We provide individuals and businesses with sound, tailored advice. We enjoy a prime location in central Cambridge meaning we are accessible and able to serve those throughout East Anglia and beyond.
Established originally as ‘Stanes Rand’ in 2001, we are proud of our reputation as a trusted firm of accountants in Cambridge.
We aim to provide businesses and individuals with an exceptional service, forming long-term working relationships valued by all parties.
November 15, 2018
Finance (No.3) Bill published
As expected, the government published Finance (No.3) Bill on Wednesday, 7 November 2018. The Bill is ... read more
November 15, 2018
Directors’ loans – tax consequences for your company
There are tax consequences for both companies and directors relating to the issue of director’s ... read more
November 15, 2018
Directors’ loans - tax consequences for the director
An overdrawn director's loan account is created when a director (or other close family members) ... read more
Craig Lockley has provided us with a first rate service. He has been generous with his time and always approachable when we have queries. He listens to our concerns, is patient in guiding us through the sometimes minefield of the financial side of our business and is rigorous in his attention to detail. At all times he has provided guidance and sound advice; his service has been invaluable and we have felt reassured that the best interests of our business have been central to his dealings. We have total confidence in Craig and would have no hesitation in recommending him to other businesses looking for someone trustworthy, reliable and highly competent.
“I have used Thompson Taraz Rand for a number of years for both the company, and my private tax planning, and have found the level of advice, and professionalism displayed by the whole team is excellent. I would wholeheartedly recommend them to any company, or individual, large or small.”
“Thompson Taraz Rand were a great help to me setting up a new business consultancy. The discussion and challenge before we started helped clarify our objectives, and the support through the first year meant we could concentrate on building business with clients.”
“When I set up my company in 2012, Andrew Rand was the only accountant to clearly explain how my business would work and how he could help me. Thompson Taraz Rand have been instrumental in my business growth with their continuous help and advice; I am not sure how I would have done it without them. In fact, we are so impressed that my husbands’ company has also moved over to Thompson Taraz Rand.”
“It’s been a tremendous help to our business having the Thompson Taraz Rand team beside us, providing their invaluable assistance in accounting & taxation matters throughout our journey of growth in retail. Laura Carter is always approachable, honest & constructive with a warm and friendly manner in business. Without question, an asset for our future.”
“Alison Hair has the patience of a Saint and is always exceptionally helpful. On the rare occasions that she cannot answer my query she will go to great lengths to research the answer and get back to me in a very timely manner.”
“We are very pleased with the professional work Simon Tu has done for our company – with accuracy and to strict deadlines. Simon’s good advice, experience & effective communication makes our account management easier and smoother. Our company appreciates Simons’ ‘can do’ attitude – he always tries his best to answer questions relating to accounting, tax issues, PAYE etc. Even if we have questions which are outside Simon’s scope of work, he will process these immediately utilising the right people to ensure they are answered.”
“Alison Hair is a breath of fresh air in the accountancy field having a wonderful friendly personality coupled with the height of efficiency. Alison can always be relied upon to respond quickly to telephone calls and emails with an answer to almost any aspect of our business affairs. Brilliant – I would recommend her to anyone.”
“The help of Thompson Taraz Rand allows me to be confident that as a Group we are ensuring we avoid any unnecessary costs or complications in connection with our affairs. The personalised, flexible assistance offered by this company is a unique quality which we have not encountered in other firms who have worked with our Group over the last 20 years.”