Sports & Entertainment Sector Accounting

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Accounting For The Sports & Entertainment Sector

The sport and entertainment sector covers a wide range of businesses and individuals. Athletes and professionals in a wide variety of sports, artists, performers, and music producers are just a few of the groups we provide accounting support for.

Yet despite the revered figures making their arguably expensive names in this industry, both the future uncertainty regarding employment and the shifting nature of entertainment trends can be out of a business’ control, making financial insecurity a common threat to those operating in this sector. Unfortunately, personal talent doesn’t always forge a secure business.

That’s where we come in – our wide breadth of experience in this sector, and our polished practice of operating in its niches serves to support your business.

We Have Open Minds

Despite the wide stretch of businesses present in the sport and entertainment sector, we can utilise our sector-specific accounting knowledge to guarantee the financial strength and success that your business deserves. Here at Nordens, support centres around royalty accounting and disputes, tour accounting, wealth preservation, and assistance with tax. Nowhere is stability as important as in such a dynamic sector that is accompanied by a high turnover of respective trends. Whether your career is taking its first steps, or its ready for a touchdown, we can provide the accounting.

In rather more specific terms, we can provide support to businesses representing the fields of film, television, music, video games, fashion, photography, theatre, sports, marketing, and PR. If any of these niches relate to your business, we can provide the specialised service it requires to reach success. Each and every side to the entertainment industry has been – and will continue to be – covered by the Nordens team.

Sports & Entertainment Accounting With Nordens

Despite the wide array of accounting support we can provide here at Nordens, we have an even greater stretch of services on offer that can fit your sports and entertainment-based financial needs. Such services include: tax returns (both corporate and personal) and tax planning which is specialised for high-earning individuals and businesses; annual accounts and audits; VAT compliance; royalty accounting and solving the disputes regarding it; wealth preservation and asset protection (this is key for high-earning individuals to maintain financial security); pension and retirement planning (a vital method of protecting the financial integrity in such a fast-moving sector); tour accounting; and advice on business structures.

We Think Long Term

We Understand The Sports & Entertainment Sector

At Nordens, we pride ourselves on our accounting knowledge and know-how. But before we even consider running the numbers regarding your business, we consider the specific sector you’re operating in, and thus your individual business’ array of needs. We don’t just bare in mind the obstacles you might encounter, but we are also prepared to determine and solve the problems you might come across. This can include supporting the retirement plans of specific individuals in order to move past the uncertainty upheld by these industries, and considering your tax planning in depth (a hurdle often faced in this sector).

Our Sports & Entertainment Sector Experience

Here at Nordens, our accounting knowledge – and the experience that goes hand-in-hand with it – is at the forefront of everything we do. Yet aside from the awards that prove this and the successful businesses showcasing this, it’s our sector-specific experience that puts the proof in the pudding. This includes our specific experience with image rights, endorsements, television contracts, and merchandising. On top of this, the variety of professionals we have provided our accounting services to further confirms this. Just like your business, we’re constantly keeping up with the shifts and shakes of this sector; it’s safe to say that we never stop learning.

We See Opportunity

Sports & Entertainment Sector Focused Accounting

Complete accountancy and bookkeeping services for the sports & entertainment sector

Your proactive team includes your own dedicated accountant and bookkeeper to ensure your business is running smoothly.

Payroll for directors and employees

Dedicated accountant and bookkeeper

Incredibly Fast response times

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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.

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.

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.

Sports & Entertainment Sector Business Services

At Nordens, we’re proud to say that we’re equipped to deal with every aspect of accounting – no matter how complex. Why not explore our extensive catalogue of services below.

Employee
Payroll

Administrative duties could be tedious and time-consuming. Hence, we always recommend that time is spent doing other obligations in the business. While we are fully aware that prompt settlement of staff and other expenses related to their…

Bookkeeping Services

Every business, irrespective of the organisational structure, has to carry out bookkeeping functions. This is beyond recommendation as it is highly important. This is because, with adequate bookkeeping, a business firm will be able to keep…

VAT
Returns

Value Added Tax Returns are to be presented to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) every accounting period (precisely three months). Whether you have VAT to pay or not, you still need to do this. Contained in the VAT returns are…

Workplace
Pensions

No matter how long one may be in a company’s service, retirement will surely come. You will end up as a retiree who has to depend on a pension. Well, a workplace pension is a good way to start preparing for retirement. It will help…

Company
Tax Returns

Company Tax Returns are tax assessments levied on the profits made by a company. As a separate legal entity, every company is required by legislation to file for and pay company tax returns. Company tax returns are paid…

SEIS
Investments

The SEIS (Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme) was formed by HMRC in early 2012 with the aim of helping smaller start-up businesses to raise finances via investors. This is done by delivering a number of tax relief on investments, which aid the…