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Looking only at historical data is a thing of the past here at MCA! We pride ourselves on being proactive accountants in Berkshire & Hampshire that help businesses look forward and reach for the stars by providing real-time information, planning and accountability.
We can take care of every aspect of your accounting and tax needs from bookkeeping, payroll, accounts, personal tax returns and more. We also offer business development and growth services for local businesses in the Berkshire & Hampshire area to help make your dreams a reality.
We know that every business is different! That’s why for some of our services we offer 3 options, so you can choose the level of support that you desire based on your business and your budget. To find out more about the services we offer, visit Our Services page.
Don’t just take our word for it, listen to what some of our clients have to say!
Phil Sayers at Proten Sales Development explains why he chose us to support his business.
Compliance & legally required traditional accounting services are all covered as standard with Melanie Curtis Accountants.
The power of knowing how you're doing real-time. Have the chance to take action & get the best results!
Looking forward & planning the future of how you want your business to be. Taking action to achieve your goals!
What some of our amazing clients have said about us.
"Into a third year and VERY happy. This is now my third year with Melanie Curtis Accountants and couldn't ask for better support and information during these difficult times. Before, during, and as we emerge out out the other side of this pandemic, my business has received completely uninterrupted and high quality service as always. Melanie Curtis Accountants are the best. "
"I have been with Mel and her team now for almost 3 years - I wish I had know about you all WAY sooner in my career as I would have used you all along. I've had some very bad experiences in the past and have paid a lot of money to companies who just left...
"Fast to reply to email and queries. Friendly and very helpful."
"New COVID policy for drop-off and collection of accounts worked very well. Remote communication of accounts queries worked very well. All staff kind and friendly."
"Jillian asked all the right questions and dealt efficiently with the replies to get the Return completed in good time."
"Great at making life easier. Professional to a tee. Thank you. Keep up the great work."
We are members of the ACCA (Chartered Certified Accountants), are Panalitix Business Advisors, a Bronze Partner of Xero and are Certified ProAdvisors for Quickbooks.
Mel’s role involves speaking with existing and new clients by talking them through their numbers as well as helping them grow better and more profitable businesses. Mel does this in a variety of ways including accounts review meetings, coaching and accountability sessions, Business Energisers and by running educational webinars and events. Mel’s role is also to direct the business and to ensure that it is achieving its goals. For this to happen, Mel ensures that her team are supported, have the direction and training that they need and are motivated and happy within their roles to deliver to MCA’s clients the promises that Mel makes to them.
Outside of work, Mel loves spending time with her children and her new baby grandson. She enjoys discovering new places to visit, eating out and shopping. Mel also really loves spending time in the garden and having a go at growing roses and her own vegetables!
Speaking to new and existing clients, spending time running strategy sessions with our coaching clients, doing final reviews on accounts and helping the team.
Helping business owners to have less stress, more free time and more money by running better and more profitable businesses. I love hearing about clients' plans for their businesses and helping them to move from dream to reality!
Spending time with family and friends, eating out, shopping and travelling to new places.
I have a baby granchild called Jacob!
That is a difficult one! I love Mexican food and so I think I'd have to say chicken enchiladas with homemade guacamole and lots of chilli!
My children plus Jacob (he's only little so he doesn't count in the 3 haha!)
This sounds really sad but I'd say Good Morning Britain.
Coffee 100% - I hate tea!
Ashley’s job involves reviewing year end accounts, personal tax returns and management accounts, overseeing the personal tax workflow and taking sign-off meetings with clients.
Outside of work, Ashley enjoys playing football and golf and socialising in general. He even runs his own football team!
We start the day with a team meeting but other than that no two days are ever the same. Over the course of the day I carry out various tasks from: reviewing accounts or tax returns, having meetings with clients, helping out other team members and helping out clients wherever possible!
Helping out clients to overcome issues, help them operate in a tax efficient manner and generally help them realise and achieve their goals.
Outside of work I enjoy playing/watching football and playing golf whenever possible.
Most people hate snakes or spiders but I hate chickens!
A football, my golf clubs (you can never get enough practice) and probably some food.
Only Fools and Horses.
Megan’s job includes managing the marketing strategy for MCA across all marketing activities including newsletters, SEO and paid media as well as being the first port of call for all new enquiries.
Outside of work, Megan loves eating and making food! In particular, she loves cooking Indian and Mexican food and is always wanting to try new cocktail bars and restaurants – Dishoom is one of Megan’s favourite restaurants! After lockdown in 2020 she really got into baking and now loves the challenge of making cakes.
I've worked at MCA in the past but only recently joined as a Marketing Manager.
No day is the same really as cliché as that sounds! I could be uploading blog posts to the website, writing the newsletter, analysing data from Google Analytics, helping with the strategy for our advertising and SEO, helping create paid ads and more.
The vast variety of tasks that I get to be involved in. In marketing nothing stays the same and it's all a learning curve, so I love to continously learn new ways of doing things.
I absolutely love food! I love baking and cooking at home but I also love going out for dinner. I'm always on the look out for new recipes and cuisines to try!
