UK TAX


AS CHOSEN BY UK CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS WORLDWIDE


 CHARLOTTE MILLS, ART DIRECTOR, NETFLIX X ASOS

CHARLOTTE MILLS, ART DIRECTOR, NETFLIX X ASOS

 

THE ACCOUNTANT FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS AND COMPANIES

 

Bambridge Accountants was set up over 10 years ago with the soul purpose to help creative professionals save money and stay in line with their taxes. We understand and appreciate the dedication it takes to be successful within the creative industry. For this reason we have formed a tailored service that works around each clients schedule and needs, providing a stress-free service that allows clients to focus on their careers while we manage their taxes.

 

WHY CHOOSE US?

WE'RE GOOD WITH NUMBERS

Your money is always in safe hands with our team of chartered accountants.

 

YOU'RE OUR PRIORITY

We love making you happy. We are constantly looking for new ways to ensure our clients are happy and getting the best possible service.  

 

WE UNDERSTAND NOT EVERYONE LOVES NUMBERS THE WAY WE DO

We're friendly and will break everything down so it's easy to understand and stress-free.

 

OUR CLIENTS TRUST US

Clients come back to us year after year. They know we get the tax right and we get it done quickly.

 

PREMIUM SERVICE NOT PREMIUM PRICE

When we say we care about our clients, we really do.  We do not believe our premium service should be exclusive to those who can afford premium prices.

Therefore, we ensure affordable fees for everyone.

WE'RE THE SPECIALIST

Creative professionals taxes are unique. We are the expert in your industry.

OUR OFFICES

 

OUR UK OFFICE

7 Henrietta Street, London, England, WC2E 8PS, United Kingdom

 

OUR US OFFICE

85 Delancey Street, Floor 2, New York, NY 10002, United States of America

 

OUR CANADA OFFICE

422 Richards Street, Suite 170, Vancouver, BC V6B 2Z4, Canada

 

AS SEEN IN

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MEET OUR UK MANAGEMENT TEAM


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ALISTAIR BAMBRIDGE

FOUNDER

An award-winning author and chartered accountant with over 15 years experience. Alistair established Bambridge Accountants in 2010 after realising the lack of expert creative industry tax support accessible for creative industry professionals and companies. 

Dedicating his practice to supporting creative individuals and companies, Bambridge Accountants is able to provide expert advice on areas including creative industry tax relief, the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), and research and development tax relief.

With recognition throughout the industry and further; Alistair has been listed in Spears 2018, The Independent, The Financial Times, Forbes, The Times and much more.

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SHAKIBA AZIZI

UK TAX MANAGER

Shakiba joined Bambridge Accountants during 2018 and is expert in UK tax. Graduating from university with a masters, Shakiba is currently in the process of completing her ATT qualification. 

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LEAH PAGE

UK/US TAX MANAGER

Leah's tax career began in 2013, and she joined Bambridge Accountants in 2018 after a temporary secondment to New York, during 2016 and 2017. 

Leah is proficient in both US and UK tax filing requirements and is an Enrolled Agent and is currently working towards completing her Association of Taxation Technicians qualification. 

 

PERSONAL TAX


TAILORING OUR SERVICE TO SUIT YOU 


Bambridge Accountants was recognised in the official Europe 5000, as one of the best and fastest growing SME's in Europe. We have earn't this title by appreciating the details in a way larger corporate-structure accountancy firms cannot. We truly understand and appreciate that every client is unique. Therefore we tailor our service on an individual basis to suit each client. 

Our highly-trained, expert team of chartered UK tax accountants are dedicated to delivering a accurate and timely service that minimises tax owed while keeping clients in line with their tax obligations.

 

A START-TO-FINISH TAX SERVICE FOR INDIVIDUALS

 

 

TAX RETURNS

 

There are a number of reasons you might be required to file a tax return. If you fall into any of the sections listed below it is likely you are required to file a return:

  • Your taxable income was over £100,000
  • You have savings over the HMRC allowance
  • You received untaxed income during the tax year
  • You own land or property that is being being let out
  • You are the director of a UK company
  • You are self-employed or operating as a partner in a partnership of LLP
  • You have income from overseas
  • You lived abroad and had a UK income
  • You or your partner receive child benefit and your income is over £50,000
  • You have shares or dividends

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VAT and bookkeeping 

 

UK VAT (Value Added Tax) can be an extremely difficult and confusing area of taxation. With frequently amended rules and procedures, it is important to ensure you are receiving the most up to date and accurate advice.

