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Are you interested in the buy to let market? If so, read on.

Chancellor George Osborne’s imminent 3% stamp duty rise might be good for first time buyers, but what does it mean for property investors? Jimmy King, board director at Pierce Chartered Accountants, explains.

Pierce advises Calderprint on £932k job creation deal

Pierce Group’s corporate finance and accountancy divisions have advised Lancashire printing company Calderprint on a £932,000 deal to purchase the buildings and assets of historic printer Hudson & Pearson – a move that will lead to the creation of 20 … Continue reading

Pierce banks on New Year of business development with David Haslam appointment

A senior banker who supported hundreds of North West entrepreneurs during a 32-year career with NatWest has joined Pierce business advisory and chartered accountancy group in a newly-created business development role. David Haslam joins Lancashire-based Pierce as business development lead, … Continue reading

Tom Wilkinson

R&D Tax Credits – Are you like many others missing out?

The Research and Development (‘’R&D’’) tax credits legislation has been around for a number of years, but it is still estimated that a vast majority of eligible businesses are not making a claim. Many businesses are unaware that their activities … Continue reading

Jimmy King Promotion

Jimmy King has been promoted to the board of directors at Pierce Business Advisory and Accountancy Group. Jimmy joined Pierce at its Lancashire headquarters as a trainee accountant in 2002 after graduating with a degree in Economics from Liverpool University.  … Continue reading

Tom Wilkinson

Tom Wilkinson Associate Director

Promotion of Tom Wilkinson to Associate Director Tom Wilkinson – Associate Director – Truly a Rising Star We are delighted to announce the promotion of Tom Wilkinson to Associate Director from 1st November. Tom joined Pierce as a trainee in 2006 becoming a fully qualified … Continue reading

Press Release John Green

John Green Takes Chairman’s Role At Pierce Group Award-winning Chartered Accountant John Green BA FCA has been appointed chairman of North West business advisory and accountancy group Pierce.   Mr Green, who joined Pierce as a senior manager in 1993, … Continue reading

Dragons Den seeks Local Entrepreneurs

BBC Dragons Den Looking for Local Entrepreneurs East Lancs Chamber of Commerce news  Do you need cash for your business idea? Dragons Den gives you the chance to pitch your business to five of the most successful and commercial brains … Continue reading

Congratulations to DES Electrical

From: Mark Maden-Wilkinson and Tom Wilkinson Congratulations to DES Electrical Quote from Mark Maden-Wilkinson Fantastic news Bill, a great team effort, as you say: Some firms want it to happen Some firms wish it would happen DES make it happen! … Continue reading

Ossie Respite Centre – £450k from NatWest

We introduced  Andrea Brighouse, MD of My Life My Choice Ltd  to NatWest who have provided £450,000 of funding. From: David Sharpe Pierce Corporate Finance are delighted to have helped Andrea Brighouse develop her business plan and to have provided advice … Continue reading