Welcome to Townends, a leading practice of Chartered Accountants delivering trusted advice to businesses and individuals.

Whether it’s Xero, Sage or Quickbooks, Townends are on hand to support you and provide training on how to get the most out of digital accounting software.

Chartered Accountants with offices in York and Goole and by appointment in Pontefract and Selby

Cloud Accounting and Making Tax Digital

Townends has partnered with leading software providers Xero, Quickbooks and Sage. This means that we are ideally placed to help with your move to digital record keeping in order to provide your business with real time management information and meet the Government’s requirements of Making Tax Digital.

Developing Your Business

The services Townends offer go far beyond the expected remit of a traditional accountancy firm. Not only do we provide the full breadth of everyday accountancy and tax services as well as the more specialist areas, our ultimate goal is to become our clients’ Trusted Advisor on all financial and business matters and in developing your overall family plan.

Our Services

Apart from the more general accountancy services we can also assist you with business development and specialist tax services. We appreciate that only in time can we gain your trust, so that you know when we say we can and will do something, we do it. We hope to get that opportunity…

Working with families and businesses across the UK for over 125 years to plan for the future, improve efficiency and save money

Working closely with our clients to become their Trusted Advisor we have a first class reputation for what we deliver. “Professional, knowledgeable, proactive but above all approachable” is how our clients view us. As a client you will have immediate access to an experienced team to deal with all of your personal financial and business issues as they arise.

Whether it be everyday matters including bookkeeping, VAT and payroll or more specialist areas such as tax planning, business sales and acquisitions or the more difficult events in life such as divorce, business failure or death – we are here to talk to, to advise and most importantly to help you plan.

The ‘Townends Philosophy’ is central to everything we do. Read more about it here.

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Latest Career Opportunities

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Trainee Accountant We regularly have opportunities for someone with good communication skills who is looking to enter into a Training Contract to begin a career in accountancy. Our training and…
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