Below is a list of our current affiliations.
Professional staff are members of: ICAEW, ACCA, CIOT, AAT, ATT and the Chartered Institute of Arbirators.
ICAEW - Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
As ICAEW Chartered accountants, we:
- are committed to keep our knowledge and training up to date
- hold ICAEW Practising Certificate and Professional Indemnity insurance
- are subject to review by the ICAEW Practice Assurance scheme, which demonstrates our commitment to quality assurance, upholding and developing the highest professional standards.
McBrides’ partners also belong to the ICAEW Special Interest Group for Solicitors, reflecting our particular expertise and focus on services for law firms as well at the tax, IT and Corporate Finance faculties.
ICAEW - Business Advice Service
As a member of the Institute’s BAS scheme, we help with a whole range of issues including: how to grow a business, securing loans, capital and finance, keeping staff and creating new jobs, meeting tax and regulatory requirements, planning for long-term sustainable growth, accounting records and software performance measurement.
Kent Corporate Finance Alliance
McBrides is a founder member of the Kent Corporate Finance Alliance (KCFA).
The KCFA is a unique independent alliance of specialist professional service firms including accountants, lawyers, lead advisors, private equity providers and international banks. Its members are at the forefront of an ever-changing M&A industry and work collaboratively to establish Kent as the premier source of the highest-quality, reasonably priced, transactional advice in the South East.
KCFA member firms are passionate about the services they provide and assisting entrepreneurs and management teams to grow their businesses.
UK Trade and Industry
We are a recommended accounting firm on the Government’s UK Trade and Industry (UKTI) advisory network for Inward Investors, supporting overseas businesses looking to establish or expand in the UK.
Kent Law Society
McBrides is delighted to support the Kent Law Society with its work keeping members informed on relevant tax and accountancy matters and celebrating their outstanding achievements.