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 supports our ethos of being part of the local Godalming community. They are experts in their field and are always available with advice”

Sarah Jones
Bursar, St. Hilary's School

"In my experience he has that rare combination of proven ability and genuine interest in the welfare of our business that has manifested itself in real energy and effort to contribute significant added value."

Peter Blease
Managing Director of Nexus Business Solutions, on Ben Bidnell, Shipleys' Principal

“Shipleys is a pleasure to work with and doesn’t make an unnecessary meal of things. They are pragmatic and sensible and have given good advice over the years.”

Bill Mills
Founder of Explore Learning

“Sitting at the heart of the industry, we feel that Shipleys is always in pole position to offer the best advice.”

Greg Brenman
Co-managing Director, Drama Republic

“Ben Bidnell has been an adviser for several years, consistently giving us really helpful and constructive professional advice.”

Carl Abeydeera
Kusch & Co

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


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Shipshape: Spring 2023

Our Spring Shipshape discusses the corporation tax changes, transfer pricing, property matters, productivity, cryptoasset losses and much more.
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Shipshape: Winter 2022/2023

Our Winter Shipshape discusses the implications from the Chancellor's Autumn Statement, the new VAT penalty regime, share options and much more.
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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

An 8-point checklist to help Payment and E-money firms’ safeguarding audit compliance

A handy 8-point checklist designed to help Payment and E-Money firms strengthen their compliance ahead of their safeguarding audit.

Payment and e-money firms’ safeguarding audits – common questions answered

Answers to the common questions Payment and E-money firms ask regarding the annual safeguarding audit, which the Financial Reporting Council (FCA) requires.

Payment and E-Money Firms Safeguarding Audit

Since 2021, the Financial Reporting Council (FCA) has required firms covered by The Payment Service Regulations and Electronic Money Regulations to have an annual safeguarding audit.