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Chartered Accountants

Welcome to SMH Chartered Accountants, our highly qualified and experienced Chartered Accountants, Registered Auditors and Tax Advisors are there for you all year round, not just as an end of year commodity.

As a partner-led firm, we guarantee your main point of contact will be available to you whenever you need them. Your contact partner will ensure the in-house specialists working on your behalf take full responsibility for everything we do for you.

Our success depends on your success, therefore we work in partnership with you to ensure we identify every opportunity to make improvements to your business and its profitability.

Read more about our accountancy services, or contact us to arrange a free consultation to discuss your requirements in more detail.


Our Services


Our team of qualified experts can take care of all your accounting needs including bookkeeping, preparation of your annual accounts, advice on the relevant records needed and many other ancillary services.  

Audit and Assurance

We have extensive knowledge and experience of the various statutory and non-statutory audit assurance reports that are required by many different market sectors and not for profit institutions.

Business Start-Up

At SMH Chartered Accountants, our expert staff are on hand to assist new business start ups with their accountancy, tax and financial requirements. 

Bookkeeping & Management Accounts

We support our clients across all areas of Bookkeeping, which keeps the business organised and financial records up to date.

Cloud Accounting

Businesses that don’t have the relevant in-house expertise this is likely to mean more work for their accountants, and more cost for their business.

Company Secretarial and Legal Services

At SMH Chartered Accountants, our company secretarial and legal services range from basic statutory compliance to advising on company law and corporate governance.

Corporate Finance

At SMH Chartered Accountants our Corporate Finance team specialises in advising on how to effect successful business sales and acquisitions.

Financial Planning

As a multi-disciplined accountancy firm we take a holistic approach to maintaining our client’s wealth and minimising personal taxation, both in the short term and the long term.

Forensic Accounting

At SMH Chartered Accountants our Partners and senior staff have dealt with a wide range of legal disputes relating to financial issues.

Payroll and Employee Services

At SMH Chartered Accountants, our expert staff are on hand to assist with all your payroll and auto enrolment responsibilities.

Private Client

Private Client Services is one of our specialist areas, we have a longstanding history of advising personal clients across many diverse portfolios.

Restructuring and Recovery

At SMH Chartered Accountants, we fully understand that a business or individual can experience financial difficulties at any stage of their business life cycle.

R&D Tax Relief and Patent Box

R&D (Research and Development) Tax Credits and Patent Box claims can be a really useful scheme for businesses to be rewarded on innovation and process improvement.


SMH Chartered Accountants can help take the stress out of completing your tax return, ensuring every box is completed correctly and you take advantage of all the allowances available against your tax.


The UK has more pages of tax statute than any other country in the world: 17,000 and counting.

VAT Returns

At SMH Chartered Accountants one of our key specialties is assisting clients with VAT returns.

Making Tax Digital

At SMH Chartered Accountants, our expert staff are on hand to assist with your accounting requirements to ensure you are fully compliant with Making Tax Digital (MTD) requirements.

Other Services

SMH Chartered Accountants act for a wide range of clients across varied sectors. This enables our expert staff to offer a diverse and tailored service to match our client’s requirements. 


If you are interested in any of our group services and looking to speak with one our in-house experts please fill out our enquiry form below. One of our team will aim to get back to you as soon as possible at a time that suits you.

01142 664432 info@suttonmcgrathhartley.co.uk


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