Construction Accounting

Construction accounting is more complex than regular accounting, and we can help you take care of the nuances to ensure you stay on top of your cash flow and financial reports.

With Ratiobox, you can access specialist construction accounting software experts. 

All advice and services are tailored to your sector and unique business needs. We take a hands-on, practical approach to make your finances as straightforward as possible. 

Looking to set up a construction business in the UK? We can help lay strong foundations to ensure your business is in a prime position for healthy growth from the get-go. 

Get your accounting organised today with Ratiobox. Contact us to find out more about our services and how we can help you save time and money. 

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What Ratiobox Do:

Construction Accounting

From Purchase Order systems to job costing, hires and day-to-day bookkeeping, we can take care of all the complex processes that come with accounting in a construction business.

We’ll record all your construction expenses and help calculate all your project costs, from material and labour to consultancy and architectural fees.

We help businesses meet their financial obligations whilst maximising cost and tax efficiency. Presenting regular reports will also enable better planning and decisions.

Construction Bookkeeping

We streamline the reports to help you know at a glance whether you’re breaking even or making a profit or loss. By allocating costs to specific jobs, you can easily monitor performance and drive efficiency on each job.

Construction Payroll Services

If you’ve got contractors on your books, we can take care of their payroll. Essentially, we can free up your time and resources to ensure you’re able to focus on the construction projects at hand. Meet your deadlines and secure those all-important future contracts, without worrying about financial administration.

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Who We Work With?

From sole traders to businesses with multi-million-pound turnovers, we provide outsourced accounts services to construction clients of all sizes across the UK.

Our Process

  • Book a 15-minute consultation
  • Choose your services
  • Choose your accounting method
  • Discuss your software options
  • Get a quote

The team at Ratiobox will help you choose the right type of accounting for your construction business. We work with the motion of your business, meaning if you need to scale up or down at any time, we’ll change our services to suit.

Why Choose Ratiobox?

  • Industry-specific expertise
  • Dedicated account manager
  • Maximise business tax allowances
  • Prioritise accuracy to ensure compliance
  • Cloud-based software gives you access
  • anytime, anywhere
  • Smoother, streamlined workflow
  • Prompt client response
  • Access to highly qualified and skilled accountants
  • Xero certified advisor
  • Top-rated on Trustpilot

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Who Are Ratiobox?

We offer comprehensive bookkeeping and accounting services for SMEs across East England, the Midlands and London. We provide guaranteed compliance with the latest financial regulations and work closely with you to create a bespoke solution that works for your accounting business.

We hire professional bookkeepers with a wealth of industry-specific expertise. Our team can seamlessly handle your monthly bookkeeping along with a wide range of Accounting Services, including Payroll, Outsourced Finance Director Services, Outsourced Management Accountants and VAT Returns.

We work with companies across a range of industries, including charities, construction companies and property developers. We provide accounting specialists for a wide range of sectors.

Frequently Asked Questions

We work as part of your extended team. You’re in control, we simply act on your behalf, only completing the tasks that you specify. If you want to scale our services up or down, you can do so easily. Our services are completely tailored to your business, putting you in control.
We offer our shared accounting services to construction businesses across the UK.
There are lots of nuances when it comes to accounting for construction. Most companies choose either cash-basis or accrual. We’ll talk you through the different methods and advise on the best one for your business. If you need assistance with choosing a suitable software, we can help with that too.
Construction accounting is a specialist form of bookkeeping and accounting. It's designed to help contractors track each job. Costs are allotted to particular contracts. Each construction project requires a separate activity to be set up in your accounting system. Costs are allotted to the project as they are incurred. We’ll accurately record all your direct and indirect costs, making sure nothing is left out.