Empowering Your Business with Expert Insight and Personalised Tax Efficiency

Chartered Certified Accountants in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

For business

Unlock your business’s potential with tailored accountancy and tax advice, designed specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises. We offer expert guidance and support you to navigate any complexities.

For individuals

Simplify your financial journey with expert accountancy and tax guidance, perfect for sole traders and individuals. Understanding your responsibilities is crucial – we support our sole traders to navigate these obligations.

For start ups

Your company formation will be handled meticulously with our comprehensive start-up services, ensuring your business is set up for success from day one to ensure compliance for long-term success.

Tailored Accounting Excellence

At Goodridge Accountants, our mission is to streamline your financial affairs with bespoke accounting solutions. Our Hitchin-based team blends expert knowledge with a personal approach to guide your business toward tax efficiency and maximised profits.

  • Personalised Strategies

    Crafting tax and financial strategies that are as unique as your business.

  • Transparent Communication

    Demystifying the complexities of accounting with clear, understandable advice.

  • Proactive Partnership

    Anticipating needs and opportunities to keep your business ahead.

  • Empowered Decisions

    Equipping you with insights for informed financial decision-making.

Comprehensive Accounting Services

Goodridge Accountants can help with all your accountancy and tax advice requirements. We offer an unrivalled service for small businesses and self employed individuals.

Limited Companies

We are experts in company accounting and we will make sure you take advantage of the most beneficial tax arrangements available to you.

  • Corporation tax strategy
  • Director remuneration planning
  • Compliance and growth advisory.

Business start ups

Let us help you start your business and make the right decisions from the outset.

  • Financial planning for start-ups
  • Setup and structuring guidance
  • Early tax advice and compliance.


We are qualified to assist you in all financial aspects of your business partnership.

  • Profit and tax strategy for partnerships
  • Financial agreement advisement
  • Tax compliance guidance.

Sole traders

Goodridge Accountants can help as we are a “one-stop-shop” accountancy and tax advice service for small businesses and self employed individuals.

  • Tailored bookkeeping services
  • Tax efficiency strategies
  • Self-assessment filing support.

Tax returns

We can help you ensure you pay the right amount of tax and can advise you on legitimate ways to reduce your liability.

  • Tax return preparation and filing
  • Tax-saving identification
  • HMRC inquiry assistance.

We have been using Claire’s accounting services for almost 20 years and during that time we have built a strong relationship professionally.

She is always on hand to deal with any questions regarding our business no matter how big or small. Claire is approachable and professional a rarity to find these days.

Would recommend her services to anyone that asks!

Goodridge Accountants have been providing accountancy services for our business for four years now. From start-up advice to everyday accountancy and Xero problem solving, Claire has also navigated us through the minefield of the Construction Industry Scheme and continues to provide us with expert advice and support. Always available by phone, email or through the secure Onvio portal, we would highly recommend Goodridge Accountants to offer you a professional, personal and friendly service.

We have been with Goodridge Accountants since May 2018, and Claire’s service has been exceptional. Her expertise and dedication shine through in every aspect. She quickly grasped our business needs, offering tailored solutions. Claire’s hands-on approach ensures our financial goals are met, and her ability to explain complex concepts in simple terms has been invaluable. She not only provides excellent accounting services but also acts as a mentor, guiding us strategically. With her use of the latest technologies, managing our finances has become effortless. Claire’s professionalism, expertise, and personalised approach make her stand out. We highly recommend her services.

My family and I have used Claire at Goodridge Accountant’s for over 18 plus years. She has been invaluable in helping us – from when we first set-up to transitioning us into a Limited Company. The time, effort, and knowledge she has provided is first class. She is always available and quick to answer any questions, we have had along the way. Even late at night sometimes! That’s the level of service you will get with Claire.

Goodridge Accountants have always provided flawless service and support for our business. Information is always provided in great detail and very promptly. We would recommend Goodridge Accountants.

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