when you need them without worry. Our goal is to help you make your business a success.

Business Advice & Taxation

Business Advice

When you are so involved in the day to day running of your business it is sometimes difficult to see the overall picture and we can provide an independent point of view.

Planning for retirement or selling your business we can help you get the most out of your assets.


A fundamental element of taxation planning is ensuring the correct business structure is adopted. Do you start as a Sole Trader or Limited Company? We can ensure your business adapts to any changing circumstances and help minimise your tax liabilities.

Corporate Tax

Minimise your corporation tax liabilities.

Make the most of any available reliefs, tax losses and deferment opportunities.

Meet all your CTSA deadlines and file your returns correctly so as to avoid penalties.


Flat rate, retail scheme, standard invoiced or cash accounting, we can advise you on the most appropriate scheme for you.


Annual Accounts

Annual accounts are essential in order to meet the requirements of HM Revenue and Customs and Companies House and they also provide you with an overall picture as to how your business is performing. They enable you to compare your business year by year and can help identify areas where improvements could be made.

We would however recommend that management accounts are produced in order to help you make informed decisions regarding your business.

Management Accounts

We offer monthly or quarterly management accounts to enable your business to react and plan appropriately. We can identify key areas where improvements in performance could be achieved and highlight errors such as unclaimed VAT, supplier overpayments and mis-postings on an ongoing basis rather than being discovered when the year end accounts are compiled.

Company Secretarial

  • Company Formation
  • Registered Office Facility
  • Confirmation statements with Companies House
  • Share restructuring


Accurate processing of your company payroll is essential. Let us help you with:-

  • Weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly or annual payrolls
  • Preparation of end of year returns
  • Preparation of P11D
  • Benefits, student loan and pension deductions
  • Preparation of payslips
  • SSP, SMP and SPP calculations
  • PAYE - we will notify you monthly or quarterly as to how much to pay to the Inland Revenue

Self Assessment Tax Returns

Tax is more than filing your return and paying your liability on time.
We can also advise on Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax.

Tax Rebate

  • Could you be due a tax rebate?
  • You may havestarted a new job and are taxed under an emergency code
  • You have short-term jobs or have more than one employment
  • Your earnings in the year were less than the tax threshold
  • You had more than one job at the same time
  • You are a working visitor in the UK
  • You are a UK Citizen immigrating or leaving to work full-time abroad
  • HM Revenue and Customs sent the wrong tax code to your employer
  • HM Revenue and Customs made an assessment which was too high