Corporate accounting

Compliance and strategic business advice

Trusted advisers – people whose experience and expertise inspire confidence – are a boon to any growing business. At Coveney Nicholls, we believe in providing continuous support, from day one to the day you sell or pass on the company you’ve built.

From providing a secure foundation through solid accounts and compliant company tax returns to driving expansion with advice on business planning, corporate accounting and finance, we’re the partner you need.

Business accounting services

Corporate audit

Rigorous, trustworthy audits inspire confidence in investors, lenders and stakeholders. They also offer opportunities to make your business stronger.

Corporate audit >

Accounting and bookkeeping

Successful businesses are built on precise, comprehensive records and reports. Make intelligent decisions based on reliable financial information.

Accounting and bookkeeping >

Business startups

Make sure your business has the best chance to survive and thrive with careful financial frameworks and expert coaching from the off.

Business startup advice >

Company secretarial

The most elegant way to fulfil the bureaucratic obligations that come with running a business in the UK, from registrations to record-keeping.

Company secretarial >


If you're in building or property development, we'll advise on everything from project accounting to the construction industry scheme (CIS).

CIS accounting >

Corporate finance

To grow, your business needs investors or lenders. We'll help you find finance, advise on business plans and provide the numbers to support bids.

Corporate finance services >

Corporate tax

Advice on business structures, tax reliefs, capital allowances and other sensible mechanisms for keeping your business tax bill under control.

Corporate tax planning >

Management accounts

Shine a light on your business's books with regular, reliable financial reporting that enables fast, confident corporate decision making.

Management accounts >

Mergers & acquisitions

Whether you're expanding or on a path to exiting your business, we'll provide the financial data and analysis you need to make sound long-term choices.

Mergers and acquisitions >


Every staff member is different, and each needs the right deductions for workplace pensions, student loans, child maintenance and so on.


Payroll management >

Profitability forecasting

Rigorous forecasting is the best way to ensure your business can weather difficult times and to make the most of its potential for growth and expansion.

Profitability forecasting >


Advice on business structures, from LLP to ABS, and core accountancy services delivered in line with Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA) rules.

Accountants for solicitors >



Decide on the right VAT treatment for your business, get prudent advice on VAT claims and have VAT returns processed on your behalf.


VAT return services >




If you do business in the UK from overseas, or business abroad from a UK base, as members of FY International, we’re poised to provide expert international accountancy advice.

International services >

Looking for private accounting?

We offer a full range of services for individuals, including self-assessment returns, tax planning and support with inheritance and property.

Private accounting >

Looking for medical accounting?

Our specialist division serving general practitioners has been in operation for more than two decades, offering advice on tax, NHS pensions and practice growth.

Medical accounting >