Clients with smiles on their faces – here’s what they say about us


As the old saying goes “The proof of the pudding’s in the eating!” and if that’s the case, it rather looks as though we’ve got the recipe right. Here’s what a few of our clients have to say…


We have had great pleasure in working with Joanne & her team over many years, both for personal taxation as a freelance, and for our small company. We have found the attention to detail, advice and patience in explaining the unexplainable first class. The personal service developed to friendship and we value and trust the relationship very much.

Limited Company – media industry

Ann-Louise has always been fantastic. She is not only very professional but is easy to work with and is very personable. Ann-Louise takes away all the stress and makes it all seem easy

Sole Trader – chocolate maker

Excellent and timely service and advice. Gentle reminders very useful as I’m busy and not always as organised as I should be, but have not missed any deadlines because of Whitesides great support

Limited Company – hospital consultant

Excellent service, without asking give advice that is specific to my needs

Personal Tax Return – doctor with property income

The staff at Whitesides are at all times, friendly and professional. They are prompt to respond to any queries and service in the office is always given with a smile. I would highly recommend this company

Personal Tax Return – property income

Extremely helpful, especially when we needed some forms for overseas completing at short notice.

Limited Company – therapists

After six years entrusting my tax affairs to Whitesides, I continue to be most satisfied with the overall high quality of their services.

Personal Tax Return – self employed actor

Using Whitesides is like having my own accounts department without the cost and hassle.  They understand my business and tailor actions to suit.

Limited Company – engineering component sales

We are a small company and in our experience Whitesides provide us a professional and personal service, all offered at great value.

Limited company – IT consultancy

Whitesides are efficient and professional in all the work they undertake for us. They know and understand our business needs and I would recommend them to any company looking for a new accounting firm.

Sole Trader Accounts – manufacturing industry

Whitesides are extremely good at listening to your problems and professional at resolving them. I would recommend them every time.

Personal Tax Return – property income

Excellent speedy service working well within deadline at short notice.

Personal Tax Return – solicitor

When I first approached Whitesides, I believed my financial affairs to be in turmoil. I was quite distressed. Whitesides treat me as a person, with sympathy due to my situation, and dealt with my problems efficiently and professionally, taking away the stress

Personal Tax Return – self employed

I wish to record my thanks and appreciation for the excellent advice and service Whitesides in general and you (Joanne Whiteside) in particular have given me over many years. I shall continue to recommend Whitesides in the future.

Personal Tax Return – self employed in media industry

We have been working with Whitesides for over 15 years and have seen both companies grow and adapt to the changing economic and financial climate that we have all experienced.

Whitesides have always completed our management and year end accounts along with our payroll and tax returns and we can say without reservation that we have been more than happy with their services.

Limited Company – machinery sales

The most approachable professional accountants I have dealt with in over 20 years of being in business.

Limited Company – vehicle repair garage

Since retaining Whitesides in 2008 I have received nothing but impeccable service. My requests are dealt with promptly and effectively, and I value the services Jo and her team provide to me highly. My decision to choose Whitesides has proven to be a very good one.

Limited Company – marketing

Joanne and her team helped me structure a vital deal that no other lawyer or accountant could put together. A highly talented outfit that I’d really recommend.

Limited Company – management buyout

I have been a client of Joanne Whiteside’s for nearly 20 years and in that time she and her staff have proved to be excellent value for money and have never let me down. She has been advisor and accountant for a number of my businesses from a one-man band through to a 70 person consultancy with multiple offices. She is friendly, straight talking, honest and reliable. Despite her patience I still don’t fully understand accounts and the various HMRC regulations etc., but I don’t have to. I know I’m in safe hands.

Limited Company – IT consultants

Thank you for your excellent service during the many years I’ve been with you. Whitesides have been consistently efficient and prompt with my return and I am very happy to highly recommend them.

Personal Tax Return – sole trader

Business like, thorough and professional.  All the qualities one hopes for, with the added bonus of friendly approachability.

Personal Tax Return – self employed

Whitesides have been a wonderful company that have given me peace of mind regarding the complexity of tax payments.

Personal Tax Return – property income

I have used Whitesides Accountants for many years and have been very happy with their excellent service.  I can highly recommend them.

Personal Tax Return – pilot

Friendly, personal and efficient.

Personal Tax Return – hospital consultant

If you would like to benefit from the same level of service as these clients, why not contact us today?