CBS Accountants specialise in providing businesses and individuals bespoke accounting and taxation solutions. From business incorporation to expansion, our team of specialists are here to assist you on your business journey.
For help with any of your accountancy and tax needs please do not hesitate in contacting us.
Established in 2008, CBS Accountants has rooted itself in its client friendly approach towards accounting. By offering a transparent service and open door policy creates an environment for professional relations to flourish.
Our unique approach has seen us experience significant growth solely from client referrals. CBS has supported over a thousand clients since inception. The client base consists of a vast array of small to medium-sized businesses, retailers, online retailers, wholesalers, professional services, doctors, GP’s, pharmacies, management consultants, solicitors, property developers, property investors, IT consultants, fund managers, brokers, traders, transport companies, restaurants, landlords, charities, social media enterprises, sports players, musicians and promoters. We believe the principles of accounting apply cross sector hence we do not hesitate in onboarding any business. Our experts focus their energy in understanding the personal needs of every client and advising them each accordingly.
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Our team offers expert advice on company structures and can manage the entire incorporation process. We draft Memorandum & Articles of Association, issue Company Registration Certificates and Share Certificates. We also provide on-going company secretarial support, offer tax advice and familiarise clients with information on various company structures to suit their goals and aspirations.
CBS can draft Statutory Accounts in accordance with the latest accounting legislation. We are qualified to manage you business tax affairs to ensure you are operating in compliance with the law and payments are made to the tax authorities for the correct amounts and before the respective deadlines. We endeavour to identify the various tax benefits for your business in alignment with programmes set by HMRC, these include but are not limited to SEIS, EIS and Tax Credits.
At CBS we understand Ltd company structure is not right for everybody. We are able to assist clients weighing up other business structures. We dedicate time with all our clients to discuss their aims and ambitions providing sincere professional advise on the benefits and drawbacks of each structure based on a tax efficiency, operational and risk perspective, allowing the client to make an informed decision.
Whether you are a Company Director, Sole Trader, Partner, Landlord, High Net Worth Individual or receiving un-taxed income; you are obliged to file an annual Self-Assessment tax return.
Operating on several accounting platforms and having attained QuickBooks Proadvisor status, CBS is able to tailor its approach to suit each clients needs. We also offer access to QuickBooks online users. We can also register your company for VAT and take care of all the associated compliance.
CBS can register your business as an employer and process monthly payroll in accordance with current HMRC RTI requirements. Our firm can assist you with annual reporting requirements, benefit in kind calculations and pension scheme compliance in accordance with the policies set by the Pension Regulatory Authority.
Albeit being viewed as a safe business proposition, even the ‘bricks and mortar’ industry is prone to harsh market conditions and tax liabilities. Property ownership can become a financial burden without the help of a profession advisor at hand. At CBS we have a passion for property investment, which combined with our expertise in tax and accounting, means we are keen to invest in the growth of your business and are well positioned to do so.
With many years of real world commercial and managerial experience at your disposal, our financial experts are available to help you formulate a well-considered business plan. This will allow you to plan and formulate accurate and well devised forecasts, making future planning more purposeful and increasing your chances of success.
Our business culture and emphasis on building genuine relations with all our clients goes beyond the balance sheet. Clients are welcome to consult and seek the advice of our team before making any major business decisions. We can evaluate your strategy from an operations and financial point of view.
Numan Majeed | BSc FCA
Having completed his mathematics degree at City University, Numan commenced his career with PwC as an auditor. This is where he qualified as a chartered accountant in 2005. After leaving PwC, he established his consultancy providing solutions to leading Blue Chip organisations such as Virgin Media, Canada Life, Shell as well as Allied Irish Bank and the Bank of New York Mellon. Numan went on to establish his practise in 2008 which has since seen healthy, continual growth.
Muhammad Ali | BA MAAT
Ali completed his degree in Politics at Punjab University. After a prosperous career as a police officer, Ali entered the world of Accounting in 2001. With a strong mathematical background, he quickly mastered Bookkeeping, VAT, Online Accounting, Account preparation and Tax Return preparation. He partnered with Numan in 2008 to establish CBS Accountants and has enjoyed the control and freedom gained since.
Jibran Sartaj | BSc
Jibran began his accounting career when he joined CBS Accountants in 2012. He shows an eagerness to learn and to take on any challenge. He is now the Senior Manager of CBS Accountants, displaying very strong technical skills and a wholesome understanding of the various processes in accounting. Jibran has a final exam to pass before achieving Chartered Accountant status.
Wajaat Ahmed | BSc
Wajaat is an integral part of CBS Accountants. He graduated from Preston University where he studied Accounting and Finance and is also a ACCA finalist. He also has considerable experience in the Pharmaceutical Sector and carries a very thorough understanding of the industry.
Hamzah Wahid | BSc
After completing his degree in Professional Accounting BSc, Hamzah joined CBS Accountants. He conducted his role in the firm as an Accounts Assistant, aiding the senior figures. Hamzah is a trusted and inimitable team member who works restless to meet client’s needs. While maintaining a full-time job, Hamzah is also studying to become ACCA qualified.
Faraaz joined the team as an apprentice in 2016 and is now on course to achieve his AAT Level 5 qualification in 2019. Acquiring knowledge from his weekly training at Kaplan’s College, he is efficiently able to apply these principles at his work place. His motivation and drive to exceed makes Faraaz an exceptional accountant, hoping to achieve ACA qualification in the upcoming years.
Idrees is the newest member of the team. Having undertook work experience with CBS whilst still at school, upon completing his A levels and achieving excellent results he desired to pursue a career as a Chartered Accountant and Tax Advisor. He joined CBS Accountants in 2018 as an apprentice and is currently completing his AAT qualification.