The Team

When you are looking for support for personal or business affairs, you need a team that you can trust and who offer exemplary communication alongside well informed advice. At Slaven Jeffcote LLP there are 3 partners based at the London Office supported by four bookkeepers, accountants and additional technical and administrative staff. All have extensive experience in bookkeeping, audit and accounting, having been in practice for many years.

Nicholas J. Paling FCCA

Nicholas qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 1985, becoming a Fellow of the Association in 1990. After becoming a graduate of the Association in 1980, he trained with the top twenty firm Robson Rhodes, in their Bradford office, before moving to London to join Slaven Jeffcote LLP in 1985.

Nicholas became an audit partner in Slaven Jeffcote in 1995, and since becoming the senior audit partner in Slaven Jeffcote LLP, the firm has doubled in size. Nicholas as senior partner, with his fellow partners manages the firm’s clients providing a wide range of services including audit and accounting services to a broad base of over 250 Owner Managed Businesses.

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Nicholas has developed the firm’s “Art and Antique Dealer” team. In addition to providing audit and accounting services to Art and Antique Dealers, the team provides bookkeeping services including the maintenance of VAT compliant stock books, and advising clients on VAT – Margin scheme for works of art and antiques.

Nicholas heads up the firm’s business consultancy team which provides amongst other services, the provision of Due Diligence Reports for potential acquisitions by clients and the provision of Cash Flow and Profit Projection reports for clients banking facilities requirements.

Nicholas also joined Jeffcote Donnison LLP, as partner in 2000, to provide an accounting input in their business consultancy team. 

Stephen T. Costar FCCA

Stephen qualified as an Accountant in 1998 and was admitted as a Fellow in 2003. He joined Slaven Jeffcote in 1999 and became a Partner in the practice in 2004.

Stephen runs a portfolio of Limited companies dealing with audit and accounts preparation.

Outside of work Stephen enjoys music and socialising with friends and family.

Joanne L. Denman FCCA

Joanne is an experienced accountant and auditor who joined Slaven Jeffcote LLP in 2004. She qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2006 and became a fellow of the Association in 2011. She became a partner of Slaven Jeffcote LLP in July 2010.

Joanne has a keen interest in assisting in the establishment and development of small and medium sized businesses. She has experience dealing with VAT issues for importers and exporters and can offer advice relating to international transactions. Joanne also has experience in the audit of financial statements for non-profit organisations

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