20th September 2018
Terry, who has been operating as a TaxAssist Accountant since 2002 and looks after more than 550 clients from his two offices in Lincolnshire was thrilled to be recognised in this global contest.
"It is fantastic that our practice has been recognised on the global stage. Our entire business now revolves around QuickBooks, having decided two years ago to embrace new technology and adopt it as our primary choice of software. We have seen a complete transformation in our practice, which is why I decided to enter the contest.
We have found that cloud technology has enabled us to offer enhanced business support and advice that delivers better value for money for our clients, as well as time savings and greater efficiencies in terms of staffing in the practice. Our client numbers are consistently increasing, and by getting clients using QuickBooks as early as possible, we will ensure we are ahead of the game for the staging dates of 'Making Tax Digital'.
Another bonus to using QuickBooks has been the increased appeal to millennials. Not only have we seen an increase in younger clients, but the practice has benefitted when it comes to staff recruitment, helping us to attract and retain a younger workforce."
Group Commercial Director, Daren Moore, said:
"Technology is integral to the future of accountancy and, because TaxAssist Accountants is a market leading network, we have embraced and championed a comprehensive software estate, of which QuickBooks forms a key part.
Congratulations to Terry, who has been an early adopter and exponent of all the benefits cloud technology offers, and is now, along with his clients, reaping the benefits."
Now in its fourth year, the Firm of the Future contest invited bookkeeping, full-service accounting and tax firms in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States and, for the first time, India, to showcase how they see the value of the cloud, serve as a trusted advisor to their clients, and grow their practice with modern marketing techniques.
Ariege Misherghi, global leader of Intuit’s Accountant Segment, Small Business and Self-Employed Group, said:
"Each firm’s submission clearly highlighted both how they embrace new technologies and ideas, and just as important, that they recognize that this is what will drive their firm and clients forward to greater success."
13th December 2018
David Paulson has been announced as a new British Franchise Association board member at its Annual General Meeting.
11th December 2018
Six new franchisees joined TaxAssist Accountants in November 2018.
29th November 2018
An independent franchise satisfaction survey reveals outstanding results yet again for this leading tax and accountancy franchise.
19th November 2018
TaxAssist Accountants once again provided its franchisees with personalised versions of the Budget 2018
15th November 2018
Group Commercial Director Daren Moore FCCA presented a new ‘Our Services’ document, setting out the huge range of services clients can access through the TaxAssist Network.
16th October 2018
Sam Skyring is celebrating one year on in her role as Franchise Development Manager for TaxAssist Accountants.
4th October 2018
The TaxAssist Group has expanded its Support Centre, moving into a second suite at Bankside 300 on Broadland Business Park.
21st September 2018
TaxAssist Accountants’ continual growth has seen them remain at 22nd in the AccountancyAge Top 50.
14th September 2018
A mix of new franchisees, partnerships and resales recently completed their 6-week initial training course.
7th September 2018
Kashif Anwar has recently celebrated the opening of his first TaxAssist Accountants shop in London.
24th August 2018
Richard Brookes has recently celebrated ten years as a TaxAssist Accountants franchisee, moving to a larger shop and the opening of a second shop.
13th July 2018
TaxAssist Accountants in Australia celebrated its inaugural Annual Conference in June 2018.
6th June 2018
Sixteen years after joining TaxAssist Accountants, David Dixon and his team have put down roots for long term growth.
24th May 2018
TaxAssist Accountants has announced a strategic partnership with Receipt Bank, the award-winning bookkeeping automation platform.
18th May 2018
TaxCalc wins the contract to be the accountancy software partner for TaxAssist Accountants.
15th May 2018
Franchisees, partners and staff helped make this year’s TaxAssist Accountants’ Conference its most successful yet.
4th May 2018
TaxAssist Accountants has invested in a TV advertising campaign to raise brand awareness as part of the national marketing package offered to its 200-stong franchise network.
“I now have over 400 clients, which generate an income and flexibility in how I work that could not have been achieved on the corporate ladder I stepped off. Further, I know that the practice will be a valuable asset for my future when the time is right. The shops, my marketing, and the initiatives of the TaxAssist Team, have proved invaluable in helping me to build a substantial practice.”Alex Smith - Franchisee in Peverell & Plymouth
"It had always been my dream to start my own business. I had tried many things to start a business and very soon realised that I couldn’t do it alone. I needed a team to help me along, with a well-proven and successful idea, a marketing plan and so on - the list was exhaustive and time was short. Then I came across TaxAssist Accountants – a solution for all of my concerns."Nadeem Iqbal - Franchisee in Palmers Green & Walthamstow
"As I grew tired of corporate life, I started looking at options to start my own business. Owning a TaxAssist Accountants franchise appealed to me, as I valued the on-going support and readymade systems which would fast track my business. I didn’t want to be 'just an accountant'. It was great to realise that I was expected to run the business, employing accountants to do the operational side."Ali Redwood - Franchisee in Clifton & Portishead
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