Two steps to
Crunch chief Darren Fell explains
why choosing an all in one accounting solution
can save you a lot of time and hassle
when it comes to your year-end.
You’ve got 1 month left to get your year-end to Companies
House and you haven’t even picked the accountant yet!
There’s honestly no panic quite like it and if you’ve had that
familiar nagging feeling inside to get this sorted all year it’s
even more frustrating.
And now the deadline is upon you.
And you’ve got more work on than ever before… Do you think
you can concentrate on the customer’s projects you’ve got on
your plate? Not likely! Typical it would have to be at the busiest
time of year, but the magpie in you simply couldn’t turn that new
business away could it?
Other than those lovely accountants, there are not many of us
that enjoy doing our accounts and that’s precisely why some of
us leave it right until the last minute.
Picture the scenario...
Look at your options...
Ask anyone to be honest about his
or her accounting:
•	 Do they feel they are doing everything correctly?
•	 Do they know when their year-end is?
•	 Have they actually picked an accountant that suited them
and their business?
•	 Did they pick the best software or just the one with the
flashiest	features	and	pretty	graphs?
•	 Or	worse	still,	did	they	take	the	first	recommendation
from the nice person at the agency who suggested an
* Note that Umbrella firms often offer great service levels but pay you
via PAYE resulting in only 62-64% of your take home pay instead of 82-
85% if you run your business via your own Limited Company.
The purpose of this guide is simple. It’s an easy step-by-step approach
to getting your accounting set up perfectly!
Once you do you never know, you may even feel really good about it!
STEP 1 - Find a good accountant
Accountants offer far more that you might think....
People often make the mistake thinking accountants are simply just