The Beltons Team
Nicholas Belton FCCA, MA (Hons)
is the Managing Director and joined the practice in 1997. Nick holds a Practising Certificate, and is a Fellow, of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Nick works closely with new clients, including personal tax cases, sole traders, partnerships and limited companies and identifies the particular needs of each client.
His main role is the production of Tax Returns, preparation of Accounts and liaison with the client regarding compliance matters and general business advice.
Matthew Benton FCCA, BSc (Hons)
is an Accountant and Business Advisor. Matthew has considerable experience in public practice and is a Certified Chartered Accountant with the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) and is a Fellow of that professional body.
In addition to providing businesses and personal clients with traditional accounting and tax services - such as the preparation of Accounts and Tax Returns - Matthew will pro-actively work with you in order to help your business become more successful and ultimately more profitable.
Danna Smith MAAT
is our Bookkeeper and Accounts Assistant. Danna is qualified with the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), is a Xero Certified Advisor/Bookkeeper and also a Quickbooks Certified ProAdvisor. She can provide bookkeeping services, support and training on Xero, Quickbooks Online and other bookkeeping software.
Danna will assist with the preparation of accounts to Trial Balance, client VAT Returns, CIS and support those clients who need help adjusting from manual to computerised bookkeeping systems.
Danna is studying for her ACCA qualification.
Claudia Lupu MAAT
is our Bookkeeper and Accounts Assistant. Claudia is qualified with the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and is a Xero Certified Advisor/Bookkeeper and also a Quickbooks Certified ProAdvisor.
Claudia assists with Accounts production, personal tax return preparation, client VAT Returns, CIS and can provide bookkeeping services on a range of software including Xero and Quickbooks Online.
Julie Belton Assoc CIPD
is our Company Compliance Manager and manages compliance for the Beltons list of Limited Companies. She ensures that changes to company information and Annual Returns/Confirmation Statements are dealt with in a timely fashion and will liaise with Company Directors and Shareholders to ensure their company complies with the Companies Act.
Julie is a member of the CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) and can provide HR services and advice for existing Beltons clients from recruitment and writing contracts to managing employee absence. Julie is also responsible for the office management and credit control at Beltons.
Julie holds the OCR Certificate in Book keeping and the OCR Level 2 Certificate in Accounting.