Bookkeeping Services in Essex & Beyond

Kristen Sadler - PBATS' bookkeeping manager

Your Local Bookkeepers

Being such a fundamental part of your business, it’s important to get it right. Not just the actual books themselves, but the price you pay too. We work with our clients to balance between what they need us to do and what they can afford, so if you’re just starting out, you might just want some guidance on your bookkeeping, or your annual tax return filed, we can do that.

Bookkeeping services designed to grow with your business.

We find immense joy in witnessing your business thrive and expand from where it started.

Our primary aim is to deliver a service that precisely caters to your requirements, ensuring it evolves alongside your changing business needs to effectively support your objectives.

Value-added services to help your business take off.

A lot of people look at their books as a necessity, they have to invoice to get work, they have to record expenses to work out their profit to keep HMRC happy – we can help you obtain relevant and insightful information from your books to help your business grow and turn them into a great tool for your business.


We'll keep an eye on all the things so you can do what you do best.

As your business grows you’ll be aware that there’s more and more to comply with, we’ll keep watch on them to leave you to concentrate on your business – things like the VAT threshold, if you get close to needing to register, we’ll let you know, you don’t need to worry about it.

Do you need practical bookkeeping services?

If you value expertise and a high quality service, get in touch for a free consultation and a fixed-fee quote.

Pic 'n' mix Bookkeeping Services

Our bookkeeping can be complimented with these services or provided standalone, whatever you require

VAT Returns

We’ll process your VAT return including checking that the right VAT code has been applied to your transactions. We’ll even get you registered if you’re not already.

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CIS Returns

We’ll process your CIS return ensuring all your deductions are processed correctly.

Self Assessment Tax Return

Does the idea of doing a self assessment fill you with dread? We’ll collate everything together and ensure your Self Assessment is submitted accurately, on time and ensuring you’re making the most of any available allowances, altogether ensuring that you don’t receive any unwanted fines.

Are you ready to improve your bookkeeping experience?