Ludlow Office

Whittingham Riddell Ludlow Office
3-4 The Business Quarter
Eco Park Road
Ludlow  Shropshire  SY8 1FD
United Kingdom
Telephone: 
01584 872952

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday from 8:45am until 5:15pm

Parking:

Parking is available directly outside the office.

Directions to our Ludlow office

 

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The Team

Partners

  • Graham Worton
    Graham
    Worton
     

Managers and Tax Consultants

  • Laura Price
    Laura
    Price
     
  • Sarah Tilt
    Sarah
    Tilt
     

Work With Our Ludlow Accountants

Work with a local accountant who takes the time to understand your business and not just somebody you see once a year!

Whittingham Riddell’s local team in Ludlow provide a range of accountancy, tax planning and business advice via our office on Ludlow Eco Park. Our local team are supported by our 4 other offices in Shrewsbury, Newtown, Mold and Wrexham.

Our Accountancy Services

We have specialist teams supporting a range of sectors. Across these sectors we offer an inclusive range of accountancy services, including:

Financial & Management Accounting

Accountancy is centred on taking control of business finances. We are here to help you stay on the right track. Our services range from preparing basic accounts through to providing support and assistance in many other areas of running a business.

Working with organisations within all areas of the business community, from the Sole Traders, to Partnerships and through to much larger Corporations, our service is tailored to meet the individual needs of our clients.

Bookkeeping

Information recorded inaccurately can have harmful effects on your business so maintaining good bookkeeping records is essential. At Whittingham Riddell we can help you take control of your day-to-day finances so that you have peace of mind that your information is produced accurately and consistently.

Our services are tailored to the needs of our clients, but can include:

  • Complete outsource of bookkeeping function (sales invoice records, supplier invoices, cheques, bank reconciliations, petty cash, debtor and creditor lists, complete nominal ledgers, and trial balance)
  • Complete VAT Returns
  • Provide Management Reports to help you monitor the progress of your business
  • Provide advice on your bookkeeping processes & computer packages, back-ups etc.

Audit & Assurance

We offer statutory audits, voluntary audits, specialist audits and due diligence services. For many organisations, an audit provides the reassurance to the users that the accounts are reliable. The user may be the shareholder group, lenders to the business, suppliers generally or in fact staff.

Comprehensive Range of Tax Services

Our team offer a comprehensive range of taxation services ranging from:

  • Tax compliance, covering business and personal tax, as well as tax investigation (and)
  • More complicated tax consultancy advice, covering areas such as Tax Planning, Inheritance Tax Planning and Corporate Restructuring.

Company Secretarial & Statutory Books

Our team can help with a range of secretarial issues, including and not limited to:

  • Filing forms for the change of Director/Secretary/Registered office
  • Preparing and filing the Annual Return online
  • Statutory Register and Company Seal
  • Filing of annual accounts

VAT Return Preparation

VAT registration can be a drain on time, especially when time could be better spent on running your business. At Whittingham Riddell we can advise on the advantages and disadvantages of being VAT registered and help you choose the right scheme for your business and circumstances.

Services include:

  • Review of advantages and disadvantages to being VAT registered
  • Manage the VAT registration process
  • Provide advice on the various VAT schemes
  • VAT returns preparation

Accounting Software

Every business needs IT to provide accurate and up to date information. Our team can advise on software, provide training and help you get the best from your accountancy system.

Financial Planning

Whittingham Riddell work with Senior Consultants of Redbourne Wealth Management Ltd who offer a full financial planning service.

The advice covers all areas of financial planning, typically:

  • Inheritance tax planning
  • Retirement planning
  • Protection cover
  • Savings
  • Investment and estate planning

Payroll

With the increasing complexity of taxation and employment legislation, it can also be a real headache for businesses to comply with all regulations and avoid paying substantial penalties. Whittingham Riddell’s dedicated payroll services team can help.

Although not an exhaustive list, services include:

  • Computer generated security payslips
  • Arrangement of BACS payments
  • Administration of PAYE, NI, Statutory Sick Pay, Statutory Maternity pay etc.
  • Completion of statutory forms P35, P45, P60 etc.
  • Family Tax Credits & Student Loans
  • Administration of incentive schemes, bonuses, pensions & termination payments

Business Start-up Advice

At Whittingham Riddell, we have provided guidance to many clients starting up in business and would welcome the opportunity to assist you in formulating a strategy suitable for your own requirements. We can help to ensure you are on the right footing, as well as making sure they are doing everything they need to from a compliance perspective.

Our Specialist Areas

Our Ludlow accountant’s office deals with many clients ranging from Sole Traders, to Partnerships and through to much larger Corporations. Across this client base we also offer specialist and targeted knowledge to:

  • Charities
  • Not for profit organisations
  • Schools / colleges / academies / universities / etc.
  • Estates / landowners
  • Estate agents / chartered surveyors / architects / landlords / etc.
  • The agricultural sector
  • Healthcare practices / Doctors / Dentists / etc.
  • Legal practitioners