Tailored accountancy services
for small businesses

Based in Horley, Surrey, Baird Consulting provides award winning finance and accountancy services to small businesses and startups.

Baird Consulting, bespoke services for small businesses

We are a small independent company, offering a range of services to small businesses and start ups, including bookkeeping & accounts, outsourced services and business advice.

Whether you're just starting a business and are unsure of your needs, or an established business looking at your options, we provide a service tailored to your specific needs, and one which can grow as your business needs grow. This means that you'll never find yourself paying for services you don’t need, but you’ll also always have the advice and support you need available.

Bespoke Finance & Accountancy Services

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Tailored Bookkeeping and Accounts

Tailored Bookkeeping and Accounts

Our range of bookkeeping, accounts preparation and VAT, corporation tax & self-employed services will help you free up more time to get on with running your business, while the service being tailored to your exact needs means that you won’t be paying for features you don’t need.

Outsourced Services

Tailored Outsourced Services

Tailored Outsourced Services

Our outsourced services give you the option to take even more of the headache out of your business finances. Perhaps you’re looking to outsource the whole finance function of your business, or perhaps you have a bookkeeper but want some more advice. Either way, we’re here to help!

Business Advice

Tailored Business Advice & Support


Tailored Advice & Support for your Buisness

If you’re a start up, seeking advice on the best way to get off the ground, be that fundraising, or generally running a business, we can help and support you with bespoke advice. If you’re a more established business, we offer a strategic business review, and can still offer bespoke advice.

“Baird Consulting is not about selling you a pre-built package of services. We tailor a range of services around your specific needs. Whether you're just looking for advice on starting a business, or you're an established business looking at your options, please feel free to get in touch. We'd be very happy to discuss your accounting needs”

James Baird (Founder & Managing Director)

Latest Updates from our blog

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Horley Business Brunch

Following past successful events, we are pleased to announce a series of “Business Brunch” events, hosted in colaboration with our friends at RH Networking. All events are hosted at The Tavern (42 High Street, Horley RH6 7BB) from 10:30-12:00. Tickets for each brunch at £10, and include: Your choice of breakfast baguette Prosecco / bucks…

Government confirms National Insurance and Dividend Taxes to Rise by 1.25%

We are sure many of you will have heard in the last couple of days the news about the National Insurance Rise. What many may have missed, is that this is accompanied by a similar rise in dividend tax. From 1 April 2022, there will be a temporary 1.25% increase in class 1 (paid by…
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Bounce Back Loans, Recovery Loans and “Pay as you grow”

Many of us took Bounce Back Loans (BBLs) from our banks last year. For many they were a stop-gap in hopes of more Government support to come, particularly for those that for one reason or another fell through the gaps in support. It seems evident now, that there is no other support coming, so those…

Budget Update

We are sure that there will be more news coming over the next few days, and we will keep you updated on developments, however, key takeaways from today’s budget are: Furlough extended to the end of September. Employees will continue to receive 80% of their normal salary, however companies will have to contribute 10% in…

VAT reverse charge for CIS

The rather innocuous sounding “domestic reverse VAT charge for building and construction services” comes into force tomorrow (1st March 2021). If you are a VAT registered member of the CIS scheme, you may need to take action. Below are some basic guides for both contractors and subcontractors, but as with anything else, if you have…

Award Winning Accountants!

We are delighted to announce that Baird Consulting has won “Best Bespoke SME Accountant (South East England)” at SME News Magazine’s Finance Awards 2020.   Bespoke is at the heart of everything we do, whether that is bookkeeping and accounts, a full outsourced finance function, a finance director, a company secretary, or business advice and…