Dennington Bishop Ltd
Dennington Bishop Ltd has a small but dedicated full-time team, augmented with several professional part-time staff, working as and when needed. The part-time team are vetted to ensure that they are suitably qualified to carry out the work, and that they are professional in their attitude to client's requirements and confidentiality. This level of staffing enables us to provide an excellent, efficient service with a good turn-around of work, giving timely completion of accounts and bookkeeping, delivering client satisfaction, even during our busy periods.
Michael Bishop, ACPA, MIAB, Cert Accounting (Open)
Michael is a Certified Public Accountant and Member of the International Association of Bookkeepers with over 30 years of accountancy and business experience.
Originally he starting accountancy in the late 1970's with a firm of Chartered Certified Accountants. Michael gained his experience, as was usual at the time, by working under the supervision of a qualified accountant, to gain practical experience, at the same time as studying by postal-course to gain the theoretical knowledge.
While always keeping a small accountancy practice, Michael has had various businesses of his own, so he truly understands business in the real world, having had much hands-on experience. This experience is invaluable when it comes to understanding clients requirements and concerns on the business and accountancy front. While still keeping an interest in business, Michael has dedicated the last few years to operating full-time in the accountancy field, looking after a number of clients with varied business interests.
Michael's passion is business and accountancy, and to ensure a level of service and knowledge second to none, he has kept up his professional learning to keep ahead of the ever changing legislation and standards for accounting and trade.
Michael gained a Certificate in Accounting and is also three quarters of the way through an Honours Degree in Business Studies and Accounting with the Open University. Taking this Degree level study together with regular Continued Professional Development through his Professional Body, ensures an up-to-date understanding and knowledge of business and accountancy.
Michael Bishop and Dennington Bishop Ltd are regulated by their Professional Bodies, The Association of Certified Public Accountants and the International Association of Bookkeepers. Clients can therefore have peace of mind that the work carried out on their behalf is of the required professional standard.
Julia Bishop, BSc.
Julia is Office Manager and Administrator. She has many years experience organising the administrative and office side for Michael in his accountancy practice and other businesses.
Clients can have complete confidence that their affairs are dealt with professionally and that their details and records are organised and processed correctly. This means that any statutory requirements and returns are dealt with by the due dates, as required by the various government departments, minimising any possibility of receiving late filing penalties.