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Who are we?

We are a small practice of chartered accountants very focused on making things as easy as possible for our clients. We believe in personal contact with clients – and building trust with continuity of contact.

We know not everyone loves numbers as much as we do – and not everyone likes to talk about technical stuff endlessly.

We would rather talk to you about what you are passionate about. Running your business, and making it as successful as possible. We try to make the experience as painless as possible.

There are a number of reasons to choose IQ Business Consulting as your trusted finance experts as follows:
    a)  A full range of professional, insured & supported accounting services. Click to view full list....
    b)  Pro-active services delivered with a personal touch.
    c)  Services provided from a lower cost base.
    d)  Direct access to an FCA qualified chartered accountant with real business experience.
    e)  Professional indemnity insurance.....read more details below.

As a member firm of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales we have plenty of access to technical / specialist support services as and when needed. Sometimes we supplement this with other local member firms who we collaborate with. This means we can offer our clients a truly personal service - but with access to the full range of accountancy services and expertise expected by our clients at the best possible value. This means our clients get the best quality and experience for the best price.

IQ Business Consulting Ltd, Chartered Accountants holds Worldwide Professional Indemnity Insurance with Bluefin Insurance Services Limited, Castlemead, Lower Castle Street, Bristol, BS1 3AG under policy number 14029987.

Registered Office: The Old Police House, Damerham, Fordingbridge, SP6 3HB. Company No: 6407775. Incorporated in England & Wales.

Services Include

Accounting Services

We provide a complete accountancy service. This could include; Accountancy compliance / annual accounts, Management accounts, Taxation compliance & tax planning (personal tax, corporation tax, VAT), Company secretarial (annual returns, changes to officials, formations, wind-ups), Business financing, Exit planning / succession, Business plans / forecasting, Bookkeeping, including consultancy on Sage, Quickbooks & Xero, Payroll & VAT services, General business advice

Interim Finance Director services

Interim finance director services (Available on consultancy basis, part-time, over the phone / skype or for short term interim / project roles. Experienced in small, medium & large blue-chip company roles.

Non-Executive Director support

As your accountants we would provide impartial / objective advice at least annually. If you are not one of our accountancy clients, we can provide a formal Non-Executive role / service. This can be provided part-time, ad-hoc or on an interim basis. Please enquire if you would like to know more.

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About Us

Paul is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He is approachable,
commercial, and knows first hand the pressures of running successful businesses of
different sizes. He understands how to juggle priorities whilst managing customers,
cash, colleagues & staff - because he has done it. He is creative, sees the big picture,
and is a strong communicator who understands the importance of deadlines & where
necessary, the detail. He also understands that not everybody is an accountant, or talks
like one!

Paul is the sole director of IQ Business Consulting Ltd with over 15 years of experience.
During this time he has run & supported successful small, medium & large businesses in
various roles & sectors. Paul trained with a small firm of accountants supporting many
varied small clients before moving to a larger practice upon qualifying, where he worked
for Owner Managed Businesses bringing together accountancy, audit, tax planning, tax
compliance & company secretarial services through a single point of contact.

In 2000 Paul left practice to run various multi-disciplinary finance teams for some large
companies (and household names), completing roles including finance director before
going self employed in 2007 as an interim finance director & practicing chartered


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As the sole director, Paul ensures a personal touch is maintained with all of our clients.

We would be more than happy to visit your business for a free consultation to explore how we could help.

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