Meet The Team
Please phone David Stonefield on 0161 718 8215 or 07879 882277 for further information.
A guiding hand
Helping you to pay the least amount of tax within the law, we work closely with you to provide pro-active support and guidance; helping you evaluate progress, make plans, take key decisions, manage change and deliver growth. We also invest in I.T. resources and training to assist you where possible.
A trusted Stockport accountant and advisor
Striving always to exceed your expectations, we provide a friendly, courteous and efficient accountancy service for the Stockport, Manchester and Cheshire areas. We listen to what you are saying and communicate with you quickly and fully. Honest, truthful and upfront all times, we never surprise you with bills you're not expecting.
Guaranteed timely service and feewaiver
We will never be late. We guarantee that within 30 working days of you providing us with all your books and records we will provide you with your final accounts for signature. This is on the basis that you provide us with complete information and answer any queries we have quickly.
David Stonefield BA FCA
Professionally qualified accountant
David Stonefield is a graduate in Economics and Accounting, with a professional accountancy background as a partner in a firm of Chartered Accountants and as a company accountant in industry. Today he provides accountancy services to SMEs and individuals through the South Manchester area, Heald Green, Cheadle, Stockport, Hazel Grove, Hyde, Manchester, East Didsbury and Blackburn,
Wide business knowledge
Specialising in the production of management accounts and in ensuring that his clients pay as little tax as they need to, David worked with a wide variety of businesses: from industry to professional healthcare; retail to charity accounts within the community; and corporate and personal taxation.
A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Institute’s tax faculty, David is a member of the SK8 Business Club, the 2020 Group of Accountants, a Sage Accountant and a member of the Federation of Small Businesses.
Lionel Starr FCA
Lionel has recently joined the practice as a consultant.
He ran his own successful accountancy practice in Stockport for many years. He has advised a wide range of businesses giving them practical business and tax advice.
Lionel works on special assignments and is available at short notice to help with clients who need assistance on business valuations, planning, business plans and short term assistance.
Peter Whittaker BA FCA CTA
Peter has over 30 years in the accountancy profession.
He has business experience working for Shell, Granada and Wedgwood.
He also has a great experience in public practice both in accounts work and as a tax manager.
Most of Peter’s work for the practice is in accounts preparation. Peter shows great attention to detail and is very keen to spot tax advantages for the benefit of clients.
Linda Booth AAT
Linda Booth is a fully qualified member of the Association of Accounting Technicians and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, with 15 years solid experience working within the accountancy sector. Linda is proficient in payroll, bookkeeping and VAT, and has experienced in working with clients from many different industries.
She is fully conversant with all aspects of Sage, Sage One, Moneysoft, Kashflow, Viztopia, and Iris systems.
Linda is a very enthusiastic member of the team helping clients to meet their day to day accounting needs. She heads up the payroll department and is very helpful and approachable.
Mark Sweeting ACIB
Mark has joined the practice as a consultant providing us with his skills in raising finance and providing a mentoring service to our clients.
Mark will usually meet with the client on a monthly basis reviewing progress with agreed actions and giving guidance and help as and when required all with the aim of the business keeping an eye of their strategic aims rather than being overcome by day to day needs. He will also be available for short term consultancy and assistance on start-ups.
Mark has a depth of experience as a bank manager both at RBS and Whiteaway Laidlaw. This enables Mark to talk to banks and present them with exactly what they require to give each client the best possible opportunity for their funding request to be granted.