Due to an increase in the overall satisfaction score for three consecutive surveys, TaxAssist Accountants also received a ‘Continuous Improvement Award’ TaxAssist Accountants is proud to have once again been awarded 5-star Franchisee Satisfaction from WorkBuzz, a leading independent franchise consultancy, joining a select group of just four franchisors to have won this prestigious honour for eight years running. Karl Sandall, Group Chief Executive Director at TaxAssist Accountants, said:&n...Read More
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Take control of your future by running your own TaxAssist Accountants practice
Help your local economy thrive and take a central role in shaping your small business community. Offering much more than just accountancy services, you’ll become an invaluable trusted advisor to small business owners – and have a real impact on their lives and livelihoods.
At the same time as improving their lives, improve yours too by waving goodbye to long commutes, late nights and work life dominating personal life.
WITH TAXASSIST ACCOUNTANTS YOU WILL BE IN BUSINESS FOR YOURSELF, NOT BY YOURSELF
Starting your own business with TaxAssist Accountants means you will have a proven business model to follow. Everything is mapped out for you, including all you need to set up your new business, a comprehensive six-week initial course, and ongoing training and support for both you and your team of accountants and advisors.
Work ON your business: Cheryl’s role as business owner is to lead her team and build client relationships for her practice
Manage your team: Kam & Sejal started in their first shop with one accountant and have grown their business to two shops with seven people
Enjoy the rewards: Andrew’s plan was to follow the model, build and then sell his business and pay off his mortgage – he did it
SIX KEY REASONS PEOPLE INVEST WITH TAXASSIST ACCOUNTANTS
ADAPTING TO CHANGE IN 2020
In the most turbulent times the UK economy has seen for decades, TaxAssist franchisees have increased their stature in their local business communities thanks to unsurpassed levels of support and communication.
When coronavirus brought small business grinding to a halt, our Support Centre team worked tirelessly to ensure franchisees continually had correct and up-to-date information to meet their clients’ requests for help.
“I always believed that the back-up of the Support Centre would be both reassuring and an invaluable asset that most sole practitioners can never experience. Indeed, this has always been the case but never more so than now. They have been absolutely brilliant and I would be amazed if any other accountancy organisation has got anywhere close to delivering what they have.”
Nick Sims, TaxAssist Accountants Devizes and Chippenham
“We have had fantastic feedback from many of our clients saying how useful this information has been, telling us other accountants have not offered the same service, which in turn has helped us stand out. We really are so grateful and cannot praise the Norwich team enough.”
Brian Molyneux, TaxAssist Accountants Banbury & Bicester
A UNIQUE FRANCHISING RELATIONSHIP
Our ownership structure is unique within franchising. The business is part-owned by franchisees (c.40%) and new franchisees have the opportunity to not only join a successful franchise network, but also to buy a stake in the business via shares if they choose.
Through a formal shareholder voting system, this ownership structure allows franchisees to have their say on major strategic decisions affecting the Group.
SUPPORTING YOU & YOUR BUSINESS ON YOUR JOURNEY WITH TAXASSIST ACCOUNTANTS
Your business will have the marketing power of a global brand. Our proven lead generation service delivers the right prospects to grow your fee bank, while your own responsive website and Google Ads campaigns increase your visibility locally.
Our Training Academy keeps you and your staff ahead of the curve. Bespoke training and technical support is delivered when you and your team need it to help ensure your business remains the local market leader, operating to the highest professional standards.
We’re proud to have been awarded 5 Star Franchisee Satisfaction for seven consecutive years, based on an independent and anonymous survey of our franchisees. We’re a longstanding Full Member of the bfa and a multi-award-winning brand.
If you have ambition, commercial acumen and you’re looking for a successful and proven business model to achieve your goals, then get in touch to begin the process of due diligence. We’re running Discovery Days and personal meetings via Zoom, both proving highly successful at getting you the information you need.
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The TaxAssist accountancy franchise Group has once again been shortlisted for ‘Best Large Business’ at the Norfolk Business Awards After an incredibly busy year supporting the TaxAssist Accountants network and their clients, staff at the Norwich-based TaxAssist Group Support Centre have been rewarded with a further award nomination for the all-round strength of the business. This recognition follows hot on the heels of being announced as a finalist for the bfa HSBC ‘Franchisor of the Year’...Read More
Six new franchisees have joined TaxAssist Accountants after completing their initial training course online using video technology. TaxAssist Accountants has now successfully run two virtual initial franchise training courses after reworking the six-week course into a four-week virtual course. Samantha Skyring, Senior Training & Communications Manager said: “I am delighted that with the help of the trainers and different technologies our initial training courses now run smoothly virtually...Read More
TaxAssist Group directors have hosted nine virtual interactive meetings, delivering key messages to the TaxAssist Accountants network. With COVID-19 preventing face-to-face regional meetings this year, TaxAssist Accountants took the opportunity to move these important annual events online, to great success with all franchisees attending the one specific to their region. The events offer a chance to provide a network update, detail new initiatives, discuss future plans and opportunities and rec...Read More
Experienced accountant Jay Gosal has opened her shop within the Coventry franchise territory – six months after joining the TaxAssist Accountants franchise network. CIMA-qualified Jay used the lockdown period to refit her shop and speak to her increasing number of clients online and on the phone. “I am really pleased to finally have the shop open,” said Jay, “I have been able to work from home for the past six months, but it will make a huge difference to clients to see where I’m based and...Read More
Galston and Kilmarnock-based franchisee Barry McGougan is celebrating 16 years of successBarry McGougan joined TaxAssist Accountants in 2001, having previously worked for 30 years within the public sector. He opened his first franchise shop in Wallace Street, within the franchise territory of Galston in 2004 and then a second franchise shop ten years later in the franchise territory St Marnock Street, Kilmarnock. Since 2001, Barry and his three-strong team have provided specialist tax and accoun...Read More
Business owners, Renee Mackay, who runs TaxAssist Accountants in Corstorphine and Alan Johnston who runs TaxAssist Accountants in Goldenacre are together celebrating reaching well over 1,000 small business clients across the city. Their two shops, which work closely together providing tax and accountancy advice and services purely to small businesses, have each seen significant growth. Seven years since it was launched, TaxAssist Accountants in Corstorphine has secured its 1,000th client and ju...Read More
Kingswood-based Claire Woodman is celebrating five years working with the local small business community and has recruited two new members to her team after seeing client numbers soar.Claire Woodman set up TaxAssist Accountants in Fishponds in 2012, moving to Kingswood in 2015, she now provides specialist tax and accountancy services to nearly 200 small businesses in and around Bristol, employing a three-strong team.“Celebrating five years is a great achievement for myself and the team. The smal...Read More
Andrew Morton now has two offices and two shops More than a decade after first setting up TaxAssist Accountants in Ludlow to provide specialist tax and accountancy services to the small business community, accountant Andrew Morton has expanded his services to Bridgnorth, opening a fourth office in the Smithfield Centre. Andrew established TaxAssist Accountants in Ludlow in 2003, before opening in Craven Arms in 2006 and Leominster in 2012 and now his team looks after the tax and accountancy ne...Read More
At a conference recently, Ian was recognised as one of the first certified Advanced QuickBook Pro Advisors in Northern Ireland.Back in February, The TaxAssist Accountants Franchise group announced that it had selected Intuit QuickBooks as the exclusive partner for its franchise network of accountants. Since then, Ian has gone on to take the Advanced Advisor qualification, and is proud to be leading the way for his clients by future proofing businesses and using cloud based accounting solutions....Read More