Helping our clients sleep at night

How do we do that? In a number of ways:

  • Working with our clients to help them do what they do best
  • Ensuring that they meet all tax and Companies House compliance deadlines in plenty of time.
  • Promptly preparing accounts and tax returns so that our clients have plenty of notice of forthcoming tax bills giving them time to budget rather than having a nasty shock a short while before the amount is payable.
  • Promptly submitting accounts, returns and declarations so that our clients don't have to pay penalties.


HMRC has today announced an extension to the Tax Return filing deadline

Jan. 6, 2022

They say that they will not charge:

1. Late filing penalties for those who file online by 28‌‌ ‌February 2022.

2. Late payment penalties for those who pay the tax due in full or set up a payment plan by 1‌‌ ‌April 2022


MTD for business delayed by a year

Sept. 27, 2021

HMRC have caved into representations that business can not be ready and so  MTD for those with a turnover over £10,000 will not now come into effect until April 2024


HMRC's got their softwrae wong

Feb. 6, 2021
.HMRC's CJRS calculator on GOV‌‌‌.UK contained a software error, which they have now corrected. If you used it before 21 January to work out January claims ..

Furlough Scheme Extended and Further Economic Support announced 31/10/2020

Nov. 2, 2020
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended for a month with employees receiving 80% of their current salary for hours not worked.

Furlough Scheme Extended and Further Economic Support announced 31/10/2020

Nov. 2, 2020

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended for a month with employees receiving 80% of their current salary for hours not worked.


Emergency jobs scheme

Sept. 24, 2020

The government and firms will continue to top up the wages of workers who have not been able to return to the workplace full time due to the virus


VAT cut to be extended for hospitality sector

Sept. 24, 2020
The chancellor has announced the extension of a VAT cut for the hospitality and tourism sectors - some of the worst-hit by the pandemic. The temporary reduction of VAT rates from 20% to 5% will remain in place until 31 March 2021, rather than 13 January 2020.

Self Employed, Loans & Taxes

Sept. 24, 2020

The Chanecllor has announced measures for the Self Employed, those businesses that have taken out loans, and taxes


What will happen when the CJRS ends?

Sept. 22, 2020

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been winding down gradually over the past couple of months, with a large portion of furloughed employee wage costs still being met by the government. 


End of VAT payment deferrals period

Aug. 23, 2020

To provide government support during the early stages and peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, HMRC gave businesses the option to defer VAT payments if they were unable to pay on time. They could do this without incurring late payment interest or penalties.


Working for and with You, Not the Taxman

You pay our bills not the taxman so it is only right that we look after you. We care about our clients, their business, their future. 

We’re here to make tax and financial planning easy. We’re here to help ease your financial burden and to find you the most tax efficient way to run your business. We don’t want the taxman to take what’s not his, so we work with you to find out what’s important to you.

A Different Kind of Accountant

We are approachable and easy to talk to. Every client benefits from a dedicated partner and member of staff either of whom they can contact and both of whom they will know and recognise. We get to know our clients, understand how they work and constantly help them to improve and grow their businesses.

We’re business advisers and planners as well as tax experts, and we work tirelessly helping businesses like yours save tax, and become more efficient and financially stronger. And we’re very nice people too. 

When did your Accountant last give you £50?

At Handley, Evans & Co we will deduct £50 from our fees for your tax return if you provide to us everything we need to complete your tax return before the 31st July after the end of the tax year. 

It gets better! If you are not VAT registered, the VAT saved will make the total saving £60!

Now isn't that a worthwhile reward for being prompt?

Don't just take our word for it, read what others say about us

Thank you very much for all your help, I really appreciate it, You have put my mind at ease.
Many thanks for all your hard work
I just wanted to thank you and your team for all your support and help this year; it really has been invaluable to me
"After receiving a large tax demand I asked Graham to help me as I was convinced I did not owe this money. Graham not only proved it was the tax man's mistakes that led to me getting the bill, but he won every penny of my fees back, got me a large tax rebate and changed the policy for the UK for this year. That's what I call excellent service!

Many thanks to Graham and his team.
I sent the same email to five different accountants to see who's replies were the most knowledgeable and professional. You have definitely won.
Amazing, as usual