With the specific demands on sole traders and partnerships, managing your accounts, tax returns and VAT can be difficult. Our services aim to keep things simple, so you can focus on what you’re best at.

Our longstanding experience in this area, means we are proud to provide a proficient and knowledgeable team, who are up-to-date with the latest developments and can ensure your finances are managed effectively.

Don’t feel like you have to do it on your own; Burton Sweet can work with you, so you’re heading in the right direction.

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If you are interested in how Burton Sweet can help you develop your business in line with your ambitions, please get in touch with Alison and she will introduce you to the adviser most suited to your needs.

Focusing on your passion

Achieving your aims and working creatively can sometimes seem complicated by managing your finances, we understand that. Find out how we helped one of our clients do this.

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Alison Tideswell

Small Business & Tax Manager

01749 342255

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Services we provide for Sole Traders & Partnerships

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We can assist give you a more insightful view of your annual accounts, so you know where you are and how to get where you want to be.

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Management Accounts

We can assist with your management accounts and cloud accounting, so you can analyse backwards to forecast forwards more effectively.


P11D (Employee Benefits Reporting)

We can assist you to complete and submit your P11D (Employee Benefits Reporting) forms to HMRC on an annual basis.


Our experienced payroll team can support you through your payroll administrative tasks, or take full control of the entire process.

Personal Tax & Self-Assessment

We’ll help you better understand your personal tax accounts, and prepare and submit your self-assessment for your annual personal tax return.

Trusts & Estates

Burton Sweet can support you in reviewing existing or proposed wills and in creating strategies for post-death tax planning.


We can manage all your VAT recording and filing, or if you prefer to keep your own books we can just review and file the VAT returns for you.

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Additional services we provide for Sole Traders & Partnerships

Useful information for Sole Traders & Partnerships

IndividualsSole Traders & Partnerships

From 6 April 2026, people with yearly trading/property income over £50,000 must move to a digital system to record and declare information.

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Limited CompaniesSole Traders & Partnerships

A director can decide how much and by what means they extract the profit from their business by balancing salary and dividends.

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