At Bambridge Accountants, we put all of our staff through constant training and renewal programmes to ensure that they have the most up to date understanding of all areas of UK taxation. 

Bookkeeping can be an extremely time-consuming and demanding job for any individual or business. Failure to keep records can result in fines of up to £3000 and even the disqualification of the Company Director. 

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OUR TALENTED CLIENTS


WE KEEP OUR CLIENTS TAXES IN ORDER SO THEY CAN FOCUS ON WHAT THEY LOVE. HERE IS JUST A SMALL SELECTION OF OUR TALENTED CLIENTS WORK

 

CORPORATE TAX


EXPERT IN TAX FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRY CORPORATES


Our market-leading approach combines our extensive knowledge surrounding all areas of corporate tax with an extensive understanding of the importance of financial stability and growth to your business to provide clients with an efficient and informed service that minimises tax while keeping companies in line with their tax obligations.

We value our close relationships with clients. Over the past 10 years, we have worked with companies with every kinds of demand, hurdle, structure and goal. This experience has allowed us a wealth of knowledge that helps us reach our primary goal to deliver and please.

 

A START-TO-FINISH TAX SERVICE FOR COMPANIES

 

Formation of a Company 

 

If you're forming a company there are a number of things you should consider.

Considering your best interests for tax and growth purposes is the step-one to all areas of the Bambridge Accountants service.

Therefore, alongside setting up your company with Companies House and completing all the necessary paperwork to appoint directors and shareholder,  we also offer our expert insight into what corporate structure will suit your business best for tax purposes.

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VAT and Bookkeeping

 

UK VAT (Value Added Tax) can be an extremely difficult and confusing area of taxation. With frequently amended rules and procedures, it is important to ensure you are receiving the most up to date and accurate advice.

At Bambridge Accountants, we put all of our staff through constant training and renewal programmes to ensure that they have the most up to date understanding of all areas of UK taxation. 

Bookkeeping can be an extremely time-consuming and demanding job for any individual or business. Failure to keep records can result in fines of up to £3000 and even the disqualification of the Company Director. 

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Company Accounts

 

Under the Companies Act, all company's must prepare a formal set of accounts once a year. Failing to do so is a criminal offence and can result in severe penalties. 

Your companies financial year usually falls on the last day of the month in which the anniversary of the companies incorporation falls. 

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Company Tax Return

 

As a company, you are required to file a Company Tax Return once a year, in which you work out your:

  • Profit or loss for Corporation Tax
  • Corporation Tax bill

Your company tax return should be filed on the  last day of the month in which the anniversary of the companies incorporation falls. 

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Payroll

 

We understand the importance of employees to any company. We have developed a streamlined payroll that services that offers maximum accuracy and punctuality.

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Creative Industry Tax Reliefs and SEIS/IES

 

In order to make your business as tax-efficient and attractive to shareholders you will have to ensure you are taking advantage of every tax break you are entitled to. 

For example the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS), which was developed to help small high-risk trading companies raise finance by offering tax reliefs to investors who subscribe for new shares.

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UK EXPAT TAX


THE WORLDWIDE ACCOUNTANTS FOR UK CREATIVES


We understand the nature of working within the creative industry and therefore we understand that prolonged travel or even moving abroad permanently with work is common. Therefore, we have developed a service that can support clients no matter their location. 

As award-winning accountants in US and Canadian tax, we are able to keep UK expats living within Canada or the U.S.A inline with both their place of residence and UK tax.

UK expat tax can be an extremely complex area. Depending to your country of residence and your residency status you can be subject to several tax obligations and taxes.

At Bambridge Accountants, we specialise in limiting your tax obligations as a UK expat.

Contact us for UK Expat Tax Support

 

 

 

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