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“In addition to keeping score and telling me where I was Andrew helps with useful forward planning. His view is that businesses need to get things done, done right and then get on with making a living; he engenders this attitude into his staff too! As my industry requires two returns a year to my regulator and the returns must be made in a very short time frame, this attitude is of great help”

Alleyn Thomas – Dax & Davies Ltd, Mortgage and Protection Advisers. October 2012


“I would wholeheartedly recommend AJR and Co to anybody looking for a professional, personal service delivered by a team that understands what makes a business tick and cares that you flourish and succeed”

Peter Whates – Gemtrioli Limited. October 2012


“Rocked up, ran in, reeled off a brief two years ago.  You guys carried me as I grew my biz and nurtured the official bits that bored me stupid.

Now I can get on with doing what I do best knowing it’s like phoning home and talking to caring parents if boring stuff appears. I love yoooooo!” 

A Penn – PR Consultant. September 2012


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“I have been working with AJR & Co since I set my own business 8 years ago. During that time I have found them to be 100% efficient, reliable, knowledgeable and efficient. (I have even had tax rebates!). As an added bonus, I am always welcome to pop into their offices for a chat and a cup of tea to talk about business – and more – everybody is always really friendly”

Geoff Langston – Arizion Ltd. September 2012


“AJR & Co. have provided an efficient, cost effective and friendly accountancy service ideal for a small company like mine”

Matthew Vincent, Director, – Matthew Vincent Consulting Ltd. September 2012


“AJR & Co Ltd have proved to be extremely helpful and supportive during the past 5 years, helping me both set up and establish my businesses. Their support takes away the burden of red tape relating to accounting and tax related issues. They are quick to respond to any issue and I would highly recommend them”

Keith Lewis, Director, – Claydon Performance and Management Consultancy Ltd and
MK Mail and Logistics Ltd.
September 2012


“When I became self employed, one of the first things I did was find a local accountant. Andrew helped me with the start up of my consultancy and has completed my annual accounts for the past 7 years. He is always willing to offer advice and has taken the pain out of tax forms! Even when I leave my accounts until the deadline, he is always prompt and professional in the service he and his team offers”

Lynn Lockley. February 2010


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“Andrew Richardson the principal of AJR & Co. takes away the pain from submitting annual tax returns. He provides reliable advice and always on time. At a personal level I also enjoy his company”

Mr S. Nair. February 2010


“Professionally run, always gives excellent, sound advice, friendly and always available to take your calls. Would gladly recommend them!”

Darren Goodwin – DSG Electrical Services. February 2010


“A dedicated professional team who have played a vital part in our business dealings, ensuring we meet strict deadlines needed for the charity commission, and Inland Revenue. Our accounts are prepared by AJR & Co. Ltd to a highly professional standard and all issues are dealt with in a smooth and hassle free way. We LOVE this professional friendly team, who are prepared to go that extra mile every time”

Debbie Albrighton – Little Oaks Pre-School. February 2010


“It is an enormous relief to have an accountant like Andrew Richardson and to know that one’s business finances are in safe hands”

Jane Paterson – JPK Consulting Limited. September 2008 


Case Studies

A local retailer came to us with an idea to start a new cafe business. We advised on how best to structure the company, suggested clearer ways to present the financial information in the business plan and helped create cost recording and bookkeeping systems.

A house building company approached us for advice on appealing an unexpected VAT bill for £200,000 following a refurbishment project. Through advice and negotiation we were successful in reducing the penalty by around 90%.

A logistics company came to us on the recommendation of an existing client. Their business was taking off but in-house accounting systems were struggling to cope. Deadlines were not always met, leading to HMRC & Companies House penalties. We advised on new systems and took over responsibility for payroll and taxation.

Freak weather conditions affected greens on a golf course but the claim was resisted by insurers. After we took up negotiations all but £3,000 of the near £40,000 claim was met.

During a review session, an existing client asked for advice on dealing with a disputed £250,000 claim from a supplier. We scrutinised the claim closely and on the basis of the information we presented, the bill was reduced to an agreed £80,000.


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