Tailored Support Solutions
for Small Businesses.
Bookkeeping and Payroll Services
We specialise in providing services to sole traders and small limited companies based in Devon, from simple bookkeeping solutions to
fully outsourced support services, helping you to ensure your business is both Making Tax Digital ready and fully compliant.
We offer tailored solutions to suit all types of businesses, whether it's cleaning up your books,
preparing your self assessment tax return or even offering start up advice and guidance to set you on the right track for record keeping.
We also help small businesses with their complete payroll and CIS requirements from registering with HMRC as an employer, paying employees and sub-contractors, assisting with employment status assessments or fulfilling your auto enrolment duties.
We offer a free initial consultation by telephone and always like to meet our new clients in person, so we can get to know more about you and your business and provide a support solution that is centred around your businesses individual needs.
For more information or a bespoke quotation, contact us on 01395 320316 or via our contact form.
Fully Qualified, Licensed and HMRC Approved.
ICB Certified Bookkeeper, CIPP Associate Member and HMRC Authorised Agent.
Cloud Software Solutions
We work with a number of software partners including QuickBooks, Xero, Sage and FreeAgent to provide the best cloud accounting solution to match your businesses needs, that is both HMRC compliant and ready for Making Tax Digital.
If you don't know where to turn for information we can assist, providing product demos and talking you through the various options available, undertaking software migration from your existing provider to a new cloud based system and
answering your general software queries.
Training and Support Services
If you are looking for some training so you can keep your own books, we can help.
As Quickbooks, Xero and Freeagent Certified Advisors we can walk you through your new software at a pace to suit you covering the basics from raising invoices, paying suppliers and reconciling the bank to more advanced report processing for year end preparation.
We offer unlimited telephone and email support, regular face-to-face meetings and sound business advice; providing you with the tools you really need to build your businesses success.
We Offer Competitive Pricing and Bespoke Quotations.
Contact Us on 01395 320316 to Discuss Your Businesses Individual Requirements.
Championing Devon Businesses
Launched in April 2018, Exe Bookkeeping and Payroll Services was created with the specific goal of supporting Devon's small businesses.
Based in the coastal town of Exmouth and being Devon born and bred, we thrive on helping other local businesses stay on the right side of the compliance fence and with over ten years experience within such sectors as the retail, manufacturing and service industries,
we can help many types of businesses from retailers to contractors and private individuals such as landlords.
Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) qualified and Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) affiliate members, we ensure our knowledge and understanding is of the highest quality and standard with continuing professional development central to our business ethos, allowing us to expand our services and stay one step ahead of the ever changing landscape of business administration.
We go the extra mile and help to support your business with more than just the numbers and do all we can to help you succeed. We are always looking for ways to improve our own services in line with our mission statement as a forward thinking practice built on old fashioned values. See how we have helped other small local businesses by reading our client testimonials.
Our strong ethics and professionalism has been recognised through our ICB New Practice of the Year 2018 nomination, Exeter Living Awards 2019 New Business nomination, as a featured bookkeeper in accounting publication PQ Magazine and as an #ICB100Women.
You can also find us gracing the pages of local business magazine Grow Exeter in our monthly column.
Latest Blog Posts
Earlier this month HMRC announced a delay to the new VAT regime for the Construction Industry. The major change to VAT legislation within the sector was due to come into
It's swiftly come back around and this year the CIPP are celebrating 21 years of keeping the UK paid. National Payroll Week highlights the vital work payroll professionals do to
Here at Exe Bookkeeping and Payroll Services we are very excited to announce we have moved into a shiny new office space in the centre of Exmouth! Our new home
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..and this time it’s the Construction Industry that’s firmly in HMRC’s sights. On 1st October 2019 a new VAT regime will be implemented within the building and construction industry. This
FinTech, or Financial Technology to give it it’s full name, is big news in the bookkeeping industry. Huge growth and innovation in this area has prompted software providers to develop
The Exe Bookkeeping and Payroll Services office will be closed from Monday 10th June until Friday 14th June 2019 as we take annual leave. Please do continue to email us
We often get asked about claiming for the cost of fuel used for business purposes and what happens if such business fuel also gets used for personal trips as well.
We are very excited to announce that we are supporting an amazing charity, Circus Starr. This truly fantastic charity provides families with disabled or disadvantaged children the experience of a
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The Oxford Dictionary lists this adjective as meaning, “ to have many different aspects or features”, summing up the true nature of bookkeepers and the many different skills and knowledge
It's official, Exe Bookkeeping and Payroll Services has made the grade to be featured in the 2019/2020 Our Local Expert directory for East Devon! We are so pleased to have
We would like to wish all of clients and friends of the business a Happy Easter!! 🐇🥚🍫 Our offices will be closed on Friday 19th April, re-opening on Monday 29th
From growing our client base to being nominated for two business awards, it's been an amazing maiden year! Back in April 2018 we never would have imagined it possible when
Today (1st April 2019), marks the arrival of Making Tax Digital (MTD), HMRC's new VAT regime which requires all eligible businesses with a taxable turnover above £85,000 to keep digital
The beginning of the new tax year is fast approaching and with it comes a host of changes. Some of these changes are normal increases to National/Living Wage and Personal
We are very excited to announce that we are working with Grow Exeter Magazine, the only dedicated business publication in the area, to raise the profile of the what we
Today, Friday 8th March 2019, marks International Women's Day 2019. A celebration of women around the world, their strength, resilience and determination to break down barriers and abolish inequality. This
We are delighted to announce that we will be holding a Free Making Tax Digital Coffee Break on Tuesday 12th March 2019. This event will be held at Ocean Bar
"Few have heard of Fra Luca Pacioli, the inventor of double-entry bookkeeping; but he has probably had much more influence on human life than has Dante or Michelangelo"- Herbert J. Muller