Recommended accountants in Cumbria and South West Scotland

Whether your business is farming or fashion, hi-tec or home-based, tourism or technology, Saint & Co are the recommended accountants in the Lake District. With offices in all the major towns and in South West Scotland, we are long-established and have an enviable reputation for helping local businesses and their owners face the challenges of the new economy.


Cumbria accountants at the heart of the local business community

If you think you may be paying too much tax… Need help with your accounts, VAT or Payroll… Are worried about retirement and business exit or succession… or think it may be time to sell your business, come and talk to us. You’ll find we are helpful, easy to talk to accountants at the heart of the Cumbrian business community.

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    Ways To Reduce Capital Gains Tax

    July 15

        Tax Savvy Ways To Reduce Capital Gains Tax Capital Gains Tax (CGT) arises on gifts of assets as well as sales.  However reliefs and exemptions are available to reduce the tax payable.  Planning is essential to ensure these reliefs and exemptions are maximisRead more

    VAT The tourism operators' nightmare and block to industry growth

    July 8

    VAT: the tourism operators’ nightmare and block to industry growth Britain’s tourism chiefs are upping the pressure on the Government to slash the VAT charged on UK holidays from 20% to 5%.  Portugal, Holland and Belgium charge 6% tax on hotels, holiday camps and tourist attraRead more

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    Saint & Co Cake Week Fundraiser Bakes Off!

    June 9

    Saint & Co Cake Week Fundraiser Bakes Off! As part of Saint & Co's 130th anniversary celebrations, our fundraising Cake Week event kicked off at our Cockermouth, Penrith and Carlisle offices today in aid of the BBC Radio Cumbria Jigsaw Appeal for Cumbria's Children's HRead more

    Focus on Retail - Increasing your Sales Masterclass Approaching

    May 28

    Focus On Retail – Masterclass Coming Up Wednesday 18 June 2014, 11.30 am – 2.00 pm  at The Auctioneer, Rosehill, Carlisle Wednesday 18 June 2014, 5.00 pm – 7.30 pm at Penrith Rugby Club, Penrith Are you looking at ways of increasing your shop sales? For this month's masterclaRead more