Helping individuals and small businesses excel

We offer a range of professional services to small to medium-sized enterprises and private clients. By developing strong working relationship with all out clients, we offer insightful value-add solutions which directly help our clients excel.

Our core services include everything to get you going, right from company formation to bookkeeping, to statutory accounts and tax compliance.

For start-up

We can guide you through the process of setting up a new company and establishing all the core accounting and tax processes and systems to help you concentrate on developing your business and winning your first customers.

For established small to medium-sized enterprises

We can help you prepare, or prepare on your behalf, management and annual accounts either using internal systems you already have or helping you establish effective accounting processes and new systems to help bring time and cost savings to your existing set-up.

For sole traders and partnerships

Our core services are designed to reduce your time spent on accounting and tax compliance so you can concentrate on developing and running your business.

For high-net worth individuals

We help individuals achieve their financial objectives in compliance with UK and overseas tax obligations.

Get in touch

Ashish Patani, FCA

+44(0)7708 753510

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List of services

Below is a non-exhaustive list of services we offer for small to medium-sized enterprises and private clients. If you require ad hoc services please do get in touch and see how we can help you.



Cash flow forecasting

Management information reporting

Statutory accounts preparation

Payroll processing



Payroll taxes


Corporate tax returns

Business Start-up

Business planning

Business structure


Cyber security review

Data protection review


Website and social media development

Marketing strategy consultancy

Content design & development

ImaginativeSmart & Agile

We are a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) that can undertake Accounting and Tax work, as well as provide Assurance Services and Operational Support through co-source and outsourcing arrangements.

Blog: SMEs and Private Clients

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Changing your main residence

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Ashish Patani is a thoroughly professional Financial Services Specialist with an immense work ethic and outstanding approach to complex issues and challenges. I have known Ashish for over 10 years both as a trusted advisor & colleague. I highly recommend him for his specialist skills in Securities Services, Fund Accounting and Audit issues.

Ahmer Feroze, Tier 1 International Investment Bank

I enjoyed working with Ashish on various Financial Service Audit reviews. I found him very professional, efficient and focused in his approach to work.

Ramandeep Suri, Big 4 Firm

Ashlynwood undertook a review of our Organisation’s Governance and Structure. We found them very friendly and open, knowledgeable, insightful and professional. They offered us important insights into things that could be improved and the steps forward to do so. I view them as valued colleagues and would not hesitate to recommend them.

Prof Paul Gilbert PhD OBE, Founder and CEO, International Charity

Case Studies: SMEs and Private Clients

Educational website development

Website development - Consortium of Language Education Organisations Client: Consortium of Language Education Organisations Scope: Our client was a not-for-profit consortium of language education organisations that was looking to develop their [...]

Brand development

Brand development Client: Individual Client Scope: Our client recently completed a Reflexology course and was considering setting up her own business and required brand development. Having an additional source of income [...]

Sports Club website development

Sports Club website development Client: Local Sports Club Scope: A local club wanted a new website to provide information to its members and use it as a lead-generation tool for new [...]

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