London Chartered Accountants

Barnes Roffe LLP is one of the UK's leading London based accountancy firms ("Top 40"), providing progressive intelligent solutions to our national client base of owner managed businesses, large corporations and public sector not for profit organisations.

  • Could your Company be Guilty of a Tax Evasion Related Offence?
    Topical Tip 278
    Background In its 2015 election manifesto the Conservative Party pledged to:-“Make it a crime if companies fail to put in place measures to stop economic crime, such as tax evasion.”That pledge found its way into law in the form of tRead more
    Late payment of corporation tax – new draft penalties
    Topical Tip 277
    The draft Finance Bill 2019 includes provision for HMRC to apply penalties for the late payment of corporation tax.Hitherto, although the 2009 Finance Act contained provision for penalties to be applied in cases of late payment of corporation taxRead more
  • Vans that are treated as cars?
    Topical Tip 276
    At the end of 2017 a first tier tribunal considered combi type vans for the purposes of the benefit in kind taxation rules. It’s conclusion was that one was a “van” and other was a “car”.Whilst these vans are generally a commercial vehiRead more
    Brexit – Deal or No Deal
    Topical Tip 275
    Whilst uncertainty remains as to what Brexit will mean for UK businesses post March 2019, businesses that buy or sell to the EU should plan for the risks and opportunities that may arise.Whatever the outcome of the negotiations and UK/EU trade deRead more
  • New Rules for the building trade planned in 2019
    Topical Tip 274
    With new rules due to come into force on 1 October 2019 builders, sub-contractors and other trades associated with the construction industry will have to start using a new method of accounting for VAT.The new rules are designed to combat fraud inRead more
    You have a successful company – Is flotation a viable exit route for you?
    Topical Tip 273
    In past Topical Tips, we have discussed the possibilities of preparing your business for sale or the potential for structuring a Management Buy-Out.Following a recent successful flotation by one of our client onto the Alternative Investment markeRead more

What our clients say

Barnes Roffe Testimonials V2
Barnes Roffe Testimonials V2
Barnes Roffe Testimonials
Barnes Roffe   Testimonials

Clever Accountants for Business

At Barnes Roffe we are committed to answering all of your questions as thoroughly as possible.

Personal Approach

At Barnes Roffe we believe our personal approach to all our clients is key to ensuring that we are able to provide
a proactive and creative accountancy, audit and tax service led by our most experienced people.
Consequently we make the following promises to our clients.

Being a client of Barnes Roffe means you have direct access to our hardworking, straight talking and forward thinking team, offering you prompt professional help and advice. We will provide you with a proactive and friendly service at all staff levels.
We will take a personal interest in you and your business, building a strong relationship with you which is the foundation enabling us to generate innovative ideas that will help to improve your situation and financial position.
Our partners and team members are specialists in their fields offering you advice that we tailor to your personal situation.
Our innovative tax planning concepts and strategic business advice are second to none and will help you minimise your corporation, income and capital gains taxes as well as minimising your national insurance, VAT and stamp duty.
Testimony to our collaborative approach is the direct and easy access you have to our senior staff and partners. No call is unimportant to us and that is why we give you our partners’ personal mobile numbers, so you feel in safe hands whenever something does happen.
Furthermore, as a client at Barnes Roffe you will become part of our organisation just like we become part of yours. This is why we also provide ongoing technical advice and training on a host of business related matters provided by e-mail, one to one meetings and regular business seminars.