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.

Academies

Farming & agriculture

International

Professional & consultancy

Building & construction

Charities

Equine & bloodstock

Healthcare

Property & development

News

Ellacotts announce winner of Employer of the Year Award

We are delighted to announce that our winner of the Employer of the Year Award at The Northamptonshire Business Awards 2019, is Ensafe. David Stevens, Managing Partner, who presented the award said: “Ensafe were worthy winners because of the passion and enthusiasm...

HMRC announce extension of savings tax relief for trusts and estates

The requirement to deduct tax at source on bank, building society and National Savings and Investments (NS&I) income was removed in 2016. Income from these sources is now paid gross. For individuals, there are allowances dependant on whether you are a basic rate...

Spanish authorities are clamping down on foreign property owners

Property and overseas assets are two areas HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have focused on over the past few years, with campaigns encouraging the disclosure of omitted income. In addition to omitted income, we have also seen the introduction of the Trust Registration...

Missed the MTD deadline? You won’t get penalised this time

If you pay your VAT quarterly by direct debit the sign-up window has closed for the 7 August (30 June quarter) submission. Do not worry as HMRC have announced that you will not be penalised this time so you may file the old way and come back when the direct debit has...

When is a van not a van for tax purposes?

HMRC are being urged to provide clarity and consistency on the tax treatment of commercial vehicles such as VW Kombi Vans marketed as goods vehicles. The need for clarity follows the ruling in an important tax tribunal case involving “vans” provided to employees of...

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-larger

David Stevens

Managing Partner

Banbury

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Charlotte Toemaes (née Houghton)

Partner

Banbury

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Chris Slatter

Independent Financial Adviser

Banbury

Events

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: 

We've raised:

£5,384

  • 100% 100%

Of our £5,000 target

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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