About us

Whittles was established in 1991 and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016. It has grown to a four partner firm with twenty staff. As Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors we advise about one thousand clients. Our clients consist of small and medium sized businesses/organisations, trusts, charities and personal clients based mainly in Essex and Suffolk but with others spread nationwide. We offer a full range of services to satisfy the needs of our clients from two offices, in Colchester and West Mersea. Our strength is derived from the partners and senior staff having regular contact with our clients, keeping ourselves up to date with a commitment to regular monthly training seminars and using the best in modern office technology.


Our Promise

The partners promise to be accessible to clients and expect those who work with Whittles to adhere to the same principle;
Correspondence and telephone calls are dealt with or acknowledged in a timely manner;
We are clear and accountable on costs at every stage;
We work with a standard of excellence and integrity in mind at all times, always remembering the significance of a matter to our clients;
We recognise the importance of the community in which we all work and live and will endeavour to support local good causes with our expertise, encouragement and funding as appropriate.

Our Clients

We have a wide range of clients which span the following areas:
•    Owner managed companies
•    Sole traders and partnerships
•    Charities and other not-for-profit organisations
•    Pension schemes
•    FCA regulated organisations

Our Work

We advise businesses and private individuals on a full range of services. Where we do not have the necessary experience or expertise, we will know someone who has. We have established a strong network of other professional advisers to whom to entrust our clients.

Terms of Business

All work is carried out under our standard Terms of Business except where changes are expressly agreed in writing.