Makesworth has been able to secure various affiliations with a number of professional bodies. Thanks to our dedication and quality works, we are proud to have established the association with them.
ACCA Regulated & ACCA Approved Employers
We are ACCA regulated firm with a Gold Approved Employer status aiming to recognize and reward ACCA Qualification with high standards of staff training and development.
The Institute of Certified Practising Accountants (ICPA)
Makesworth is also a member of ICPA, a uniquely designed platform for accountants committed to keeping the practice compliance with all the regulatory authorities and a peace of mind for our clients.
IPSE Endorsed Accountants
As IPSE Endorsed Accountants, we provide services to contractors with a reassurance that our firm has passed the entrance criteria with some quality checks and specific training in areas which mostly affect contractors.
The Society of Professional Accountants (SPA)
Being a member of The Society of Professional Accountants (SPA), we have access to numerous benefits with access to numerous legal advice in order to provide assistance to our clients in specialist accountancy areas.
We are members of 2020 Innovation with which we make sure that our team is well informed and trained in every new technology keeping ourselves ahead in areas such as Making Tax Digital and more with constant progression in the world of accounts and taxes.
ICAEW Authorised Training Employers
Welcoming ACA Trainees, we have joined the community of ICAEW authorized employers in order to develop the next generation of ICAEW Chartered Accountants.
AAT Accredited Employers
We have been successful in securing AAT accredited employer to encourage AAT Qualification with high standards of staff training and development.
Professional Fee Protection
Makesworth provides Tax Investigation Service to its clients which are backed up by an insurance policy taken under the name of Makesworth Limited from Professional Fee Protection. This service will protect our clients against the professional fees of HMRC Tax Inquiry if they subscribe to the service.
QuickBooks – Platinum Partner
We are Platinum Partner of QuickBooks with qualified staff members who are Certified QuickBooks Pro-Advisors.
Xero – Platinum Partner
All our staffs are Xero Certified advisors with the firm being a Platinum Partner of Xero Network.
In order to demystify accounting for freelancers and small businesses, Makesworth has established the partnership with Free Agent as well.
Business For Good
Makesworth believes that support no matter big or small is vital for the long-term future of humanity and its community which is why we have become a part of B1G1 Business For Good.
St Luke’s Hospice
Keeping Corporate Social Responsibility in mind, Makesworth wanted to involve in community focussed activity and a way of giving back through the team in St. Luke’s where we were able to make a difference in a real level for the people whose illnesses are no longer curable, enabling them to achieve the best possible quality of life during the final stages of their illness.
We are a part of the Handpicked Network helping our clients with various specialized services apart from the normal Accounting works.
Cyber Essential Certified
Makesworth Accountants takes the security and privacy of data of our clients and our firm very seriously. Keeping cybersecurity in mind, we proudly announce to be accredited as Cyber Essential Complaint to safeguard our business against any potential cyber threats. It outlines the requirements for mitigating the most common Internet-based threats to cybersecurity. Cyber Essentials is for all organisations, of all sizes, and in all sectors. By deploying the five basic controls within Cyber Essentials, it will help our business protect against the most common forms of cyber-attack emanating from the internet using widely accessible tools which require little skill from the attackers.