SPECIALIST SUPPORT FOR OPTOMETRISTS

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EKW Group have over 80 years experience in the Healthcare Sector providing accounting & comprehensive business support to people working in the Optical industry. We now have a national network of over 120+ professionals working within our organisation.

Whether you’re trading as a locum, a sole practitioner, in a partnership or limited company, our team has a wealth of experience from working with opticians and eye-care practitioners and understands the needs of your business.

 

If you would like to book a consultation with our experts,  please make all appointment requests direct via Linkedin.

KELLY BLANCHARD

Accounting Operations Manager

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CHRIS BARLOW

Accounts & Tax Manager

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ASHLEIGH KEMPSON-BLUNDELL

Specialist Payroll Advisor

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Take a look at what our experts have to say.

SAVE TIME & MONEY WITH OUTSOURCED PAYROLL

“More and more businesses are finding it increasingly difficult to cope with the range of employment payroll legislation. With the added burden caused by the introduction of Real Time Information (RTI), Auto-Enrolment (AE) pension requirements & GDPR compliance.  It makes commercial and financial sense to outsource this work, so you can keep employees and contractors happy, without any hassle.

– Ashleigh Kempson-Blundell, Specialist Payroll Adviser

TAX EFFICIENT WAYS TO EXPAND YOUR BUSINESS

“Many of our clients are looking to expanding their businesses, we’re here to help guide the way with the most tax efficient route.  We’re highly experienced in providing the correct advice regarding structuring and restructuring to ensure that you have claimed all of the tax relief available to you”.

– Chris Barlow, Accounts & Tax Manager

VAT ENQUIRIES WE HAVE ATTENDED HAVE ALWAYS GONE IN THE CLIENTS FAVOUR 

“We offer full FODO calculations to ensure the correct VAT rates are applied.  We are highly experienced in this sector.  Also, we are closely monitoring the new till systems implemented by Boots, so we can advise of any errors within the sales reports and we are happy to advise if there has been any other omissions”.

– Kelly Blanchard, Accounting Operations Manager

EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS

We understand how important it is to monitor your business performance

EKW Group offer specific advice on issues such as allowable expenses and buying or selling practices.

We can help secure the funding you need to start a practice, complete your annual tax return and work with you to create the best possible exit strategy for your business. We will support you from start to finish, not only taking care of your accounting needs, but your whole business progression.

If you are an established business we also offer a full auditing service and ensure you remain fully compliant with any relevant regulations.  Tax planning is a critical part of financial management in the medical field. It is important to understand and discover ways in which you may pay fewer taxes, as well as maximise the tax allowances you may be entitled to.

We aim to ensure every opportunity for tax relief and refunds are available to you.

  • Partial exemption calculations for VAT
  • Personal Tax advice
  • Preparation of your self-assessment tax return
  • Monthly or quarterly management accounts
  • Advice on allowable expenses and capital allowances
  • Bookkeeping advice
  • Payroll Bureau service and support
  • Auto Enrolment
  • Inheritance Tax planning
  • Advice on asset purchase including financing arrangements
  • Business plans and financial forecasts
  • Tax Return completion and specialist tax advice
  • Financial services, pension planning
  • Long term business exit strategy and succession planning

Discover our highly affordable packages, with training, through to bespoke business planning, strategic insights, benchmarking and many other value added services.

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Great team that provide a professional and efficient service. They take the stress out of dealing with payroll and PAYE issues. They come highly recommended by myself! Thanks for all your support.

Zabir AliBoots Opticians

Always a first class service, with a friendly and professional manner. In fact as a company they are awesome, I would highly recommend

Ade HerbertBoots Opticians

EKW Group look after all our accounting needs for both the business and our personal tax. They run the payroll and have recently set up our company pension scheme, taking the worry off me. Could not recommend them enough!

Stephanie SearlBoots Opticians