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What's included when you hire an accountant

The inclusions and process you’ll go through with your new accountant will depend on your situation and the type of accounting services you need. 

Individual tax returns

Everybody should have a reliable tax accountant to them submit their personal tax each year. It’s usually best to contact your tax agent early on in the year - ideally 2-3 months before EOFY. Not just to make sure they can fit you in, but also to get pre-tax planning advice on what you might be able to buy and write off before the year is up. 

Once you’ve found a suitable tax agent near you to do your tax return, book them in! This time of year things get really busy, so don’t leave it too late. Bring to your appointment your identification, a copy of last year’s notice of assessment, bank statements, real estate info, claimable expense receipts, payment summaries, and anything else that might be relevant. Usually, your accountant will need around 1-2 hours to prepare your tax return and may do it while you’re there during the appointment, or finish it off (with your approval) later on.

Budgeting and financial planning

Your accountant can help you create a budget or in some cases, even plan your finances. You can set up an appointment to talk about your finances, goals, income, and expenses. Then your accountant can use their tools (and years of experience) to advise you on the best steps forward. The benefit of engaging an accountant for budgeting is that they can look at your finances through the lens of what you can write off, the tax you owe, and what you might get back.

Business setup accounting

One of the first things you should do if you’re setting up a business is to engage an experienced accountant. They’ll advise you on the best business structures based on the type of business and projected income level from financial modelling. And they’ll help you feel more confident you’ve ticked the right boxes as you fill out any paperwork. Plus, your accountant can get you set up with MYOB, Xero, or another type of accounting software. 

Compliance and audits

Staying compliant is essential for businesses to avoid fines and minimise risk. But if you’re not familiar with the rules, it's easy to miss a detail or take the wrong step. Your accountant can help you with the financial reports you need or help you get your ducks in a row for an audit. During your appointment, you’ll answer a lot of different questions about the type of work you do, how you record your data, and more. Your accountant will go through a checklist to make sure you’ve covered off everything you need to operate in compliance with local and federal regulations.

BAS accounting

If you’re registered for, you’ll need to submit regular business activity statements (BAS). For most businesses, it makes sense to engage a registered BAS accountant to manage and submit your BAS. BAS agents get extra time, so if you’re in a rush to submit your BAS, you can breathe a sigh of relief when you engage a professional to take care of it. To do your BAS, your accountant will need access to your bookkeeping and accounting software to track the GST you’ve paid and collected over a 3-month period. They’ll calculate the amount you owe then submit this to the HM Revenue & Customs.

Bookkeeping

Many accountants also offer bookkeeping services or can help with your regular payroll. If you’re a small business or contractor, hiring a bookkeeper makes sense because it frees you up to serve more customers or just get back some family time. Hiring a bookkeeper means you can finally hand your shoebox of receipts or hundreds of receipt emails over someone who will know what to do with it. 

Because the inclusions vary so much between different accounting services, it’s always a good idea to check with your accountant before you start working together. Get the inclusions in writing, and if you need something specific to your situation, you can always let them know when you post your task here on Airtasker.

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Shelves, hanging mirrors, repainting, blinds

£350

St Leonards, East Sussex

22nd Aug 2021

Entrance hall Repaint front door, hang mirror, light fitting, Shelves in alcove, mirror Airing cupboard Add shelves Bathroom Shelf FitToilet roll holder Hang mirrors x2 Rails and shelves in cupboards Fit blinds

Repairing a wrong assembled big wardrobe

£50

Hastings, East Sussex

10th Jul 2021

Repairing a wrong assembled big wardrobe

Handyperson needed

£50

Old Town, East Sussex

3rd Jun 2021

Hey there, my name is sandra . I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Hastings Old Town, Hastings, UK. What do you need done? Installation What is the type of property? Apartment Which areas of the property need work? living room window. What would you like the handyperson to work on? install wooden venetian blind

Handyperson needed

£100

Hollington, East Sussex

2nd Oct 2020

Hey there, my name is Rena. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Willingdon Way, Hastings, Saint Leonards-on-sea TN38 9HQ, UK. What do you need done? Fitting of curtain pole What is the type of property? Bungalow Which areas of the property need work? Lounge window What would you like the handyperson to work on? I would like a handy person to fit a curtain pole in lounge please

I need reversing camera installation

£50

St Leonards, East Sussex

28th Dec 2019

I have the full kit, including fuse tap, chocolate blocks and insulation tape.

