BHP has a team of social enterprise focused accountants

We act for many social enterprises in a variety of sectors, including:


  • Social enterprises formed to take over NHS services previously provided by PCTs under the Right to Request Programme
  • GP consortia developing service delivery in their areas
  • Companies that provide medical services contracted by the NHS, including general practice and out of hours services


Arts & culture


Business incubation and support

Credit unions

The fully integrated service offering that we can provide includes:

Assistance during the planning and establishment stage of a new entity:

  • Clarification of the legal structure which is appropriate
  • Assistance with business plans, budgets and cash flow projections
  • Development of accounting systems and internal control procedures

Managing and mitigating the impact of tax:

  • VAT
  • Corporation Tax

Annual accounts and audit:

  • Preparation of annual accounts in statutory form
  • Annual audit of these accounts
  • Additional audit reports required by funders

Specialist advise on employee benefit packages:

  • Staff contracts and pensions
  • Staff transfers out of public sector entities under TUPE – mirroring the staff benefit packages
  • Valuation of staff benefit packages
  • Discussion with Unions
  • Tax efficient employee reward packages
  • Fully integrated service offering

BHP is a member of Social Enterprise Yorkshire and the Humber. Click here for more information.

For further details of the services we can provide to social enterprises please contact Philip Allsop or Jane Marshall on 0114 2667 171 or Dominic Staniforth on 01246 232 121.