Here at Pierce we are following government advice and the wellbeing of our staff and our clients is our priority.
The majority of our staff are working remotely from home and our client meetings are being carried out over video or conference call.
Please rest assured that our systems enable us to operate remotely seamlessly just as they do from our offices and that you can always contact us on 01254 688100 or our e-mail addresses. We will continue to advise and service our clients in the normal way at this difficult time for all.
At this unprecedented time in our history we remain as always committed at Pierce to support and advise you and to help you navigate the challenges ahead.
We are closely monitoring government guidance at all times, we are in close dialogue with our network of banks, funding providers and other professional contacts, and we are prepared and ready to assist those businesses looking to take advantage of the governments initiatives made available in this crisis.
We know that your businesses will face many challenges in the days and months ahead and we are here to proactively support and assist you. We are committed to doing whatever it takes to support you through this.
Keep yourselves, your staff and your family healthy
Pierce is an established business advisory and accountancy group based in Blackburn, Lancashire.
Since 1929 we have successfully combined the best of tradition with the dynamics required to meet the challenges of the future. Our focus has been and still is the success of our clients.
We are honoured to have represented thousands of businesses of all shapes and sizes. We are here to support you as much as needed, taking the pressure off you whilst giving the quality advice and guidance. Our core services help you meet those day to day requirements whilst our added value solutions assist with more strategic business decisions.
We work in partnership with many other professional services across the North West, bringing trusted advice to you. Having these relationships helps us combine all expertise providing a tailored solution to suit.
We deliver a pro-active approach to accounting services. Getting to know your business inside out, to help set and meet your short, medium and long terms goals. It is more than just compliance that matters.
At Pierce we perceive an Audit as an opportunity, rather than a necessity or a threat to your business.
We have a dedicated Audit team with wide-ranging experience in audit work with an emphasis on a "value-added" approach.
There are times when only a true tax specialist will do. In the complex and ever-changing world of tax, your adviser needs to be up-to-date, knowledgeable, widely experienced – and focused on the issues which matter.
There are several standard valuation methodologies that can be used to provide a benchmark valuation for your business. Our highly qualified and experience Corporate Finance team have the knowledge and expertise required to value your business on the most appropriate basis.
As the first firm in Lancashire to establish a dedicated forensic accountancy department, we provide solicitors, and their clients with incisive, timely advice geared to the commercial reality of the matter.
Having the most appropriate online accounting package in place has never been more crucial, businesses should now be looking for accurate information available in real-time to make key decisions and manage the tough economic challenges you are faced with.
We offer a complete, time-efficient and compliant payroll and auto-enrolment service for businesses of all types & sizes. Whether you are a new business paying employees for the first time, or an established company with complex policies & procedures, our specialist team have the knowledge & resources to provide you with a first-class service.
Pre-year end planning is an important part of any successful business strategy ensuring that planning opportunities are not missed.
Funding can provide a crucial launch pad to grow your business. You need to know where to get the money from, how to apply for it, and whether you meet all the criteria. Our experts can support you from planning an investment or expansion to meeting the funding provider and can introduce you to a wide range of funding providers.
Research & Development tax credits have been around for several years, but many eligible businesses are still not making a claim. With our experts, we can review whether you have the potential to make an R&D claim.
Selling a business is an important process that should not be taken lightly. Ensuring that you have the right team behind you providing the correct financial and tax advice and the benefit of their expertise is imperative. We have the experience, track record and expertise that you need for a successful properly structured sale.
We are committed to helping our staff and clients achieve their goals.