Accountants in LeedsCloud Accountants Based in Leeds City Centre
Leeds is one of the core cities forming part of the Northern Powerhouse. With great rail links to Manchester and London and a thriving economy, Leeds is the ideal city for Accounts Lab to situate their head office.
Leeds has the most diverse economy in the UK and has the fastest rate of private sector jobs growth of any UK city. Financial services have grown exponentially in recent years – the city’s total output from finance increased by 40 per cent between 2014 and 2017. Outside of London, Leeds is the dominant legal centre in the UK with around 150 law firms operating in the the city, employing almost 7,000 people.
The digital industry in Leeds is huge and now accounts for £688 million of the city’s overall Gross Value Added (GVA) – there are over 3,500 digital and tech businesses calling this city home. Accounts Lab have carved a particular niche in Leeds as a first class provider of accounting and tax solutions to digital businesses. The city is also home to a number of tech giants such as Sky Betting & Gaming, LexisNexis and Jet2.com.
Leeds has also become a hub for tech startups, with hundreds establishing themselves every year. It helps that Leeds can lay claim to two of the country’s best universities in Leeds Beckett and The University of Leeds – both having their own startup incubators.
The popular Startups Secrets podcast is recorded in Leeds, hosted by local entrepreneur Sebastian Francis in association with Accounts Lab.
Accounts Lab provides a modern cloud accountancy service to Leeds businesses. We can often be found meeting clients in and around the city centre, putting on lectures, workshops and keeping businesses up to date on the latest tax changes.