At Shipleys we work hard to help our clients thrive. Nobody understands your personal affairs or business like you do. So we invest the time to get to know you, your objectives and priorities to ensure the advice you get from us is just what you need.

What we can do for you

We offer accounting, audit and tax as well as a range of specialist services. Whether you’re in business or an individual, we can provide you with everything you need to keep your finances in order.

“Shipleys are very helpful and provide us with charity intelligence about the charity landscape – they tell us about trends they see happening in their charity portfolio.”

Angela McConville
Chief Executive of Vital Regeneration

"Nancy Cruickshanks, a former VAT officer, gave us very strong VAT support during a VAT inspection and Penny Brockhurst, an ex-inspector, has a great insight into taxation which is invaluable to us."

John Daniel
Joint Managing Director, Daniel Department Stores

"Shipleys are more than just accountants for us. We have a dedicated team and Ken Roberts has been a real mentor to me. They have a different approach and really want to know about the business and where it is going. Just to be working with Shipleys enhances our reputation and helps us to be taken seriously."

Nicola Giuggioli
Eco Age

“I’ve worked closely with Joe Kinton for years – he’s been involved with us every step of the way and an enormous support to the business.”

Fiona Milne
Managing Director

'Shipleys is our preferred auditor and carries out audits on most of our funds.'

Laura Russell-Young
CEO and Managing Director, Yealand Group Ltd

Our specialist

Our dedicated teams of sector specialists are experienced in dealing with the complex challenges and changing regulatory environments across a range of industries.

The sectors below constitute the majority of our practice, but this is by no means an exhaustive list of industry groups that we work with.

All Sectors


Shipshape: Spring 2022

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Shipshape: Winter 2021/2

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How Can We Help?

Want easier ways to manage your accounts? Got a tricky question about tax? Looking to grow your business? Get in touch and our team of experts will help.

Current Issues

Tax update for landlords

In this article for Chestertons, Shipleys Tax Principal Mike Luckett gives a round-up of the latest tax changes which landlords should be alert to.

VAT News – Spring 2022

Our roundup of the latest VAT news includes early termination fees and compensation payments, end-customer claim refunds of wrongly charged VAT, plus revised guidance on VAT grouping registration

Businesses set to pay money laundering levy

Some regulated businesses now face paying an annual charge as part of the Government’s drive to combat international financial crime through newly introduced anti-money laundering levy regulations.