About us - 20 years of Expertise & Practical Advice at
Chartered Certified Accountant,
South London UK
Our aim is to provide sound practical advice tailored to
each particular client's needs. One of the particular strengths
of GROVE & KING is
the wealth of advice available. As far as possible we try
to advise clients on all aspects of their business affairs.
Different clients have different requirements. The small
business run by a sole proprietor will have different needs
from the substantial company considering public flotation.
Whatever the size or type of client, they require competent
advice provided promptly at a realistic cost.
The new business requires competent professional advice
on tax and accountancy matters before starting to trade as
well as in later years. The initial decisions can easily make
the difference between success and failure.
Areas that need particular attention include: taxation,
the ownership structure, whether or not to incorporate, finance,
pre-trading expenditure, accounting, financial controls, PAYE
and VAT systems.
The developing business will often need more sophisticated
assistance e.g. formulating business plans, tax planning,
remuneration structures, finance, the effective use of the
The established business may present different problems.
Some families will wish to retain ownership of companies and
will need to plan for the older generation's retirement and
the transfer of assets. Others may be concerned with the eventual
sale of the business. Taxation, accountancy advice and company
law considerations are at the heart of arranging these transactions;
moreover our skill in presentation and negotiation can be
Effective management accounting procedures are also very
important for established businesses. Profitability can be
regularly monitored, new projects evaluated and corretive
action taken promptly when necessary.