Downer & Co. Associates Ltd
Downer & Co. Associates Ltd


Interim or part-time Financial Controller
Many firms, particularly in their early stages, find they have no need for a full-time or permanent financial controller, but would nevertheless benefit from being able to call on a suitably-qualified professional at regular times or on an ad-hoc basis.

Management Accounts and Book-keeping
Preparation of monthly management accounts, designed to provide clear, useful and timely information to enable you to manage your business better.  Reports can be tailored to suit your particular needs, and can be as simple or as detailed as you require.  We will also be happy to provide full book-keeping services, including advice on the design and maintenance of your accounting system.

Statutory Accounts and preparation for audit
Production of year-end accounts for filing at Companies House, and full preparation for your statutory audit if applicable.

Cashflow forecasting and budgeting
Preparation of forecasts and budgets to help management plan for the future.  Using custom-tailored reports, variables can be changed to provide results in a wide range of scenarios.

Payroll services
Payroll services are outsourced to a specialist provider, giving peace of mind and assurance that all PAYE and NIC calculations are correct, all liabilities are settled on time, and all statutory filings are up to date.

VAT Returns and Corporation Tax computations
Full liaison with HMRC and completion, submission and settlement of your VAT and Corporation Tax returns.  If necessary, partial-exemption methods will be agreed with HMRC to help optimise your VAT position.

Personal tax returns
Assistance with personal tax returns and submissions to HMRC.