Accountancy Services

Braidwood Graham Accountants in Peebles provide a range of accountancy services for businesses and individuals, with a full range of taxation services to private clients, commercial companies, and partnerships.

Our services include:

  • Compliance work, including completion of year end tax returns.
  • Advice on structuring financial affairs to mitigate tax liabilities.
  • Advice on complex transactions.
Personal, Business & Corporate Taxation / Statutory & Other Accounts Preparation

Just about everyone needs professional advice at some time to optimise their tax position and ensure they meet all their statutory obligations. We can provide you with year round tax advice on Income tax, Capital Gains tax, Inheritance tax, Trusts and estates and, Foreign tax issues.

Efficient corporate and personal tax planning often results in significant improvements in business profitability. However Corporation tax can be a burden to a business, with increased reporting obligations, robust HMRC investigation policies and harsher penalties for non-compliance sometimes taking up a large amount of your of time.

Braidwood Graham Accountants and Tax Advisers can:

– Determine the most tax effective structure for your business.
– Ensure that you take full advantage of tax opportunities and reliefs.
– Help you reduce tax on disposals.
– Help you maximise any tax opportunities specific to your industry.
– Liaise with the tax authorities on your behalf.
– Help you with inheritance and retirement planning.

Specialist Tax Planning

Our experienced chartered advisers provide pro-active advice whether planning for your personal future or a business venture.
Using our depth of knowledge across the range of taxes, our advice is given in a straightforward manner, always with the client’s requirements in mind.

Business Financial & Risk Assurance

Braidwood Graham Accountants provide independent and objective financial and risk assurance of your business and finances.

While audit and assurance are largely considered an obligation, we believe it is an opportunity to fully examine the risks relevant to your market sector and recommend where you can enhance processes.

We assist with external, internal and performance audits, risk management, governance and continuity planning to help improve your business performance.

Management Accounts

We provide an abbreviated set of accounts either weekly, fortnightly, monthly or quarterly. This summarises accounting data for balance sheet, cash flow, and income statements prepared and presented specifically for a firm’s management.

These management accounts provide the key financial and statistical information required by managers to make day to day and short-term business decisions.

Cashflow Forecasts

Braidwood Graham Accountants are experienced in producing timely and reliable financial information tailored to your needs, enabling you to make informed decisions about the direction of your business.

We can prepare your cashflow forecast for the weeks, months or years ahead allowing you to see the high and low points of your cash balance, so that you can appropriately reduce stock, minimise costs, maximise sales volumes and margins or secure additional financial support.


For even the most experienced finance and HR professionals, dealing with a business payroll can be a headache. Our outsourced business payroll service can take the pain away.

Our experienced payroll team provide you with a service level to suit your business, from a fully-managed outsourced payroll service to a simple processing service.


Compliance with VAT is complex so it is vital that your VAT returns are completed correctly and in good time to ensure you avoid any penalties.

If Braidwood Graham are your accountants, we can complete the return from the information we already have; alternatively, send us your cash books and we’ll complete the return for you.

We can also provide training on how to complete your return.

Business Advisory Services

Accountants who are much more than just accountancy!

Whether you run a start-up business or a mature company, having long-term strategic support from your professional advisers is vital. Braidwood Graham have extensive experience in working with clients to help them achieve their long-term objectives.

This can range from helping to ensure that you have the necessary cashflow and financial position to achieve these objectives, to helping manage the acquisition or disposal of companies and assets.