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About Us

About Us

Welcome to BWMacfarlane. We are one of the leading, independent chartered accountancy practices in Liverpool. At BWMacfarlane we provide a wide range of accountancy and business support services to organisations and individuals throughout the North of England and beyond. Our experienced and skilled partners and their teams are ready to support you with high quality, individual yet affordable services however complex your personal or business needs ...

New LLP SORP

New LLP SORP

CCAB has published a revised statement of recommended practice (SORP) for limited liability partnerships (LLPs). The LLPs SORP has been updated to reflect the new LLP Regulations that were issued in May 2016 and recent changes to UK accounting standards. The LLP...

Making Tax Digital – an update

Making Tax Digital – an update

  The Government initiative ‘Making Tax Digital’ (MTD) intends that the vast majority of businesses, self-employed people and landlords will be required to keep track of their tax affairs digitally and to update HMRC on-line at least quarterly within 30 days...

Charity Compliance Update

Charity Compliance Update

The Charity Commission (for England & Wales) updated their CC15 charity reporting and accounting guidance (published 27 March 2015) last month. The latest update, in the form of CC15d, incorporates the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 provisions concerning the...

Auto Enrolment – non-compliance risks your credit rating

Auto Enrolment – non-compliance risks your credit rating

Auto Enrolment – non-compliance risks your credit rating The Pension Regulator has reported that they are beginning to see the first employers receive County Court Judgements (CCJs) for a failure to pay their automatic enrolment fines. This can happen when they...

BWMacfarlane are now Platinum Partners of QuickBooks Online

BWMacfarlane are now Platinum Partners of QuickBooks Online

BWMacfarlane are delighted that we are now Platinum Partners of leading cloud accountancy provider QuickBooks Online. The Senior Leadership Team at QuickBooks owners Intuit have been impressed by our vision and technology adoption, saying “We are extremely excited to be working with BWMacfarlane and look forward to delivering on the success measures in partnership, and promoting them as a cloud leader!” As Platinum Partners of QuickBooks Online BWMacfarlane accountants are kept up to date with the latest software developments so that...

Now recruiting - Audit Senior

Now recruiting - Audit Senior

We are searching for a qualified ACA / ACCA Audit Senior to join our team, in a role with progression and career development potential. Managing a portfolio of varied clients from owner managed business to charities you will be responsible for leading the audit assignments and delivering to client deadlines. Alongside this you will be responsible for the preparation of statutory financial statements in accordance with UK GAAP, the preparation and submission of Corporation tax returns and will liaise with clients...

We are a finalist at the MIB Awards 2016!

We are a finalist at the MIB Awards 2016!

We are proud to have been shortlisted for ‘Professional Services Business of the Year’ at the MIB Awards this year. The MIB Awards were founded in 2013 by legal firm Morecrofts following the company celebrating 200 years of being an independent...

Brexit - 2 months on

Brexit - 2 months on

Comments from Peter Taaffe, Managing Partner at BWMacfarlane Two months on, still no-one really knows how this is going to pan out, other than the transition is going to be painful. How painful remains to be seen. So far, deep breath,...

Our people

Led by Managing Partner, Peter Taaffe, our partners and senior managers have Top 4 or national accountancy firm experience, and we take pride in offering the same quality of service as you would expect from a large firm but with the flexibility and personal approach you would associate with a local firm.

Proud to win "Most Innovative Medium Sized Firm 2015" and "Best Customer Focused Business"