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Getting back to business

As an owner-managed business ourselves, we know how much courage and commitment it takes to be in business particularly after the impact of Covid-19 and the effect that lockdowns have had on so many businesses.

As businesses navigate these financially uncertain times, our team continues to offer support and advice as well as deliver deadline work as usual. 

We are regularly publishing blogs and hosting webinars to help you build towards a better business, please don't hesitate to get in touch if you want to know more.

Wishing you and your families all the very best in these difficult circumstances.

The Rowdens Team

Our webinar: 32 ways to save tax

Watch this webinar (10 November 2021) from Penny Rowden in conjunction with the Chichester Chamber of Commerce & Industry. 

Attendees learnt how to avoid elaborate tax schemes - "If it's too good to be true, it probably is." 

Our tax saving checklist, looks at key areas such as salaries and dividends, loans, business and employee assets, business expenses and much more.

Click here to View Our Webinars.

Beware of Scammers

Please be aware of texts or emails claiming to be from HMRC. 

The Metropolitan Police has warned of scammers sending texts claiming to be from HMRC. Unless 100% verified, do not click on links that are included in a text or email.

If you're in need of a financial steer, our team of friendly and approachable accountants are the people for you. Why not call us today to arrange an initial chat? We can talk through your options and work out a monthly pricing plan to suit your needs.

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