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Shapcotts Accountants’ 35th Business Anniversary

Today, Shapcotts Accountants are proud to celebrate 35 years in business. We have been advising and supporting businesses, both locally and nationally, since 30 July 1984. It was founded by Melvin Shapcott FCA, the day after his daughter was born, working from the kitchen table. Since then Shapcotts Accountants has expanded to 20 employees and […]

Read more July 30th, 2019

Our New Smartphone App

Shapcotts Accountants are proud to announce the release of our new smartphone app. The app is available on both iTunes and the Google Play store, please find links at the end of the article. The App gives you easy access to the latest news and updates for you and your business, as well as help […]

Read more May 31st, 2019

Shapcotts Accountants Welcomes Nick Parkes As Partner

It’s all about teamwork as long-standing Derby accountancy firm appoints keen sportsman as new director Derby firm Shapcotts Accountants has welcomed an experienced professional and seasoned sportsman to the helm after appointing him a director. Nick Parkes, who joined Shapcotts in the spring of 2016, brings three decades of accountancy knowledge to his role as […]

Read more January 11th, 2017

Small Business Saturday 2016

It’s nearly that time of year again. No not Christmas, Small Business Saturday! This year it will be on Saturday 3rd December, and aims to keep the trend of increasing Small Businesses’ sales. This year there are two FREE workshops and a Q & A session at the Derby Council House: “The 3 Numbers you […]

Read more October 28th, 2016

Cricket Player Goes To Bat For Shapcotts!

We’re thrilled to announce that, after more than 30 years of trading, we are still growing and this month we have welcomed an experienced new face to our senior management team. Nick Parkes, 47, brings almost 30 years of combined knowledge to his new role as our Client Manager, having specialised in many aspects of […]

Read more April 20th, 2016

Shapcotts Accountants Merge With Historic Derby Firm Blythe Squire Wilson

Shapcotts are pleased to announce they have merged with fellow Derby based Chartered Accountants Blythe Squires Wilson earlier this year. Blythe’s has a long history in Derby originally Younghusband Taft & Co in the early part of the 20th Century. The firm continued to evolve to become Arthur Blythe & Co and it was in […]

Read more June 4th, 2015