Andrew Yaras & Co
Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors

2 Fishpool Street, St Albans, Herts AL3 4RT, UK
Tel:  +44 (0)1727 862 317,  Mob:  +44 (0)7967 645 601
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As a Big Four trained Chartered Accountant and tax specialist I established my own practice Andrew Yaras & Co 20 years ago to work with small to medium sized businesses.

Having previously worked in industry, I also carry out diverse interim finance and tax consultancy roles with leading multi national groups and these have included Allied International, LeasePlan, Specsavers, Lex/RAC, FirstGroup, Diageo, Conoco/DuPont, PwC - Interim Management.

Therefore, I have a rare mix of skills & experience for all sizes of business.


My practice can efficiently and cost effectively provide all accountancy and taxation services.

 - Andrew Yaras, Accountant in St Albans, Herts, UK -

Andrew Yaras BA FCA

Chartered Accountant in
 St Albans, Herts, UK


Specialist areas

  • With my extensive tax expertise I am highly effective in business and personal tax planning and mitigation, including international tax.

  • I will carry out a tax health check to advise on all tax saving opportunities.

  • I am expert in all accounting areas and systems.

  • My bespoke financial reporting package ensures speedy and simple preparation of company accounts.


  • My practice clients include a wide range of SME businesses, including, nursing homes, employment agency, night clubs, pubs, restaurants, dentists, doctors, contractors and charities.

  • Businesses include companies, partnerships, sole traders, contractors and self employed individuals & businesses.

  • Turnover sizes range from £3m to £10k located across the London, Herts and Beds areas.

Value for money

  • My firm has provided phenomenal value for money in many cases i.e. previous fees were reduced from £4k to a cost effective £1.5k with tax savings significantly increased.  I can't promise this in all cases but I will do my best!

  • I pride myself in providing a practical, hands-on and friendly approach to all my clients.

  • I always endeavour to find a simple and cost effective solution to situations to provide the best value for money.

  • I have a low cost base in central St Albans, close to the Cathedral.


Experienced            Effective            Efficient





Company formations

Annual accounts preparation and Companies House filing

Accounting & bookkeeping services – Sage/TAS/QuickBooks/Excel

On line accounting

Company secretarial services

Payroll services

Tax returns – Corporation Tax/PAYE/P11d/VAT

Management accounts

Budgets, forecasts, business plans

IT advice

Non audit company services fees range from £500 to £1,500 pa

Statutory audits
Registered to carry on audit work in the UK and Ireland by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Audit registration details can be viewed at



Advice on all corporate and personal tax areas

Corporation tax, PAYE, NIC, VAT, income tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax, trusts

Tax health check - thorough tax mitigation review. Avoiding tax traps

Annual returns and online filing (VAT, PAYE, Corporation Tax, Self Assessment)

Capital allowances, R&D claims

VAT returns, planning & advice

PAYE & NIC returns, avoiding the pitfalls

Personal service companies and advice on IR35

Personal tax - self assessment returns

Inheritance tax and estate planning


Care home fees

International tax, offshore planning, company/trust formation & administration

Self employed, sole traders, partnerships

Advice on business start ups, company vs non company

Ongoing accounts preparation, annual accounts

Online accounting

Tax planning and returns

Property owners

Capital gains tax advice and planning

Private residence relief reviews and claims

Rental accounts for self assessment returns

Corporate property planning and structures





Andrew Yaras & Co
Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors
2 Fishpool Street
St Albans
United Kingdom


Telephone: +44 (0)1727 862 317
Mobile: +44 (0)7967 645 601


Email Andrew Yaras




Location map



Nearby train stations

St Albans Abbey  0.46 miles

St Albans City  0.81 miles

Car parking

Visitor street parking is available just outside.

Nearest landmark

St Albans Cathedral
 75 yards

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