I need fridge repair

£25

St Helen's, East Sussex

28th Mar 2019

Freezer fine but fridge thermostat seems gone keeping the fridge running on max

I need plumbing services

£200

Hastings, East Sussex

21st Oct 2018

i have constant drip from lower part of toilet ,i was told it is the overflow maybe ? need to be stopped.

I need mobile mechanic services

£150

Hastings, East Sussex

11th Aug 2021

Brake pads rear and front + discs rear and front. How much please ?

Collect from Ikea Croydon and deliver in Hastings

£40

Hastings, East Sussex

8th Jul 2021

2 flat pack garden tables and 2 flatpack garden chairs

I need mobile mechanic services

£15

St Helen's, East Sussex

17th May 2021

My Ford transit has blown an injector

Clean and repair four Venetian blinds.

£70

St Leonards Green, East Sussex

30th May 2020

All blinds need cleaning. Two blinds need one or two new slats. One blind needs repair because stuck in open position.

Assemble a few pieces of furniture - HASTINGS

£100

Hastings, East Sussex

16th Apr 2019

I need someone tomorrow Wed 17th, late afternoon/evening, to assemble a few pieces of furniture which will be delivered tomorrow, in Hastings. - a sofa bed - a recliner chair - a table with 4 chairs £100, for as long as it takes (estimated 4-5 hours)

I need sonos speaker repair

£50

Hastings, East Sussex

5th Feb 2019

Sonos 5 won't power up.power lead checked and reset tried

Cast iron bath moved

£50

West Hill, East Sussex

27th Aug 2021

need to get a cast iron bath moved from ground floor upstairs and into bathroom

Handyperson needed

£25

Hastings, East Sussex

17th Jul 2021

Hey there, my name is Nilima. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Hastings, UK. What do you need done? Repairs What is the type of property? House Which areas of the property need work? Fitting sliding door on a wardrobe What would you like the handyperson to work on? Wardrobe sliding door fell out. Needs fixing

Handyperson needed

£80

Broomgrove, East Sussex

21st Jun 2021

Hey there, my name is pipa. I need to hire a handyperson to help me in Ravine Close, Hastings TN34 2BH, UK. What do you need done? curtain poles for 2 windows What is the type of property? House What would you like the handyperson to work on? curtain poles for 2 windows

Cutting back vegetation in St. Leonards, Sussex.

£200

St Leonards, East Sussex

12th Oct 2020

Looking for two quotes with regard to cutting back and edging vegetation on small pieces of land bordering a public highway in St. Leonards, East Sussex: 1) Just edge the vegetation where it borders the pedestrian pavement, and cut back trees/shrubs where they impede tall vehicles. 2) Edge the vegetation as above, and remove all trees/shrubs, leaving just earth and grass (please say whether this includes or excludes stump removal). More information is available.

Take 2 Large TVs to landfill

£10

Blacklands, East Sussex

2nd Jan 2020

Pick up and take 2 large TVs to Landfill -With evidence of dropping at landfill

Furniture assembly

£85

West Hill, East Sussex

8th Apr 2019

We have several pieces to be assembled: 2 x divan beds (assembly of drawers and attaching headboard) 2 x Ikea small drawer units 1 x Ikea TV stand

I need plumbing services

£60

St Leonards, East Sussex

31st Dec 2018

Cold water tap in bath need to connected with new pipe at 7 Anglesea Terrace St, Leonards On Sea TN38 OQS First floor flat my phone number is [Content Moderated] Nish