01278 423461



Welcome to Sully & Co Chartered Accountants

Welcome to Sully & Co Chartered Accountants.

We are a small independent local firm serving mainly the community of Bridgwater and the surrounding areas of Somerset.

Whatever your requirements, we at Sully & Co are committed to understanding your needs and providing a complete and professional service with a friendly approach.


Sully & Co has been established as an accountancy practice in Bridgwater since 1865. We consider our role to be that of supporting businesses and individuals in and around the locality of Somerset.

Our clients range from private individuals to small and medium size businesses, whether limited companies, partnerships or sole traders and cover a wide variety of business sectors.

At Sully & Co we believe that partner accessibility is crucial for our clients and is fundamental to the way we operate. As a client, if there is any matter you wish to discuss you can contact your engagement partner by telephone or email or can arrange a meeting either at our offices or at your own premises.

Sully and Co Accountants

The two partners are John Hale and Sally Cartledge, both of whom are Chartered Accountants and Chartered Tax Advisers. Between them they have many years’ experience both in practice and in the wider business world and over a long period have involved themselves in serving their local communities. This experience enables them to have an in depth understanding of the wide variety of issues affecting small and medium sized enterprises and to support their clients’ needs.


At Sully & Co we provide a wide range of services to meet your business and personal needs. Listed below are some of the services we can offer. We would be happy to discuss with you any other aspects where we may be of assistance.


  • Preparation of annual accounts
  • Bookkeeping services
  • Management accounts preparation
  • Support for clients with Sage software


  • Self assessment tax returns
  • Corporation tax computations and returns
  • Operation of payrolls and advising on PAYE and NI.
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns and VAT related advice
  • Preparation of CIS returns for contractors and advising on specific CIS issues

Other Services

  • Budgets, forecasts, cash flows and preparation of business plans
  • Advising on structure for business start ups and strategies for growth
  • Advice on employment matters
  • Assistance with Auto Enrolment work place pensions
  • Exit strategies and succession planning
  • Company secretarial work and dealing with statutory documentation
  • IHT and will planning
  • Negotiating finance

Other Sectors

  • Charity accounts
  • PCC’s
  • Clubs and community associations
  • Trusts and estates


  • We are happy to work with our clients to assist in any way in the development of their businesses
  • We can liaise with independent financial advisers to assist with investment and pension planning
  • We offer a fee protection insurance service to cover the cost of HMRC enquiries
  • Trusts and estates


We are pleased to offer an initial consultation free of charge and without obligation during which we aim to assess your business requirements and introduce our services.

18-22 Angel Crescent

Tel: 44 (0) 1278 423461

Fax: 44 (0) 1278 445640

Email: enquiries@sullyco.co.uk