Business Growth Consultancy And Outsourced Accountancy Services In Derby

At Vanilla Accounting, we provide business growth consultancy and outsourced accountancy services for businesses in Derby and nearby areas.

With decades of combined experience helping clients in a variety of sectors, our knowledgeable team provide a range of services.


What We Offer

  Outsourced accounting & bookkeeping

  Outsourced payroll

  Support for business start-up

  Business growth consultancy

  VAT calculations and payments

  Corporate tax and planning

  Company secretarial

  Personal tax planning

  Self-assessment and reporting

Accountants in Derby providing business growth consultancy services.

The Challenge Of Managing Your Accounts In-House

As the owner of a small and middle-sized enterprise (SME), you’d be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed by your business’s accounts, reporting, or tax calculations. Staying on top of the administration is time-consuming and, often, complex, and simple mistakes in your recording could lead to financial penalties that dent your profits at a time that you need to grow your business.

Equally, having successfully launched your SME, you may lack the experience or foresight to know how to take it to the next level – especially if you are spending more time on meaningless back-office administration than seeking out new opportunities, widening your market reach, or launching new products or services. An in-house team of accountancy or business growth consultancy would be ideal but, with limited financial resources, it may be beyond your reach.

So, how can we help businesses like yours with accountants in Derby?

Your First Choice For Growth Consultancy And Accounting In Derby

At Vanilla Accounting, our comprehensive range of outsourced services cover all aspects of accounts and tax management to give our SME clients the time to focus on growing their business with the confidence that their financial affairs are being looked after.

For business owners who aren’t sure how to improve their SME’s profitability, our expert consultants can devise effective growth strategies that revitalise their organisation’s potential and reduce costs through improved efficiency and streamlined processes.

An accounts outsourcing services in Derby providing business growth consultancy.
Less risk of non-compliance

Accurate and timely reporting procedures that make non-compliance with HMRC regulations a thing of the past.

Lower business administration

Detailed insights into your cashflow and financial forecasts that enable you to take informed strategic decisions to grow your business.

Improved employee retention

Improved retention rates as your employees, freed from mundane and repetitive manual work, will invest their time in more rewarding and fulfilling tasks.

More acute insights into your cashflow

Reduced costs as you won’t need a team of in-house accounts staff or specialist accounting software.

Efficient P60 Creation

More time for your team to focus on activities that add value to your business.

engage with our professional team

The professional advice of experienced consultants whenever you need support.

Tailored Outsourced Solutions That Work For Your Business

Tailored Outsourced Solutions That Work For Your Business

With many years of combined experience working with companies in a variety of sectors, our team have the knowledge and skills to devise effective tailored solutions that meet the unique needs of your business. We know that every business is different, so we create bespoke accountancy and growth solutions that are underpinned by trustworthy advice and strong personal relationships.

We work hard to improve outcomes for our clients and provide them with the information they need to make well-informed strategic decisions, thereby optimising their business’ performance, reducing waste, and improving profitability.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I visit your offices in person?

We welcome personal appointments with our clients from Derby, although we can also work remotely, or come to visit your office if visiting us isn’t convenient or practical. Throughout the process, we’ll also stay in touch with you by phone, for which we do not levy additional charges.

How much will your services cost?

Our services are tailored to the needs of each client, so the price depends on several factors, such as which elements of your accounts we manage. Outsourcing your accounts is a flexible solution: you can outsource some or all of your back-office processes and can scale our service up or down according to changing circumstances.

For peace of mind, we offer a fixed fees system, so you’ll only pay for the services that you use, with no hidden charges.

How can I find out more about your services?

We offer a free, no-obligation consultation with a member of our friendly team so that we can find out more about your business and you can discuss our solutions in more detail. Simply get in touch and we’ll be pleased to arrange a convenient time to meet.

Kind Words from our Clients

Their thoughts define us

Clients come to us because they have heard some good things about us. We are therefore very thankful to those who have said the following kind words. We keep them in front of our desks and also in our minds not because we are proud of it but because it serves as a reminder of the expectations we have to meet.

clarity and

David Goddard,
Tundra Property

We appreciate Vanilla Accounting for their clarity and patience. They are professional in what they do but they don’t make us feel too bad when deadlines are approaching.


Paul King,
April King

Vanilla Accounting provided a professional service and always responded quickly to any request I may have and I have no hesitation in recommending them.

A Finance Director Function

Tom Gormanly MyDigisafe Limited

We have worked with Phil for over 10 years.  More recently he has helped us set up and provide bookkeeping and accounting services to our new businesses and he undertook a finance director ole with our previous businesses which added a lot of value.

saves me money

Anthony Epworth, Anthony Epworth Limited

I am very pleased with the service I receive and I am confident that using Vanilla Accounting saves me money.

just what we needed

Andy Davis, Neonavitas Limited

Vanilla Accounting’s service has been very good and just what we needed. Vanilla Accounting have been dealing with all our bookkeeping on Xero and the service has been very good and we have no complaints.

They are flexible

Mark Warner, Page one Pictures

I have worked with Phil and Vanilla Accounting now for over a number of years. They are flexible and work around me and my requirements as a business owner and we meet as necessary to discuss the accounts and tax position of the business and that of myself personally.

adds value to our business

Paul Bibby, Optillion Limited


Having Phil Edwards as our accountant undoubtedly adds value to our business. He is a proactive accountant acutely aware of his clients financial well-being.

Arrange A Free, No-Obligation Consultation

To arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with Vanilla Accounting, please get in touch today.

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