TaxAssist Revealed as Finalist for Prestigious BFA Award


May 04, 2015

TaxAssist Accountants (UK network) has been chosen as one of the finalists for the 2015 British Franchise Association HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards.

TaxAssist Accountants, a winner of numerous franchise awards over the past several years, and recognized as one of the top 30 accountancy firms in the UK by Accountancy Magazine may now shortly add another recognition to its long list of awards. The franchisor has just been chosen as one of the finalists for the 2015 Franchisor of the Year Awards. In 2010 TaxAssist Accountants (U.K.) succeeded in being chosen Franchisor of the Year and is working towards winning this title again in 2015.

Karl Sandall CEO of TaxAssist Direct International Ltd. states “we are always tremendously honoured to be recognised by senior figures in the franchising industry and it is testament to our hard work and commitment we put in to running our franchise network, together with the utmost respect we give to our franchisees.”

Established in the U.K. in 1995, TaxAssist Accountants has developed a strong brand and a robust business model. Each Franchisee provides a comprehensive range of accounting and taxation services to small businesses (self-employed, sole proprietors, partnerships and Limited companies) and personal income tax payers. Internationally there are over 228 franchised areas and approximately 250 offices in the U.K. and Ireland.

In 2014 the Master Franchisee rights were granted to Rina Mancini for the Greater Toronto Area. Rina is actively recruiting prospective franchisees, accountants (CPA’s) who are looking to start their own full service accounting and tax practices, following the proven and award-winning TaxAssist model. So look for TaxAssist offices opening across the GTA soon!

About TaxAssist Accountants GTA:

Taxassist Accountants is a new and unique business model originating in the U.K. and just recently launched into the Canadian market. TaxAssist is a year-round accounting and tax preparation service targeting the needs of the small business sector, a sector which is oftentimes overlooked by larger accounting firms. The uniqueness of the Tax Assist model is that franchisees operate their practices out of highly visible, non-intimidating and professionally appointed storefront offices.

TaxAssist is the small business champion -- we want to simplify the lives of small business owners by taking over the management of their accounts and taxes so they can focus on their real passion, which are their businesses.