Proactive & Professional in Business

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisors based in the town of Berwick upon Tweed in Northumberland. We serve clients across the UK with a concentration in Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, the North East of England, the Scottish Borders and East Lothian.

At J.H. Greenwood & Company we pride ourselves in obtaining an in depth knowledge of our client’s affairs, which enables us to provide relevant advice moulded to the needs of the individual client and identify potential problem areas whilst providing practical solutions. We aim to be proactive rather than reactive and to provide a personal and friendly service whatever the size of your business or personal circumstances.

We offer all new clients an initial consultation free of charge.


Introducing our new Associate, Steven Turnbull ACA,CTA.

We are proud to announce the appointment of our new Associate, Steven Turnbull
who is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax adviser. Steven will undoubtedly
add further strength and knowledge to our growing team.

Steven, originally from Berwick-upon-Tweed, has spent a number of years with a large
independent firm of Chartered Accountants working in both Aberdeen and Edinburgh
before relocating to the Borders. In his previous roles he has gained a wealth of
knowledge acting as an adviser to private individuals and owner managed businesses.

Steven has particular expertise in tax planning and compliance solutions for sole
traders, partnerships and limited companies. He will be based in our Berwick-upon-
Tweed office however he lives in Galashiels and will provide services across North
Northumberland, the Scottish Borders, East Lothian and beyond.

Spring Statement 2019

In our Summary, we provide an outline of the main areas of taxation covered in the Spring Statement. We have also included our observations on the more important changes, together with any planning points that may arise. We hope the summary will provide you with a useful update and allow you to get to grips with the changes. If you have any questions in understanding how the changes to tax affect you, please do get in touch.

Your copy is available to download HERE



This month we are focusing on Making Tax Digital. No matter if your business is big or small, Making Tax Digital will undoubtedly affect you. As your accountants, we can help you prepare for the changes ahead of the implementation in April 2019.

Fact Sheet – Making Tax Digital for VAT

Please contact the office on 01289 302463 if you require any further information on any of the points raised or need training, guidance or assistance with the implementation of new accounting software.



Our current newsletter is available to view or download HERE

In our Newsletter this quarter we discuss topics such as:

‘Off-Payroll’ rules (IR35), the Catapult programme, Capital Gains and your home, the rent a room scheme, and changes to charity annual returns.

For any further information on any of the topics raise, please contact the office on 01289 302463.