Start up businesses in York

Starting A Business
Can Be Overwhelming

Franks Accountants provide you with the business support you need to help launch your business smoothly and efficiently.

With lots to take into consideration, especially regarding the legal requirements, starting a new business can be scary and a little overwhelming. We’ll advise on the best trading structure and help define the legal responsibilities to help you set off on the best possible start.

With offices based in Wetherby, York, Harrogate and Garforth, we have a local accountancy and tax advice office near you.

Startup businesses should expect no less.

  • Unlimited Accountancy Support

  • Fixed Fees – From £200 Per Month

  • Chartered Certified Accountants

Friendly, Flexible, Focused. Franks Accountants.

How we help business startups grow

With the right business advice from the start and flexible financial systems that make your business processes easy, you have the best possible chance of success.

Pro-active advice and service is what separates a good accountant from a great one. Franks Accountants provide a unique, fresh, and hands-on approach to accounting. We are built around your business and pride ourselves on the service we offer and the value we bring to your business.

From business plans and marketing strategies to fundraising requirements and cash flow, we’ll be on-hand to support you. We’ll guide you through the process of planning for your business growth, ensuring your processes allow to you grow efficiently and your financial systems allow you the best possible insight into your successful future.

We’ll work with you to define your current SMART business goals and create both achievable short term and longer term goals to reflect a realistic and successful outcome of the business growth.

We’re here to help you with the things you don’t even know you need when starting a business. You’ll never miss an important deadline, and your business will always be abiding by current legislation. We also provide general business advice, such as providing advice on a lease, insurance, and funding.

Planning is key and we’ll help you create a business plan helps you clarify your ideas, spot potential problems before they arise, and allow you to measure your progress.  If you are looking for funding, the business plan is an essential document if you need to secure a loan from a bank, therefore it’s important to get it right. We can help you with all aspects of your business plan, including ensuring the financial forecasts are accurate.

Choosing the best system and software for your business can be difficult with so many to choose from, however we can advise you on the best accountancy software program for your business. Your business type, size and its needs, are all factors that will impact which software we recommend. All our customer benefit from the latest leading industry software Xero and Receipt Bank FREE at no additional cost.

Who We Work With

We are chartered accountants & tax advisors supporting businesses throught the Yorkshire region.

We specialise in helping small and medium businesses with a fixed fee, unlimited support service combined with a hands on pro-active approach.

Our unique approach helps our client improve profitability and reduce any tax liabilities and has resulted in many happy customers over the years.

Stress-Free, Plain English Accounting Services

Franks Accountants are no-nonsense accounting specialists and everything is explained in the simplest possible terms so you make informed decisions.

Our team are experts in handling daunting or complex accounting problems on your behalf, making the process super clear and simple.

You then have more time to focus on what you do best, running your business.

Business Growth Specialists

We can help perform an analysis of your business, create marketing plans and do a full competitor analysis to highlight potential areas for growth and how to achieve this growth successfully.

We provide you with all the information you need to help grow your business, increase profits and make the best considered financial decisions.

Cloud Based Accounting Experts

Having the right tools to help manage your finances makes a real difference. We will review how you currently work and recommend the best approach that works with your business.

If you need help with software solutions, we are experts in the latest reliable accounting technology that will help streamline your business and help save you time and money.

Proactive Business Advice & Services

We are not just your year end friend. Our services are designed to help you overcome the challenges most businesses face throughout their life. Having a partner who can help you quickly and efficiently and at your convenience is key, so you can focus on what you do best, running your business.

We are your sounding board, available at your convenience and our passion for proactive advice and customer service separates us from the rest.

Unlimited Support, 7 Days A Week

Our fixed fees with unlimited support means here are no hidden charges and we are always there when you need us.

Our doors are open longer than most so if it is more convenient for you to work with us after normal office hours or even at weekends, then you have come to the right place. Call us anytime, and we do mean anytime.

We will happily work around you, just let us know what works best for you.

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Everything You Need,
One Monthly Fee

Monthly fee’s from £200+vat with everything you need and no surprise invoices. Here’s what’s included:

  • Prepare, and file, year-end accounts
    Helping reduce tax liability and improving profitability.

  • Tax Returns
    Prepare income tax and corporation tax returns.

  • PAYE and VAT Returns
    Maintain PAYE and VAT records and associated returns.

  • Bank & shareholder Reporting
    Help you report to banks and shareholders as required.

  • Payroll & Payslips
    PAYE scheme setup, payroll management and software advice.

  • Management Reporting
    Deliver regular management reporting to stakeholders.

  • Tax investigation insurance
    Commercial legal advice including employment and health & safety.

  • Xero Accounting Software
    Leading “cloud based” Accounting software with all the time-saving tools you need to grow your business.

  • Receipt Bank
    Easy automation for collecting, processing and publishing receipts and invoices.

Your Business Challenges

All businesses have some form of challenges. Franks Accountants are your local business partners to help with the answers.

We are not just your year end friend. Our services are designed to help to overcome the challenges most businesses face throughout their life.

Having a partner who can help help quickly, efficiently and most of all explain everything in plain English is important, so you can focus on what you do best, running your business. We are your sounding board, available at your convenience. Our doors are open longer than most and we pride ourselves on our customer service record.

We’ll get under the skin of your business and work with the same aspirations you do to help you achieve your goals. Whatever your business challenge, Franks Accountants are your perfect partners.

Got a business challenge you’d like to discuss? Click below to get in touch.

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  • Looking for an accountant?
    Pro-active service and advice separates us from the rest.

  • Paying too much tax?
    We will help improve profitability and reduce tax liabilities.
  • Growing your business?
    We’ll guide you through the process of planning for your business growth.
  • Cash stopped flowing?
    We’ll review your processes to help improve your cashflow.
  • Starting a business?
    We provide the support you need to help you launch your business smoothly and efficiently.
  • Buying or selling a business?
    We will help make it a success or help plan your exit.
  • Looking for Funding?
    We can help find you the most suitable options for your business.

How We Work

Working with us couldn’t be easier and we make switching simple

Step 1.

Book A FREE Consultation

Contact us to book your FREE initial consultation. We’ll work around times that best suit you.

Step 2.

Initial Discussion

We take the time to get to know you and your business, your challenges and expected outcome.

Step 3.

Recommend Options

We’ll review and present our recommended options in plain english with associated fees.

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What’s Included

It’s important you make a good connection with your accountant. Your accountant will become an extension of your business, working with you, for you.

Our initial free consultation allows us to get to know each other and for us to understand your challenges. We’ll also explain how we think we can make a difference. Here’s what you should expect in your initial consultation.

  • Typical consultations take around an hour, so we won’t take up too much of your time.

  • Don’t worry about preparing lots of information for us ahead of the meeting, it is not necessary.

  • If you would like to send us your last return, we’ll happily take a look before we meet.

  • We can meet at your convenience. Out of hours and even weekends, just let us know.

  • There’s no obligation and we will happily answer any questions you may have.

Book a FREE Consultation

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Franks Accountants respect our customers privacy. Rest assured, we will never pass your details on to any other companies.

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Success Stories

Excellent quality of service! They are more than just an accountant they will go the extra mile to help your business develop and grow. I would definitely recommend.

Charlie Hobson, Principal Fitness Limited

I’m a true believer that you should get a professional to do a good job. Adam and his team have more than surpassed that statement and I need not worry about my accounts no longer. Highly recommend them!

Jamie Sia Gadong, Jamie Sia Photography

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