James Cowper Kreston, part of the Chamber’s ‘soft-landing’ team, are a leading firm of accountants and business advisers whose aim is simple – draw on their experience and expertise to help companies achieve real success.
James Cowper Kreston are a proven alternative to the larger accountancy firms, already providing advice to more than 100 international groups from a large range of sectors, including technology, electronics, film and entertainment, and manufacturing. Delivering a premium service without the associated level of costs, the company is based in the Thames Valley in four individual office locations – Henley, Newbury, Oxford and Reading.
Exploring a new business territory can be challenging; full of opportunity but also risk. James Cowper Kreston’s specialist International Services Team has extensive experience in helping businesses come to the UK and Thames Valley. The organisation can offer bespoke, informed advice to foreign-owned companies and investors wishing to move into the UK marketplace, as well as those already here and looking to expand into the region. The team can also help UK businesses expand into Europe or beyond, whether investigating overseas markets or establishing a new operation. Their expertise in international taxation and business strategy aids the expansion and cultural change process and continues to open up a wealth of new possibilities for a diverse range of clients.
Common queries from foreign-owned companies establishing their first presence in the UK involve the funding of UK operations, outsourcing accounting services, appropriate banking arrangements, rates of tax, finding reliable business suppliers and payroll. James Cowper Kreston’s International Services Team can provide the answer to such questions. For their expertise in aiding foreign-owned firms to establish and expand in the UK, James Cowper Kreston features on the Department for International Trade’s UK Investment Support Directory, an online platform designed to help potential inward investors. Read more here.
For more useful information on the UK, business tax and international services, review the company’s Factsheets and Guides. Read the latest edition of their bi-annual Perspective Magazine here, which includes insightful information on ‘Audit and Artificial Intelligence’ and ‘Maximising the Benefit of Entrepreneur’s Relief’.
Contact James Cowper Kreston
Andy Cowie, Business Development Director