Timely, meaningful financial information is essential for the smooth running of any business. Not only does this data help you to run your business more efficiently and cut your costs, it is also vital to informing your decision-making and moving your business forward.

We can provide you with management accounting at monthly or quarterly intervals, or to suit you, meeting with you to discuss the results. If you have your own in-house accounting systems, we can look at ways to use these more effectively to add value to the process or install Sage accounting software tailored to your needs, and provide appropriate training to your staff.

When it comes to your annual accounts, we can time the process to take best advantage of early tax planning opportunities. We won’t look at your accounts in isolation: we will look at your business too and suggest ways to improve your business’s financial health and efficiency.

We specialise in preparing accounts for business of all structures – sole traders, partnerships and limited companies – and also provide accounting services to meet the specific needs of charities, clubs and societies.

Find out more about what Gareth Hughes & Co can do for you please contact us to arrange a free initial meeting.

“Running a business is a demanding task which is why Rupert Bradley, the owner of Coastal Carpets, appreciates the relaxed relationship he enjoys with the Gareth Hughes & Co team.”

Coastal Carpets

“Cambrian Photography in Colwyn Bay is a familiar name with photography professionals and enthusiasts across North Wales. The largest photographic retailer in the region, the family-run business has been looking after the needs of photographers since 1946, developing its range of services over the years to include repairs, equipment hire, framing, photo studio facilities, photography courses and commercial, portrait and wedding photograp

Cambrian Photography

“Optical Tools for Industry is a small firm with a long reach. Over three decades, the firm has built up an impressive reputation in the highly specialist field of manufacturing and designing optical test equipment and now sells its measurement and inspection solutions as far afield as China and the USA. The Ruthin, Denbighshire-based company, which was founded in 1975, was the subject of a management buy-out in 2005, which led to the start of its relationship with Gareth Hughes & Co.”

Optical Tools for Industry

“Defining dyslexia is simple – difficulty in reading, writing and spelling correctly, according to the dictionary – but it is a complex condition that is likely to have a lifelong impact on anyone that it affects. For thousands of children diagnosed with dyslexia, the innovative work of Xavier Educational Software, based in the School of Pyschology at the University of Wales, Bangor, has played an important part in their education.”

Xavier Educational Software

“Everything I want from an accountant”: that’s the verdict on Gareth Hughes & Co from Phil Arundale. Phil is the latest of several generations of his family to supply local shoppers with fruit, vegetables, fresh fish and game at the long-established Colwyn Bay business Arundales. Arundales was founded in 1887 and originally started life selling fish and game, adding fruit and vegetables some 50 years ago. Today Phil and wife Wende have branched out to offer fresh produce boxes, with a focus on seasonal availability, and a delivery service for customer orders.”

Arundale’s

“When you’re running a business, working with people you like and respect makes life much easier. That applies as much to professional advisers as to immediate colleagues. Martin Bastable, who has run Bastable Upholstery Llandudno Limited in Colwyn Bay since 2005, is no exception to that rule. He decided very quickly that Gareth Hughes was someone he could work with successfully – “within the first 30 seconds of meeting him”, he says – and several years later, that first impression has been proved right. Martin says: “He’s effortlessly professional. I couldn’t recommend him highly enough.”.”

Bastable Upholstery
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