Transport, Distribution & Logistics

Professional advice to help you deliver

Trusted sector specific knowledge

We act for an extensive range of companies across transport, distribution and logistics from small businesses to large regional companies with multi million pound turnovers.

Transport, distribution and logistics businesses require unique commercial, accountancy and tax requirements from their advisors. At NR Barton we have many decades of experience working with a wide range of businesses.

Our specialist advisers have significant experience in dealing with clients in the transport, distribution and logistics sector. We can provide extensive expertise with strategic advisory business advice, tax compliance and planning, and more technical tax services such as research and development tax credits and patent box relief. We are also able to advise owners regarding more complex issues such as acquisitions, sales, or exit strategies.

At NR Barton we appreciate the influential forces that motivate both small & medium sized businesses chasing growth and we understand the importance of seizing the advantage in a constantly evolving environment.

We work with a wide range of businesses from the young highly entrepreneurial business to well-respected regional companies. We specialise in offering clear, practical advice and specialist services manufacturing and engineering businesses require to remain competitive in today’s marketplace. The advice we offer is tailored to your business and delivered by our team of over 40 partners and staff.

Our services include: 

  • An understanding and robust compliance program covering but not exclusive too:
    – Statutory accounts
    – Statutory external audit 
    – Internal audit function 
  • Book-keeping and online accounting software set up,
  • training, and assistance 
  • Tax compliance 
  • Advice and support on internal efficiencies, management accounting, cash flow forecasting, joint ventures 
  • Advising on company structures, acquisitions, and sales 
  • Finance raising advice and assistance
  • Representing your interests in dealings with HMRCStrategic tax planning 
  • Assistance maximising capital allowance claims 
  • VAT advice and planning
  • Active support with payroll, workplace pensions etc 
  • Research and development tax credits
  • Patent box
  • Accounting systems and software

 

Meet our sector specialists

Our insights

Read the latest insights from our team of industry leading experts.

To VAT or not to VAT, that is the question

To VAT or not to VAT, that is the question

For smaller businesses and sole traders, VAT can be complicated issue. Knowing when is right, or required, to register can be difficult. When does a business need to register for VAT? A business must register for VAT when its taxable turnover exceeds the VAT...

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Small business owners hold on to cash for Brexit

Small business owners hold on to cash for Brexit

Small businesses across the UK have increased the amount of cash they hold in current accounts by over 78% over the past two years in anticipation of a Brexit fueled credit crunch. The hoarding reflects growing fears over the economy and a desire to have cash assets...

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Government launches ‘Get ready for Brexit’ website

Government launches ‘Get ready for Brexit’ website

Ever since the referendum under David Cameron's Conservative Goverment back in June 2016 the topic of Brexit hasn’t been far from the front pages. As we move ever closer to the 31 October 2019 deadline for Britain to leave the EU the Government have launch a dedicated...

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I have been very impressed by the work of NR Barton and I am very pleased we made the decision to switch to their services from a different provider. 

 

We receive a very proactive service at a cost effective rate, as well as getting the responses we need in a timely manner. Their advice is always helpful and transparent.

– Tim Aspey, Andrew Porter Ltd

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