About Phil Owen & Co.
A highly respected firm of chartered accountants based in the heart of Liverpool, we take a practical approach to accounting, giving you, your team and your business the professional support you need.
Cost-effective chartered accountants based in Liverpool city centre
Taking a proactive and common sense approach to accountancy, we support both businesses and individuals from Merseyside, Wirral and beyond, providing expert, friendly and impartial advice that won’t break the bank.
Not your typical Liverpool accountant, instead of focusing simply upon bookkeeping, VAT returns and your end of year accounts, we take a holistic and strategic view of your finances, acting proactively to improve your financial situation whilst making a real, measurable difference to your life.
Friendly and approachable and with decades of experience, our team of Chartered Accountants helps limited companies, partnerships, sole traders and charities manage their finances efficiently, mitigating their tax liability and keeping them safe and compliant in the process.
Supporting companies, charities and individuals across Merseyside, Wirral and beyond
Unlike many Liverpool accountants, we prefer to work with rather than for our clients, advising and supporting on one hand whilst constructively challenging on the other.
Far from being a voice at the end of a phone, we take the time to get to know both you and your goals. By understanding your motivations and your pain points, we’re able to tailor our services to the requirements of your business, removing the burden of financial management, giving you the data you need to make truly informed decisions and freeing you up to spend your time most effectively.
An honest and ethical firm regulated by the ICAEW’s Code of Conduct, we pride ourselves on acting properly and transparently at all times, our robust systems helping us support organisations throughout the North West, regardless of size or sector.
Keep your financial records fully compliant and up to date, receiving expert advice on the information you’re obliged to keep, with clear, concise and intuitive reports being provided on demand.Bookkeeping services
Selling, donating or giving away land, property or another type of asset? We support businesses throughout the North West and beyond, providing expert, user friendly advice on how to minimise their Capital Gains Tax liability.Capital gains tax advice services
Working with businesses within the construction sector, we remove the burden of managing CIS payroll for their subcontractors, saving time, removing hassle and ensuring compliance along the way.CIS payroll services
Our tax consultants advise on the best opportunities to reduce your Corporation Tax liability, ensuring that your business is correctly registered with HMRC and completing your Corporation Tax return for you.Corporation tax returns services
Our experience with online accounts packages as well as our training courses provide companies can send invoices, record expenses and get an up-to-date picture at the click of their finances at the click of a button.Online accounts services
We operate a fully integrated BACS payment system and produce payslips, even register your employees with HMRC and completing your annual returns, updating HMRC to comply with real-time reporting requirements.Payroll services services
Tax investigations don’t always there’s an issue. Almost every business will experience one at some point. It makes sense, therefore, to have a suitably qualified, experienced tax accountant on hand for when that day comes.Tax investigations services
Navigating the complexities of VAT can be difficult and extremely time consuming. We take the hassle out of VAT management, removing the burden and freeing you up to spend more time on expanding or improving your business.VAT returns services
Providing the expert, timely advice you deserve, we'll help you structure your record-keeping processes more effectively, submitting your accounts in a timely fashion and making for a smoother running business.Year-end accounts services
If you create or sell a product or a service within the fields of science or technology - or if you’re developing new processes to further your understanding or abilities - we could help you to claim R&D tax credits.R&D claim calculations/submissions services
Our cashflow projections provide your team with an accurate picture of your income and expenditure, either for operational reasons or to provide confidence to shareholders or potential lenders.Cash flow projections services
For those looking to relieve themselves of the burden, we offer a dedicated self-assessment tax return submission service, providing absolute peace of mind and guaranteeing to get your return lodged on time.Self assessment tax returns services
Taking a strategic approach to tax savings, we work with hundreds of businesses and individuals, our straight talking, pragmatic and user friendly approach having a significant impact upon their tax liabilities.Tax savings services
Offering a tailored service as part of our business start-up package, we address all of the legal requirements, potential pitfalls and best practice associated with setting up a business.Business start-up advice services
So, you’ve decided to set up a new business. But what’s the next step? We remove the hassle from setting up a company, our expert, friendly advisors handling the entire process from start to finish.Company formation services
Despite the obvious advantages of a partnership, forming one can be far more complex than you might imagine. Regardless of which form of partnership you're interested in, we'll help you along the way.Partnership formation services
We’ll help you fulfil all sole trader responsibilities, including keeping accurate books, working out your Income Tax and National Insurance payments and the timely submission of your self assessment tax return.Sole trader advice services
Any individual or company renting out a property may be liable to pay tax on the profits. Our team of tax specialists will advise as to the allowances that you could deduct to minimise your liability.Landlords advice services
Why use Phil Owen & Co.?
- A respected firm of chartered accountants, we’re trusted by hundreds of businesses and private individuals throughout Liverpool, Wirral, Cheshire and Lancashire.
- Thanks to our ICAEW Chartered status, you can rest easy, safe in the knowledge that both your business and personal finances are in capable hands.
- We’re no ordinary accountant. By getting to know your business and its goals, we’re able to provide proactive, expert advice that adds genuine value to your team.
- Regardless of their size, following an introductory phone call, all new clients receive a free consultation, either at their premises or at our offices in Liverpool.
- From sole traders and SMEs to national I.T. and construction businesses, our accountancy services are tailored to suit our clients’ individual requirements.
- We take pride in the friendliness and approachability of our staff. From the moment you first make contact, we’ll treat you as we’d like to be treated ourselves.
Dont just take our word for it...
Dane Fennelly, Managing Director E2E Technologies
“E2E have used Phil Owen & Co. for a number of years now. The service we’ve received has been first rate with requests dealt with promptly and advice provided proactively. I couldn’t recommend them highly enough.”
Kevin Collins, C.B. Transport Refrigeration Ltd
"As a multimillion pound turnover business we have used Phil Owen and Co Limited as our accountants for many years and have made substantial tax savings as a result of the Research and Development claims advised by Phil. We would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a professional service.”
Ian Johnson, Company Director (Private Individual)
“Phil Owen's services were recommended to me by a friend a few years ago and, I have to say, I haven't been disappointed. From day one I've received an excellent service.”
Paul McHale, Contractor (Sole Trader)
"I was referred to Phil Owen when I became a sole trader a few years ago as I was struggling to find the time to deal with my finances as well as work six days per week. Their advice was really easy to understand and proved very helpful to me and I haven't looked back since."
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