Established in 1983 we have grown from the founding partner and his secretary into a firm of over 130 colleagues, led by 13 partners across 4 offices in Darlington, Durham, York and Middlesbrough.

Our size means that we are big enough to have experts with a range of multi disciplinary skills, whilst retaining our reputation of supporting clients with personal, tailored service to meet their individual needs.

Through growing and developing our own business, we understand the challenges faced by our clients on a daily basis.

Our offering covers a range of services:

We provide audit and accountancy work for companies of all sizes, from SME’s to larger businesses. By engaging with us, we will work closely with you throughout the year to deal with any problems as they arise, which will provide you and your business peace of mind. We offer a proactive, friendly guided service that would be perfect for you and your business.

It is vital to understand where a business is heading financially, particularly in the current economic climate. It is best to plan for every circumstance, even when starting a business from scratch. We can offer valued assistance and guided knowledge on any aspect of business planning.

The Corporate Finance department here at Clive Owen, delivers clear and authoritative transaction related advice, achieving tangible results for our clients. Our team uses experience of the market place to deliver a successful solution to all involved

The team are experienced and have a proven track record of delivering successful applications for clients. This includes dealing with all aspects of the grant process, from initial expression of interest submissions to the final claim for draw down. The grant team have accumulated support of over £280 million since 2012.

From the 1 April 2022, Making Tax Digital for VAT will apply to all VAT registered businesses regardless of the level of turnover. We can help make the transition as smooth as possible.

We understand the complexities surrounding payroll, it is crucial that every business has a regulated and reliable payroll to ensure the business runs smoothly.

Research and Development is often under claimed, particularly in the North East, we have dedicated staff who will be able to look at your business and decide if it has the credentials to apply for this type of support.

As part of the Clive Owen LLP group of companies, Radius Technology Solutions can provide a host of specialist IT services for your business.

Radius are a Managed Service Provider in the IT Support field. They are partnered with many platforms to provide the best services, including Microsoft Silver Partners, Dell Enterprise Partners, HP Enterprise Partners, ESET Silver Partners to name a few.

Here are some examples of the services the team can provide:

  • Hardware – Laptops, Workstations, Servers
  • Software – Office 365, PDF Editing etc
  • Software Development – Epic Suite for Example
  • IT Support Contracts
  • Azure/Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cyber Security Products & Services
  • Cloud / Hosted Telephony (30-day contract Term)
  • Internet Connections – ADSL, Fibre & Leased Line
  • Cloud Backups – Servers, Workstations, Office 365 Data, QuickBooks & Xero
  • Network Design & Management
  • Wi-Fi Systems
  • Webhosting


Personal finances can be complex for business owners and, with such demanding work lives can prove even more challenging. We work with Evelyn an award-winning financial planning and investment company that builds on a heritage of more than 180 years.

We have a specialised tax team that provide expert knowledge on a diverse range of tax issues. In very simple terms, tax is an event driven charge and tax planning should always be undertaken in the advance of the event.

Our VFO is an outsourced solution that saves you both time and monetary resources, we help resolve any issues you may have with finance functions and ensure your business runs smoothly and efficiently.


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