Philip Gale & Co. Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers
Philip Gale & Co.Chartered Accountantsand Business Advisers                                                                                 


I am an experienced Non Executive Director.


As an non executive director, I see my role as;
- that of a critical friend,
- to work as part of a team,
- to listen and help develop plans and ideas,
- to use my experience to help guide and suggest the way forward,
- to use my skills for the benefit of the business and the business owners.


For more information, email us at or use the contact form.



Take a look at my profile on here



We can provide assisitance in the areas usually handled by a Finance Director.


With this service, we can provide as much or as little as you require.


We can:


  • attend board and other meetings,
  • produce annual budgets,
  • produce forecasts,
  • produce management accounts with variance analysis,
  • provide assistance on strategy,
  • conduct reviews of financial systems and internal controls,
  • produce draft statutory accounts, with a supporting audit file if required,
  • assist with corporation tax compliance,
  • carry out due diligence work for acquisitions.


The Virtual Finance Director would be available to offer advice and support.



For more information, email us at or use the contact form.

         R&D tax credits 

Are you missing out?

Small or medium-sized enterprise (SMER&D tax relief allows companies to:

  • deduct an extra 130% of their qualifying costs from their yearly profit, as well as the normal 100% deduction, to make a total 230% deduction
  • claim a tax credit if the company is loss making, worth up to 14.5% of the surrenderable loss

We will work with you to make your claim and may bring in specialists, depending on the circumstances.

     Construction and VAT

Are you involved in construction?   

- Do you understand the rules and the different rates of VAT that apply to the construction industry?     

Do you understand the domestic VAT reverse charge?                                            


Struggling with direction or growth?

Interested in how we help you and your business?

Find out now with a no-obligation, exploratory discussion.



Contact us now

Do you have employees working from home because of COVID-19?     If you don't reimburse them, they can make a claim for a fixed amount from HMRC.


Three year anniversary Compliance reviews

Need help? - email us now 


We offer a fixed annual fee service for all clients.

Our offering for new or  small businesses can include online bookkeeping, typically Xero and Receipt Bank

More details

Challenger Banks - Mettle. (backed by NatWest) is designed for small businesses. There are no fees and free access to the online bookkeeping package, FreeAgent.

Contact us for a free no obligation chat about your plans, needs and options.

You have the questions and we provide the solutions.

Access Online Bookkeeping


Not set up yet?

Register for a free trial

or ask for more details.


Devonshire House

Manor Way


Hertfordshire WD6 1QQ


Tel: +44 (0) 7801 954757


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You can contact us on the following telephone number if you have any queries or wish to make an appointment:

Tel: +44 (0) 7801 954757 

Alternatively, please use our contact form.

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