Compliance

Compliance as Standard

Knowledge of Yesterday

The DAINSevolve team will help you take care of your compliance needs, meeting all statutory reporting and regulatory requirements.  No one starts a business to deal with compliance, so we deal with it – on time and efficiently.

Our Start-up Compliance Services:

New Business Set-up & Incorporation

We can simplify the process of setting up a new business, offering advice and support along the way.  Helping you to understand your duties and responsibilities and find a tax efficient structure to benefit you.

PAYE Registration

We will set up your PAYE scheme and talk you through the rules and regulations involved in being an employer.

VAT Registration

When the time is right we can help you register for VAT and assist you with selecting the VAT scheme that suits you and your business.

So your business is set-up and you are about to embark on your journey, understanding your tax requirements are the next key step.

Remember the big picture?

Compliance tells you about Yesterday, so are you ready to see how understanding Today can help you shape Tomorrow?

The Experts

Specialists in working with businesses like yours. We will help you to make more money, save tax, manage cashflow and grow the business.

Joe Hawkins

Joe Hawkins

Position: Tax Consultant
Phone: 01782 221139
Email: jhawkins@dains.com

Joe has experience in working with a variety of clients from different business sectors and providing tax advice in areas such as research and development tax credits.  He works closely with the audit and commercial services teams to provide a coordinated approach to tax compliance.

Joe Hawkins

Tax Consultant
Andy Warrington

Andy Warrington

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01782 221 133
Email: awarrington@dains.com

Andrew is responsible for the delivery of the compliance services within the Private Client Department in our Stoke-on-Trent office.

Andy Warrington

Accountancy and Business Services Manager
John Sutton

John Sutton

Position: Tax Consultant
Phone: 01889 503 005
Email: jsutton@dains.com

John joined Dains in 1988 and has worked in most areas of accountancy. John’s current role is the completion of tax returns and accounts for our commercial clients where he has built great working relationships.

John Sutton

Tax Consultant
Stacy Brown

Stacy Brown

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 07904 424454
Email: sbrowndains.com

Stacy is part of our Evolve team working across multiple offices, her role involves providing owner-managed businesses with not only compliance services but day-to-day support for their finance function to ensure timely and accurate information is available. She believes that in order to provide a proactive and cost-effective service, understanding the business and the people behind it is crucial.

Stacy Brown

Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Amanda Roome

Amanda Roome

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01332 821 140
Email: aroome@dains.com

Amanda works closely with the Partners and colleagues to ensure owner-managed businesses are given the support they need, tailoring the approach to each client depending on their specific needs and requests. Amanda believes that understanding each client and their values is key to maintaining a good client relationship and providing the best results.

Amanda Roome

Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Adam Thompson

Adam Thompson

Position: Accounting and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01543 261 266 | 07943 193 888
Email: athompson@dains.com

Adam is responsible for growing and managing the commercial service offering in the Staffordshire region. Adam has a varied portfolio of clients including agricultural, manufacturing, retail and engineering businesses.

Adam Thompson

Accounting and Business Services Manager
Laura Harwood

Laura Harwood

Position: DAINSevolve Senior
Phone: 01889 503003
Email: lharwood@dains.com

Laura started her accounting career with Dains back in 2012 as an apprentice within Commercial Services. Over the years Laura has put her hand to most area’s of accounting such as compliance, payroll, tax returns etc, but soon realised that cloud accounting was the route she wanted to pursue. By obtaining and maintaining various software certifications, Laura can see how cloud accounting software can transform the efficiency of your bookkeeping, streamline your finances and provide real-time information on your numbers.

Laura has experience working with a large number of businesses on converting and integrating them onto a wide range of cloud accounting software platforms in many different industries. The innovation of cloud accounting has allowed her to advise businesses further by collating and interpreting data to create meaningful insights into how the business is truly performing.

 

Laura Harwood

DAINSevolve Senior
Andrew Bentley, Partner

Andrew Bentley

Position: DAINSevolve Partner
Phone: 01782 221 121
Email: abentley@dains.com

Andrew is responsible for non-audit accounts production and a full range of financial back-office financial support.

Andrew Bentley

DAINSevolve Partner
John Southwell, Commercial Services Partner

John Southwell

Position: DAINSevolve Partner
Phone: 01543 261212
Email: jsouthwell@dains.com

As a Partner John thrives on dealing with people who have an entrepreneurial spirit and are engaged in raising the profile and bringing employment into the area, he enjoys being a sounding board for clients ideas and helping them to achieve their ambitions.

John Southwell

DAINSevolve Partner
Steve Rogers, Commercial Services Partner

Steve Rogers

Position: DAINSevolve Partner
Phone: 01889 503001
Email: srogers@dains.com

Steve specialises in assisting owner-managed and growing businesses in a broad range of industry sectors including manufacturing, engineering, and retail.

Steve Rogers

DAINSevolve Partner
Lisa Richards, Commercial Services Partner

Lisa Richards

Position: DAINSevolve Partner
Phone: 01332 826805
Email: lrichards@dains.com

Lisa acts for owner-managed and growing businesses across a broad range of industry sectors delivering proactive and timely advice by building a close working relationship based on good communication.

Lisa Richards

DAINSevolve Partner
Ian Carter

Ian Carter

Position: DAINSevolve Partner
Phone: 0121 200 5546
Email: icarter@dains.com

Ian looks to build a close working relationship with his clients, providing sound, proactive business advice together with ensuring his clients fulfil their statutory compliance requirements. Ian also assists clients with the preparation of timely management information and offering advice to clients on their financial potential.

Ian Carter

DAINSevolve Partner