Andrew Band (March)

Having been raised in March, Andrew returned to his home town after graduating from De Montfort University, Leicester, in 1994. Training with the firm in their March office, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1998 and he is now a resident partner. Andrew has developed a diverse portfolio of clients, although his area of expertise is primarily in dealing with owner managed businesses. Andrew also advises many of our agri related clients, including not only farming businesses but some larger businesses in the agriculture supply chain, due him being an audit partner in the firm. Andrew has a young family but also manages to spend some time pursuing interests outside of work and enjoys spending time in the countryside.
 
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Andrew Band
12th July 2017 Deadline upcoming for Fenland Business Awards

The deadline for entries for the Fenland Business Awards is quickly approaching. Whiting & Partners are delighted to be sponsoring the ‘Business of the Year’ Award – celebrating local business excellence and innovation. The awards are an excellent way to build your businesses profile and pay tribute to your business success. Entries are free and…

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5th June 2017 Fenland Enterprise Business Awards

Entries are now open for the Fenland Enterprise Business Awards 2017. With 12 awards up for grabs local companies have the chance to be recognised for their success as well as celebrate their achievements in 2016-17. Whiting & Partners is continuing its support for this important annual event in 2016 by sponsoring the Business of…

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18th May 2017 Making Tax Digital Seminar – Places still available

We still have places available for our free MTD seminar on 25 May at our March office at 8.30am. If you are a sole trader, partnership or landlord with turnover in excess of £10K, you will need to comply with MTD in the near future. Our seminar will cover the impending MTD requirements and will…

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10th May 2017 Making Tax Digital – Free Seminar

Are you a sole trader, partnership or landlord with turnover in excess of £10,000?  If so, you will need to comply with Making Tax Digital, potentially from as early as April 2018. Our March office is holding a free seminar on Thursday 25 May 2017 at 8.30am to cover the new digitalised record keeping and…

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2nd May 2017 Anderson’s present Farming Seminar in Ely

Once again we held our annual Farming Seminar, on the morning of Wednesday 26th April at the Maltings in Ely. Graham Redman and Michael Haverty of The Andersons Centre once again updated us on the state of UK agriculture. Graham and Michael provided some interesting DEFRA statistics with an overview of how each segment of the agricultural…

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27th March 2017 Whitings’ Annual Farming Seminar

Invitation: Prospects for UK Agriculture. Once again agriculture is facing many changes and challenges. In order for us all to try and understand the many factors affecting us we have again engaged Andersons, the Farm Business Consultants, to present to us their “Prospects for UK Agriculture” Seminar, on Wednesday 26 April 2017. We are pleased,…

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4th October 2016 Post BREXIT Exchange Rates

BREXIT: Initially a silver lining for farmers? Since the BREXIT vote the value of Sterling has weakened, such that the average exchange rate for the Basic Payment Scheme has been set at €1 : £0.85228. For those farm enterprises electing to receive this in Sterling, this is some 16% better than last year. Given the…

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18th April 2016 Future for Agriculture

Whitings’ 5th Annual  Agri-Seminar: “No” to Brexit We have just held our 5th annual Prospects for UK Agriculture seminar. Once again our guest speakers from Andersons expertly presented the current topics impacting on UK farming businesses. It was great to also have as many guests join us to listen to what the speakers had to…

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26th August 2015 Centre of Excellence

Fenland Office: Plans announced to create ‘Centre of Excellence’. We are pleased to announce plans to create a newly constructed super-office on the southern edge of March. This will enable us to create, under one roof, the teams of specialist advisers that modern day clients require to service their compliance, out-sourcing and advisory requirements. Blog…

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6th February 2012 Accounts Preparation

Accounts preparation, for internal and external reporting purposes, is our core disclipline. This process can begin from bringing in a bag of invoices and bank statements, or granting us access to a fully reconciled cloud hosted computerised book-keeping data set, or anywhere in between. Although the primary aim of statutory accounts is to report the…

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