As a top 30 accountancy firm, our size means that we are able to deliver the full range of services you’d normally expect from the Big Four, but with the personal delivery of a local firm.
We’ve been helping clients for over 150 years and deliver a full range of specialist services including accountancy, tax, payroll, corporate recovery, corporate finance and financial planning and wealth management.
Armstrong Watson is an ambitious and progressive full service Chartered Accountancy and Financial Services firm. We serve clients through the North of England and South West Scotland through 14 regional offices, with our heartland being in Cumbria. We have over 10,000 clients covering the spectrum from sole traders through to the larger SME market. We were recently ranked 28th in the Top 60 Accountancy Firms in the UK.
We're a firm who strive for excellence in client services and our strong brand name and reputation have provided us with excellent growth in our 150 year history. We recognise the importance of being a firm that has the “local touch” and a range of key and relevant services in each of our individual offices, but with a “national reach” of access to specialist input throughout the firm and we also have a worldwide context through international network partners, where required to deliver our client’s needs.
The ethos of Armstrong Watson in providing solutions that can be seen through our four values of Passion, Honesty, Trust and Humanity. We continue to define these values through our offices, literature and continue to support our team to make sure they can have every opportunity to follow these values as their code of practice.
Our Client Base
We have clients covering the whole spectrum of businesses types across many sectors, from start up entrepreneurs, to large manufacturing and service businesses, many farming businesses, charities and not for profit organisations.
It is not only business advice that clients need, our service and products have been developed to include personal financial solutions, be it income tax planning, inheritance tax advice, pensions and investment advice or succession and retirement planning.