About Sorpaid - An introduction
We are a friendly firm of accountants offering a
wide range of business services to small owner managed
businesses, companies and charities
Our services include taxation, accountancy and audit,
and we act for clients based in all regions of the
Although we undertake a wide range of general practice
work, we specialise in accounting and advisory services
for charities, and for other firms of accountants
who may require charity accounting expertise.
We have access to insolvency expertise and can advise
companies and individuals who are experiencing financial
difficulties, or alternatively can assist creditors
who are themselves owed money by people in financial
Our offices are in a semi rural location in York, with ample car
parking, and with easy access to good quality communications
by rail and road to all parts of the UK.
However, our use of modern technology means that
we are only a mouse click away from clients based
in Land’s End or John O’Groats. Geography
is not a barrier !
The firm is registered as auditors by the Association
of Chartered Certified Accountants.
History of the firm
Peter Brown is a graduate of Liverpool University,
having studied Chemistry with Materials Science.
Peter Brown qualified as a Certified Accountant in
1975 , and set up in practice in York in 1980. Over
the years his practice has developed several areas
of special interest , including insolvency work ,
computer applications and charity accounting, while
at the same time maintaining a broad general practice
advising and assisting small businesses and personal
tax clients on their business and taxation affairs.
Peter Brown was an elected member of a local council
for 13 years, and therefore has a detailed knowledge
of the workings of the system of local authority grants
available to voluntary organisations and small businesses.
His professional experience ranges from very small
trades to the audits of Building Societies and quoted
companies, so he has a wealth of expertise to bring
Peter Brown is a former Sheriff of the City of York.
As with all our services, our fees are highly competitive.
Our offices are set in a rural location, and therefore
we have low premises overheads. This means that we
are able to offer the highest quality services, very
often at the lowest price.
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