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.

  • Latest News

    VAT Trap! Have You Been Caught?

    September 2

    VAT TRAP!  HAVE YOU BEEN CAUGHT? The Flat Rate VAT Scheme was introduced in 2002 with the aim of simplifying the record-keeping requirements of a small business in relation to VAT.  For many it is a simple process of multiplying the gross VAT inclusive business income by the fRead more

    REVISED ADVISORY FUEL RATES FROM 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

    August 29

    REVISED ADVISORY FUEL RATES FROM 1 SEPTEMBER 2014   COMPANY OWNED VEHICLES The following tax free advisory fuel rates may be paid from 1 September 2014 for business journeys in a car owned by the business.   Where a change applies, the previous rates are shown in bracketsRead more

  • Latest Events

    Tax Efficient Renewable Technologies Event

    August 14

    Tax Efficient Renewable Technologies Event Cumbria Rural Enterprise Agency and Blencathra Field Studies Centre are hosting  an Environmental Technology Event  at  Blencathra Field Studies Centre near Threlkeld on Tuesday, 9th September 2014 at 10.30 am. The Field Studies CentRead more

    Saint & Co raise over £2,000 for Jigsaw Appeal

    July 31

    Saint & Co raise over £2,000 for Jigsaw Appeal The day finally arrived! Gordon Swindlehurst from Radio Cumbria came to Saint & Co at the Lakeland Business Park in Cockermouth to draw our 130th Anniversary Prize Draw in aid of the Jigsaw Appeal for Cumbria's Children's HoRead more