Sole traders & Partnerships

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If you’re self-employed, whether as a sole trader or a partnership, it’s your responsibility to keep financial records and to notify HMRC of your earnings through a self-assessment tax return in order to pay appropriate taxes.

“Cooke Watts are always extremely helpful and on hand for advice whenever I need them”

John Rose / Proprietor, H C Lewis Butchers

Our sole trader and partnerships services include :

  • Sole trader or partnership accounts preparation
  • Income & expenditure preparation
  • Self-assessment tax return preparation
  • Bookkeeping & VAT returns
  • Payroll & auto-enrolment services
  • Cloud-based accounting software

We can take care of the whole process, from registering for self-assessment right through to submission of your tax return. Along the way we’ll ensure you keep all the right records, as well as claiming all available expenses to keep your tax down.

Why use Cooke Watts to help you

We’re friendly and approachable

We’re on the end of the phone and our door is always open. Feel free to drop in and please bring your waggy friends with you.

We’re experienced

We work with dozens of local sole traders and partnerships. We have many years of experience across general practice accountancy and senior financial positions in business, from accounting compliance to commercial advice, we have you covered.

We’re affordable

We truly believe we offer an excellent service for a cost-effective price. No timesheets, fully transparent on fees so no unpleasant surprises.

We’re local

Specialists in small businesses and servicing Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire, Cotswolds and the surrounding area, we aim to be everything you’d expect from a local accountant.