Tailored advice for your
business and your family

Chartered Accountants in Banbury, Kettering and London

At Ellacotts we realise that accounting, tax and business advice is different for everyone. We are committed to working with our clients to develop solutions tailored to their specific circumstances and designed to enable their success. Ranging from owner-managed businesses looking to start out or grow, individual’s planning their family’s future, to multinational organisations with audit needs, our clients each have very specific requirements. Our specialist accounting, tax and financial advice teams in Banbury, Kettering and London are dedicated to helping them achieve their objectives at every stage in their journey.

Delivering Solutions | Enabling Success

Whether you are an individual, a large firm, a small business or you want to start a business, get in touch to find out how we can help you.

Online accounting

Our online accounting solutions will transform the way you run your business, from automating time-consuming tasks, having access to your finances 24/7, to in depth reporting to empower you to make informed business decisions.

You & your family

Whatever stage of life you are at, we can provide tailored financial advice to your circumstances. Ellacotts can help you plan for the future and enable you to make the best decisions for you and your family.

Business services

We can provide specialist accounting, taxation, assurance and business advice amongst other business services to enable your company to grow and maximise its potential.

Who we help

Ellacotts provides a full range of high quality services across the board. However, over the years we have developed particular expertise in a number of specialist sectors.


Farming & agriculture


Professional & consultancy

Building & construction


Equine & bloodstock


Property & development


Conservative Party elected with working majority

Now that Boris Johnson and his Conservative party have won the General Election will we finally Get Brexit Done? More importantly, can the UK Government now get on with running the country and sort out urgent issues such as the NHS and social care? We will have to...

31 January deadline for pre Brexit EU VAT refund claims

With only three weeks until the proposed Brexit date, HMRC has set a 31 January deadline for online claims for EU VAT refunds via their website. The current government position is that the UK will leave the European Union on 31 January 2020 and this will have an...

Make saving tax one of your New Year’s resolutions for 2020

Whether you have made New Year's resolutions or goals for 2020, you should make sure your finances take top priority. The UK tax year ends on 5 April and so January, February and March can provide a last-minute chance to save tax with some careful planning. We have...

Ellacotts Charity of the Year 2020 is SSNAP

We are very proud to announce that our new Charity of the Year for 2020 is SSNAP - the Charity for Sick Newborns and their Parents at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. Throughout the year, we will be raising money through dress down days, cake bakes and our big...

Ellacotts raise a massive £9,500 for mental health charity Mind

We’re very proud to announce that we have smashed our £5,000 target and raised a grand total of £9,500 for Mind! Over the last 18 months we have been busy fundraising by: Holding bake sales and bake offs Dressing down for our ‘Dress Down Fridays’ Wearing our jazziest...

What our clients say

“Friars Academy has worked with Ellacotts since 2013 during that time their assistance has been invaluable to the Academy.”

Carol White, Business Manager, Friars Academy

What our clients say

“They’re very enthusiastic and forward thinking, especially concerning tax matters, which has been a big saving to our company and our family.”

Richard Hartley, Richard Hartley Ltd

What our clients say

“They have been efficient and proactive, particularly in meeting deadlines, and provide a professional service.”

Kevin Matthews, Finance Director, Cherwell Valley Silos Limited

Our team

Our people are our most important asset and we place great importance on professional and personal development. We therefore have highly qualified teams of specialists providing only the highest level of advice and service. 


David Stevens

Managing Partner



Charlotte Toemaes (née Houghton)




Chris Slatter

Independent Financial Adviser



We run a number of informative seminars throughout the year as well as attending and sponsoring many different shows. Take a look at what is coming up.

Our Charity of the Year is: 

Our accreditations

We are proud to be a Top 100 Accountancy firm as ranked by the Accountancy Age 2018 survey. We are active members of IAPA and the UK200Group and hold Investors In People Silver. We are a Xero Platinum Partner and are committed to helping our clients in the transition to Making Tax Digital. 

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