A business accountant that means business

let the experts handle your accounts, while you get back to
growing your business.

About us

A friendly local business providing professional services for all your accounting, payroll and tax needs.

Goldwells is a business accountant that means business. The company has been advising businesses, contractors, freelancers and sole traders since 2002.

With eight offices throughout the north of Scotland and expertise in accounting, tax and business support, Goldwells is respected for the role it plays in supporting clients with business advice that often goes beyond a traditional accountancy service.

Accounting & Business Advisory

Monthly, quarterly or annual management accounting for business planning and statutory compliance.

Sound business advice to help you make informed decisions on the future direction of your business.

Bookkeeping

Bookkeeping services to ensure all your financial records are accurately recorded.

Accounts receivable and payable, bank feeds and VAT returns. Our team also includes tax specialists to advise, prepare and assist with tax compliance.

Payroll

Our complete payroll package takes the stress out of running your own payroll.

We can run your payroll to suit your business requirements, dealing with all aspects, including Real Time Information and workplace pension requirements.

VAT

We take control of quarterly VAT returns, certifying they are correct and paid in time to HMRC.

We also advise on reduced rate items and VAT exemptions where applicable, so that you don’t pay more than you need to.

Tax

Goldwells provides a full range of personal and business taxation services.

From preparation of self-assessment returns to complex tax planning and tax investigation issues, plus experience in foreign tax and seafarers’ tax.

Business Start-Ups

Talk to us about your ideas and we will advise on how to make them happen.

Goldwells can also prepare financial projections to assist in planning or to raise finance, so your new venture keeps on track.

Contractors

A complete accountancy and business advisory service to contractors, freelancers and sole traders.

Accounts preparation, bookkeeping, VAT returns, payroll, self-assessment tax returns and assistance with HMRC enquiries.

Corporate Finance & Grant Funding

We can assist with raising finance from banks, private equity or grant assistance.

With our associates at DC Consulting, Goldwells offers advice and assistance with mergers, acquisitions and disposals.

Accounting & Business Advisory

Monthly, quarterly or annual management accounting for business planning and statutory compliance.

Sound business advice to help you make informed decisions on the future direction of your business.

Payroll

Our complete payroll package takes the stress out of running your own payroll.

We can run your payroll to suit your business requirements, dealing with all aspects, including Real Time Information and workplace pension requirements.

Tax

Goldwells provides a full range of personal and business taxation services.

From preparation of self-assessment returns to complex tax planning and tax investigation issues, plus experience in foreign tax and seafarers’ tax.

Contractors

A complete accountancy and business advisory service to contractors, freelancers and sole traders.

Accounts preparation, bookkeeping, VAT returns, payroll, self-assessment tax returns and assistance with HMRC enquiries.

Bookkeeping

Bookkeeping services to ensure all your financial records are accurately recorded.

Accounts receivable and payable bank feeds and VAT returns. Our team also includes tax specialists to advise, prepare and assist with tax compliance.

VAT

We take control of quarterly VAT returns, certifying they are correct and paid in time to HMRC.

We also advise on reduced rate items and VAT exemptions where applicable, so that you don’t pay more than you need to.

Business Start-Ups

Talk to us about your ideas and we will advise on how to make them happen.

Goldwells can also prepare financial projections to assist in planning or to raise finance, so your new venture keeps on track.

Corporate Finance & Grant Funding

We can assist with raising finance from banks, private equity or grant assistance.

With our associates at DC Consulting, Goldwells offers advice and assistance with mergers, acquisitions and disposals.

Find your local OFFICE

We have eight branches throughout the North & North East of Scotland

Elgin

Wards House
Wards Road
Elgin
IV30 1NL
Phone – 01343 614350
Emailelgin@goldwells.com

Buckie

3 Cluny Square, Buckie
Moray
AB56 1AH
Phone – 01542 832237
Fax – 01542 839757
Emailbuckie@goldwells.com

Grantown on Spey

21 High Street
Grantown On Spey, Moray
PH26 3EG
Phone – 01479 873711
Emailgrantown@goldwells.com

Inverness

25 Baron Taylor Street
Inverness
IV1 1QG
Phone – 01463 572174
Emailinverness@goldwells.com

Kingussie

15-17 High Street, Kingussie
Inverness-shire
PH21 1HS
Phone – 01540 661360
Fax – 01540 661925
Emailkingussie@goldwells.com

Nairn

79 High Street, Nairn
Highlands
IV12 4BW
Phone – 01667 456889
Fax – 01667 258438
Emailnairn@goldwells.com

Peterhead

37 Broad Street, Peterhead
Aberdeenshire
AB42 1JB
Phone – 01779 478858
Fax – 01779 490513
Emailpeterhead@goldwells.com

Tain

10 Knockbreck Street
Tain
IV19 1BJ
Phone – 01862 892465
Fax – 01862 894128
Emailtain@goldwells.com

making the news

Seafarers and holiday home owners targeted by HMRC

Seafarers and holiday home owners targeted by HMRC

HMRC has initiated a series of tax compliance investigations into small businesses. In order to crack down on fraud, HMRC has begun at least two centralised compliance projects which it hopes will bring funds back to the Treasury. Using its significant legal powers...

read more
Goldwells expands into Elgin with tax specialist

Goldwells expands into Elgin with tax specialist

Goldwells has acquired Moray Tax Specialists and also Chris Banks Bookkeeping after being acquainted with Ewan Edwards and Chris Banks over a number of years. Ewan will lead up the Elgin team which is based at Wards House, Wards Road in Elgin, while Chris will shortly...

read more
Coronavirus Government Business Support Package

Coronavirus Government Business Support Package

The UK and Scottish Governments have put in place a series of schemes which aim to support businesses during the pandemic. Your local Goldwells business advisor will be able to help you navigate the different options available to help you keep your...

read more

case studies

A Fraser & Co Solicitors & Notaries, Inverness

A Fraser & Co Solicitors & Notaries, Inverness

A Fraser & Co Solicitors is a small conveyancing practice in Inverness city centre. The firm deals with house sales, wills, conveyancing, power of attorney applications, executries, immigration and more. Managing director Alasdair Fraser appointed Nick at...

read more
Red Sock Launderette – Grantown

Red Sock Launderette – Grantown

The challenge. The Red Sock Launderette owner Rebecca Reid employs 13 staff members, who either work in the Grantown High Street launderette or the company’s cleaning service. When lockdown happened in March, Rebecca was forced to close. The company has been in...

read more
Chaplin’s Coffee House, Grantown on Spey

Chaplin’s Coffee House, Grantown on Spey

The challenge. Stephen Queen, owner of Chaplin’s Coffee House in Grantown had to temporarily close his business due to the coronavirus pandemic in March 2020 and investigated the various business support schemes which were being announced by the UK and Scottish...

read more
Toncam cleaning and interior design

Toncam cleaning and interior design

The challenge. Toncam Cleaning closed its doors on its business during the coronavirus pandemic, and the busy directors were pleased to be able to access support from Goldwells in Kingussie. Director of Toncam Cleaning, Glen Tonkin was forced to temporarily shut his...

read more

2 + 1 =

If you would like to talk to us and arrange an appointment? Get in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you.