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Welcome to Phillips & Co - Chartered Certified Accountants in Chester


A family business since 2012




01244 220 062



Obsidian Offices, Chantry Court, Chester, CH1 4QN


Accounts, tax, payroll, bookkeeping, landlord accounts and company secretarial services for local businesses




Who Are We?

Phillips & Co Chartered Certified Accountants are a family-run firm of small business accountants with clients in Chester, Wrexham, Oswestry and beyond. With over 40 years experience in helping small businesses grow, we have the expertise to help your business thrive. We understand the importance of communicating with clients because we know that no two businesses are the same and we use our experience to tailor our accounts, tax, bookkeeping, payroll and business services to each individual client. As a family-run firm of accountants in Chester we are passionate about helping local businesses succeed and be as tax efficient as possible.

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Terry Phillips FCCA

Managing Director

Accountants in Chester | Phillips & Co Chartered Certified Accountants



Mark Phillips BSc

Practice Manager

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Lynda Walsh MAAT

Accounts Manager

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Client Reviews


Nothing makes us happier than when we receive a nice review from a client. Our aim as a family-run firm of accountants in Chester is to help the owners of local businesses enjoy the experience of running their own business and to guide them through the complex tax system we have in this country. We provide the best possible service we can and treat all clients with the professionalism and attention that they deserve.



"I can't recommend Terry and the rest of the team enough for everything they have done for myself and my business."

Jason Howard Photography Ltd

Chester


"Phillips & Co have helped me with all aspects of my business and go the extra mile to make sure I’m on track."

Kate Jones - Advanced Driving Instructor

Wirral


"Phillips & Co Chester are very approachable and always answer any questions I have quickly and comprehensively."

Gem Racing Limited

Cardiff


"They have been prompt, clear and polite and have helped make sense of what at times can be very confusing."

MZB Property Limited

Chester


"They have provided the most valuable, accurate and timely information of any accountants I have worked with."

Desarch Limited

Liverpool



"Phillips & Co Chester have done so much for our company and I couldn’t be happier with the service they provide."

Happy Hounds Pet Care Ltd

Wirral



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Our Services


As a family-run firm of Chartered Certified Accountants in Chester, our years of training and experience can help you make the most efficient use of your money and help your business grow. We are regulated by a professional body and bound by a Code of Ethics, meaning that you can have total confidence in our professionalism. We are required to complete continuing professional development each year ensuring that our knowledge is kept up to date and we understand how the latest regulations affect you or your business. Let Phillips & Co Chartered Certified Accountants Chester handle your accounts, tax, bookkeeping, payroll and company secretarial duties, allowing you to get on with running your business.


Accounting Services in Chester

We can prepare annual statutory accounts in micro entity and full disclosure formats. We can also produce management accounts.


Landlord Accountants in Chester

We advise landlords on how to minimise their tax liability whilst still ensuring they meet their compliance obligations.


Virtual Financial Controller in Chester

Our tailored service can outsource specific office processes on a weekly or monthly basis to support your business.


TAXWISE

From tax compliance to planning we have the expertise to help you and your business be as tax efficient as possible.


Bookkeeping Services in Chester

You can go about your business safe in the knowledge that you have accurate reporting of your business affairs.


Payroll Services in Chester

We carry out all necessary payroll calculations such as PAYE, National Insurance, statutory sick pay and maternity pay.


Latest News


Latest tax news from Phillips & Co, Accountants in Chester

Minimum wage offenders to be named and shamed by Government

24/02/2020

Employers who fail to pay their employees the National Minimum Wage (NMW) or the National Living Wage (NLW) will be named and shamed by the UK government.


Small landlords leave buy-to-let market

19/02/2020

Smaller landlords are leaving the buy-to-let market following tax relief cuts, according to research from estate agency Hamptons International.

The research found that in 2019 the number of landlords operating in the UK fell to 2.66 million, a seven-year low. Hamptons International's Monthly Lettings Index found that the landlord count has dropped 8% from its 2017 peak.


Chancellor raises NIC threshold to £9,500

31/01/2020

Sajid Javid, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has confirmed that the threshold at which taxpayers start to pay national insurance contributions (NICs) will rise to £9,500 a year.

The increase comes into effect from April 2020 and will apply to the 2020/21 tax year. The rise is seen as a step closer to the government’s target of £12,500 threshold for NICs to bring them in line with income tax.


HMRC Offers Guidance on Scam and Phishing Emails

21/01/2020

HMRC has issued guidance on recognising genuine Revenue contact and scam/phishing emails.

Phishing emails are used by criminals to obtain taxpayers' personal or financial information. HMRC Stated that such emails often include a link to a bogus website, which encourages individuals to enter their personal details. HMRC also warned that the emails can look very realistic.

Government Confirms Largest Ever Increase in UK Minimum Wage

08/01/2020

The National Living Wage (NLW) will see its largest increase since it was introduced. The NLW will increase by 6.2% for workers aged 25 or over and between 4.6 and 6.5% for workers under 25, depending on age.



Call us on: 01244 220 062


Phillips & Co Chartered Certified Accountants in Chester


Accounts, tax, payroll, bookkeeping, landlord accounts and company secretarial services for local small businesses


A family business since 2012