What we're about

Next Level Business are digital accountants and business advisors, but not in the traditional sense. Yes, we provide all the usual accountancy and tax services but also amazing management information, business advice and options to fund your business growth.

We help you answer the big questions such as, 'How can I grow profitably?' and 'How can I earn more and work less?'. Watch our short intro video now and find out more about how we work as your virtual finance team, in partnership with you and your business.

Who (we support)

You: Founders, owners, entrepreneurs, contractors, MDs, CEOs.

Business: Forward thinking, growth focused, high potential UK based businesses.

Size: 1 - 30 employees or turnover of £150k - £20m, with a clear potential to grow.

Attitude: Business leaders willing to embrace new ideas and work digitally.

What (we do)

Business Advisor: We work ON your business (your CFO/FD, business funding)

Management Consultant: We work IN your business (commercial advice, delivering growth)

Chartered Accountant: We work WITH your business (business finance services, compliance)

How (we do it)

Next Level: We understand where you are now, where you want to be and plan how to get there.

More: We help you achieve more profit, wealth and growth whilst making more time and making it fun.

Less: We help remove waste, overheads, inefficiency, issues, worry and unnecessary tax costs.

Paul Layte FCA

Chartered Accountant (ICAEW – FCA), Founder and Virtual FD

Founded Next Level Business with a mission to make UK SME businesses more successful.

Business Mentor for Virgin StartUp - mentoring entrepreneurs to help them develop their business.

Led the turnaround of the financial performance of consumer products for Future PLC as Group Commercial Director.

Increased the number of global business centres to 1,500+ in over 70 countries for Regus PLC as Group Commercial Director.

Founded and ran Talkmobile and Carphone Warehouse Business for Carphone Warehouse PLC, attaining nearly £200m in annual revenue between them.

Contributed to the rapid growth and success of the world's first virtual mobile network for Virgin Mobile PLC attaining 4m customers and over £500m of revenue.

Audited and advised SMEs specialising in the motor retail sector for Grant Thornton LLP.

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Key financial and tax information, tools, features and news at your fingertips, 24/7 including:

GPS Mileage Tracker – Instantly and automatically keep track of your important business miles with the App, using the in-built mileage tracker. What’s more you can export these ‘trips’ anytime to form part of your mileage claims.

Receipt and Expense Management - Thanks to this great feature you won’t need to pile up those receipts on your desk or risk losing them in a pocket, dashboard or box! Simply use your phone to photograph a receipt, categorise it and click save. You can review and export these at any time for your own use or email them to us to incorporate into your accounts.

Income Tracker – If you are managing a small number of income sources, you can use this App to track your income and manage and monitor your income and expenditure in one place.

You’ll find 16 great tax, VAT and financial calculators you can use at any time, from simple VAT calculators to more complex ones such as Salary versus Dividend or Company Car benefits. It’s all there in this free App. Plus you also get instant access to the latest business and personal accountancy facts, key dates and tax updates. Using the latest technology, the ‘News’ section will be updated directly by us, so you get the latest news, views and offers from Next Level Business - in real time, all through your App.

Next Level Business Accountancy and Tax App

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ICAEW Chartered Accountants
Member of the ICAEW Business Finance Advice Scheme
Member of the ICAEW Business Advice Service
Member of the ICAEW Business Advice Service