Your tax and finance mentor

Accountants in Cornwall and Birmingham

A family firm

Our advice isn’t just built on an in-depth knowledge of tax and accounting but also on real-world experience running and working for SMEs.

We’re led by a close-knit father and son team across two offices, one in Birmingham and one on the Cornish coast, in Falmouth.

Between them, Tom and Ian have experience of supporting businesses in most sectors, from tech startups to dentists, and enjoy helping small businesses across the UK achieve their full potential.

Briants family firm

What we can do for you

From core accountancy services such as tax returns to grown-up strategic advice built on practical experience, Briants offers reliable support to take the complexity out of handling your personal or business finances.

Business services

Outsourced bookkeeping and payroll, VAT registration and returns, corporate tax, audit, advice and more.

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Personal services

All the tax advice and services an individual could need from estate planning to self-assessment tax returns.

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Sectors we know best

Over the years, we’ve built up particular experience in working with some specific types of business. Up in Birmingham, Ian knows recruitment, retail and startups, both as an accountant and on the front line. Down in Cornwall, Tom has gained a reputation for his work with dentists and agricultural businesses over the course of a 50-year career.

Dental practices

Briants is proud to be a member of the National Association of Dental Accountants and Lawyers (NASDAL).


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From Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) returns to support with project payroll, we really know the building industry.


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And more

If you’re in retail, eCommerce, manufacturing or farming, we have a tax specialist who knows your sector inside out.


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What people say

The business owner-operators and individuals who’ve trusted Briants with their accounts over the years haven’t regretted the decision, as these testimonials prove. We’ve helped them pay less tax, find opportunities to grow and make sure they and their families get the maximum benefit from the effort they put into their work.

“I always find Ian and the team at Briants very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. I have no hesitation in recommending their services.”

Vision Money Ltd

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Let’s work together

Whatever accountancy support you or your business needs, Briants can help. Look into what we can do for you and, whenever you're ready, get in touch to talk about how we can tailor our service around you.