or call us for a free consultation on 0161 669 4221

It's time to bring your finances into shape.

Our Bright Idea is being on your side, whenever you need us, with the technology to make every penny count. Based in Manchester, we make cloud accounting work for businesses of all sizes in the region – and beyond!


  • Support you can trust…

    Your time is too precious to spend on payrolls, tax returns, and reports. Our accountants take this burden off your shoulders, so you can get back to doing what you love.

  • First-class advice

    Whatever your business, we’ll be sure to say where cash can be saved at every turn. With our help, you’ll be in a position to prepare for sustainable growth.

  • Bespoke solutions

    Our packages are just the beginning. Bright Ideas can form unique, pick-and-choose services that match your earning model on a monthly or ad-hoc basis.

  • One-to-one guidance

    Switch to us, and we’ll introduce you to your dedicated Bright Ideas accountant – on hand to help whenever you need us.

  • Cloud bookkeeping

    Invoicing, expense tracking and data backups are far easier to perform with Cloud software, which we give to every client who takes us on.

Switch to us today. It couldn’t be simpler.

A modest venture can quickly grow into a thriving company. But your finances should never run away with that momentum…

We know how tricky it can be to stay on top of money management. That’s why we offer dedicated support from experienced accountants, powered by the latest technology to give you better visibility of your finances.

Any business – from sole traders to established limited companies – can use a Bright Ideas accountancy package, or opt for a bespoke arrangement that’s tailored to meet their requirements.

Our core promise to you

  • We’ll return email and telephone queries on the same day (when received before 4pm on weekdays)
  • We’ll make sure our accountants always give you a truly personal service
  • We’ll deliver draft accounts within a month – once we have your information
  • Year-end accounts

    Every 12 months, we’ll cast a thorough eye over your financial activity and prepare annual accounts to help you benchmark and plan ahead.

  • Bookkeeping

    Struggling to keep on top of your bookkeeping? Let us take care of it, and bring you into the cloud, with Online software.

  • Payroll

    Eliminate the hassle of PAYE by handing over payroll management responsibilities to our team.

  • VAT

    Collecting VAT is a step up for your business, and we’ll tackle the pains of registering and submitting your returns.

  • Corporation tax

    We make corporate tax simple for limited companies, with accounts preparation and submission, as well as expert advice.

  • Management accounts

    Make sense of the numbers with management accounts that help you look back and plan ahead with accuracy.

  • Self Assessment

    Ensure you pay no more than you owe when the Self Assessment deadline rolls around, with tax returns prepared by us.

  • CIS tax returns

    We’ll prepare and submit your CIS tax returns processing your tax refund within a matter of weeks!

  • Switchovers

    Still with another accountant? No problem; we’ll ensure those records are transferred painlessly to us, so there’s nothing slowing your next step down.



Kind words from our happy clients

  • Bright Ideas Accountancy have been breath of fresh air, since there appointment they have helped our company implement cloud accounting which has saved both time and tax. Would highly recommend them and the efficiency that they bring

    Robert Nicholson
    Acorn Property & Investments Ltd
  • Having gone from using spreadsheets Bright Ideas have given me more time to spend bringing in new clients and doing the work I love, rather than spending all day bookkeeping. Xero has helped us gain a clear view of our finances.

    John Read
    The Ultimate Marketing Co Ltd



or call us for a free consultation on 0161 669 4221