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A2Y Bookkeeping

Providing comprehensive bookkeeping services for our clients and their companies

What is Bookkeeping?

In the simplest terms, bookkeeping deals with accounting sales and purchasing documents, as well as cash flow.

However, the scope of operations of a bookkeeper may be much broader.

They can be defined as activities within the sphere of finance, including the tax sphere as well.

Bookkeepers also deal with financial risk analysis, strategy creation, legal advice, tax optimisation, translation of tax regulations, preparation of declarations, as well as representation before tax and administrative offices.

The scope of activity of the bookkeeper will depend upon the business owner and how much assistance is needed.

You may well be familiar with the practises of accountancy, and there is a lot of crossover between the two roles, however, the main distinction tends to lie in the frequency of the records kept.

Whilst accountants typically work in intervals known as 'quarters' or 'tax periods', bookkeepers can be on hand far more regularly - monthly, or even weekly - keeping a much closer, more steady eye on your financial records.

Unlike accountants, though, Bookkeepers can also assist in both issuing and chasing up unpaid invoices, processing expense claims and locating appropriate documentation - such as stray receipts or invoices.

The role of 'Bookkeeper' itself can be made relatively bespoke, picking up the financial and administrative slack wherever you company calls for it.

We Have Open Minds

How Bookkeeping Can Help

We know that many business owners see bookkeeping as a laborious, time consuming task that slows them down and limits work in other areas.

On the other hand – we are passionate about it and are dedicated to doing it better than all others.

Making sure that all your business’ books are properly managed in a professional and efficient manner.

Taking the pressure off of you and your employees to increase productivity

To allow you the opportunity to attain both your business and personal goals, as well as to prosper financially through with our consistent support

Essentially, bookkeeping takes the stress and burden away from you completely, leaving you time to do what you’re best at.

The bookkeeper will handle all your accounts, making rigorous checks, in depth analysis and record it securely.

They will also see it through a strict preparation process, enabling it to be viewed by all professional bodies, such as banks, financial companies or HMRC.

Bookkeeping experts are equipped to deal with each of your daily financial dealings – whether it’s coming in or going out, their team will handle every aspect.

It’s a comprehensive provision, always tailored to each client, making sure that they are catered for to the best of their ability.

Benefits of Bookkeeping

Some of the many plus sides of professional bookkeeping include, but are certainly not limited to:

Timely, stress-free financial records that are kept in accordance with all necessary regulations

Professional accuracy in everything from payroll periods to sole trader self assessments

Fraud-detection - never fall prey to business phishing scams

Reliable insight into financial trends, as well as profits and losses

Never, ever lose another penny over administrative error!

Our Bookkeeping Service

Founded in 2005, our superb team has been providing small businesses and individuals with a range of bookkeeping services, from all areas of financial recording, management accounting, payroll and credit control.

You can rely on Norden's to help you navigate all of the financials of your business - whether that's assisting with company payroll or helping you spot (and rectify) any discrepancies or suspicious activity.

Our mission is to offer companies and individuals a personalised, accurate, timely and relevant service that complies with all professional, financial, and legal standards.

Not only that, but we're just as concerned with building strong client relationships as we are with providing fantastic accuracy. That means, with us, you'll always have a diligent team member on side, to:

Help you navigate any/all tax deadlines and get compliant with government regulations

Provide insight into money-saving practices to help your business thrive

Issue invoices and, in turn, chase them up on your behalf if and when overdue

Keep a water-tight record of all the important financial information, and access/reference it with ease when necessary

Offer valuable financial advice with your best interests and goals in mind.

We See Opportunity
More information on Bookkeeping

At Nordens we have all the information you need about getting your bookkeeping up and running. Take a look at some of our other articles on the subject and learn more about how your business can benefit from this unique service.

Beyond Accountancy

At Nordens, we're more than just accountants - we're business experts who can help you achieve your biggest goals.

Nordens Strategic

Our specialist strategic division at Nordens boasts some of the leading entrepreneurial business minds in the country. We cater towards delivering consistent success stories, whilst helping businesses achieve above and beyond their initial goals.

Through highly-tailored guidance, coaching and advice, Nordens Strategic are able to define exactly how your business can reach new levels of success.

Regardless of how you define ‘success’ for your business, our strategic service is guaranteed to bring about real and lasting change. By partnering with some of the UK’s top business coaches, we’ll steer you along the path to a greater future.

Accounting 2 You

Every business, no matter how big or small, needs to make the right decisions, and how to best manage your accounts can put huge question marks over your business. Accounting2You is here to take that pressure off and provide you with all the answers you need.

Our bookkeeping branch offers a fully inclusive, comprehensive service that you can trust. Since 2005, our specialist bookkeepers have been successfully managing the accounting of both individuals and small businesses.

With experts in payroll analysis, credit control and financial recording, Accounting2You will lead your business efficiently, and with real purpose, towards a prosperous future.

Voted as EXCELLENT - 9.9 out of 10 based on 164 reviews

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Chris Dyer

Director - Metro Bank

Nordens are always very easy to deal with and extremely professional and efficient. I would have no hesitation in recommending them to my clients for their accountancy needs, no matter how complex they may be.

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Jamie Brown

Co-Founder - Chicmi Limited

Very good to work with - the team go above and beyond to make the accounts easy and efficient. They're all super friendly and a joy to work with.

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Simon Rose

Director - Rose Opticians

I have been using Nordens Chartered Accountants for 5 years and very happy with the service provided. All members of the team are very knowledgeable and have a wealth of experience which has proved very beneficial to my organisation

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Rebecca Bossick

Founder & Director - Physio LDN

Very easy to contact and put me in touch with the right person whenever I need to ask any questions. Extremely knowledgeable and can help me manage my various businesses whenever I need.

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James Aconley

Principal - Pauline Quirke Academy

Great accountants, always available to offer advice. The team have transformed my business.

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Christopher Wilce

Founder - Dataphone

Having worked with Nordens over the last 5 years, not only to look after my annual accounts but they have also provided outstanding professional advice. They have guided me through a Company share buyback with clear and objective advice. We have also been using Nordens strategic services for a couple of years, which has helped bring about significant improvements that exceeded my expectations. With experience of working with several local accountants over my 29 years in business, I’m very pleased with the service I have received from Nordens.

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Dave Hodges

Director - Linekers

Trusted our business with Nordens for over 10 years now and watched the company grow into the successful innovative business it has become today. Deservedly so. Every aspect of financial advice we need is always given promptly and with a smile. We have total confidence in all aspects of advice Nordens give. If you are looking for accountants, its a no brainer!

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Tony Charles

Founder - Foundation Sports Limited

A fantastic, modern, vibrant firm that care about the clients and their staff in abundance. It is rare to find an Accountancy firm with such vibrance and focus and relationships. It is no wonder they win award after award in their field.

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Peter Horlock

Managing Director - Prime Time Boilers

I have been with Nordens for many years now and they are a great accountants.

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Simon Cushing

Founder - Vivid Finishes

We have used Nordens for the last 5 years and have had a great service throughout. The guys are very passionate about what they do and have played a part in the growth of our company, highly recommended.

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Andrew Martin

Managing Director - AMD Interior Architecture

Great Service at Nordens from a friendly very approachable team Particularly Kirsty Willis and Joe Sword who have been helping us since we started the business in 2016.

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James Robinson

Director - Forma London

Nordens provide a first class service. We moved to Nordens last year and have been impressed with the level of service provided. Keep up the good work!

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