I'm initially quite a quiet person but once someone gets to know me I'm very talkative - my sister and boyfriend can vouch for that!
This is really difficult... can I have two? Either rump steak with skinny fries, blue cheese sauce and buttered veg or fully loaded nachos with guacamole, sour cream, corn, lime, cheese and chorizo - can you tell I love food?!
My kindle, my boyfriend and a BBQ (don't tell Vicky I stole her idea!).
I don't really watch much TV but I loved Million Pound Menu on Channel 4 which was presented by Fred from First Dates.
Aurea’s role involves preparing accounts and assisting the team with any queries that they have.When Aurea isn’t at work she loves biking!
About a year and a half.
Accountant & Accounts Team Leader.
Mostly just doing accounts for the day but sometimes assisting my team.
I have the independence of how I will work on the accounts but still following the standards. Also, I have the capacity to guide and help my teammates and teach them the things I know.
I am a foodie, so I love trying new food from different stores.
That I am independent and strong about my beliefs and eager on achieving my goals.
Gaming gadget, snacks and water.
None at the moment.
Cariss’ job includes preparing accounts and when she isn’t working, Cariss loves spending time with her daughter and watching Korean dramas.
Around three months.
I work as an Accountant.
My day starts with checking my emails. Then we have our team meeting where we discuss our work for the day. After the meeting, I prepare accounts and sometimes prepare personal tax returns.
Preparing the financial statements or accounts for clients. As an Accountant, a reconciled trial balance gives me a feeling of satisfaction!
I love spending time with my family, especially with my 3 year old daughter. I also like watching Korean dramas and swimming.
I still watch Spongebob Squarepants! And I really love grocery shopping. I do it once or twice a week and I consider it as 'me' time - please don't call me boring haha!
Chicken adobo - my favourite!
The Big Bang Theory. I'm still replaying their video clips! And Young Sheldon - I can't get enough of it!
Coffee of course - can't start a day without it!
Jhoana’s role involves completing bookkeeping and VAT returns as well as preparing accounts. Outside of work, Jhoana likes to play badminton, read books, listen to music, play games and eat at restaurants.
2 years and 2 months.
Spending the majority of the work day analysing, collecting, compiling and evaluating financial data. Just numbers!
Having a better understanding of finances and a lot of opportunities for advancement.
I like to read books while hanging out at any coffee place and play badminton and computer games.
I am a BTS fan (Army).
Hamburger and fries!
BTS album, gaming console and my phone.
Run BTS (Korean variety show).
Danelle’s job includes preparing VAT returns, bookkeeping and accounts as well as other ad hoc tasks.
When Danelle isn’t working she loves drawing and calligraphy, playing music, watching action and horror movies and eating chocolate! She also loves going to theme parks and riding huge rollercoasters whenever she can.
Close to 2 years!
I'm a Bookkeeper and an Accountant.
I do VAT returns, bookkeeping, management reports, year-end accounts and other ad-hoc tasks.
I get to deal with different clients and grow professionally.
I love exploring music and art - sketching Angelina Jolie in different angles!
I painted a copy of Edvard Munch's 'Der Schrei der Natur'.
Rice and sweet ham with rich chocolate!
Knife, waterproof floating sleeping bag filled with vegetable seeds and solar-powered karaoke!
Marjorrie’s role involves preparing accounts and completing bookkeeping and VAT returns. Outside of work, Marjorrie loves watching Korean dramas and movies, playing games and online shopping!
I’m an Accountant.
I do year-end accounts for clients, bank reconciliations, bookkeeping, VAT returns and other ad-hoc tasks.
I like the close collaboration with my team as we support one another to grow professionally and they encourage and motivate me to strive higher!
I love watching Korean Dramas and buying random things online.
I have very small hands and feet like a kid despite my height!
A tent, knife, and a fishing net.
Running Man! (Longest Variety Show in Korea).
Sharina’s job includes preparing bookkeeping and VAT returns. When she isn’t working, Sharina loves practicing her graphic design and managing her online shop.
I am a Bookkeeper, responsible for bookkeeping and VAT return submissions.
A typical day in my role includes analysing and recording clients' business transactions and creating reports.
The MCA team. I am grateful I am part of an organisation that has a positive working environment and goal-driven people!
I take care of my dog Kiwi and watch Korean dramas.
I love Beauty Pageant!
A fire lighter, water filter and a camera.
A Korean Drama - Start Up.
Coffee, of course!
Trevor is an experienced Accountant with 20+ years’ experience, he has held roles in both Practice and Industry. He has loved being in finance and helping clients/customers throughout his career.
Trevor’s current work includes review of statutory accounts, preparation of accounts for Limited companies , Sole Traders and Partnerships and management of client relationships at MCA.
Outside of work Trevor is a Cat lover and enjoys looking after his four cats. He loves travel and has particularly enjoyed holidays in the Caribbean. A lot of Trevor’s evening are spent playing board games with his wife from his varied collection , Chess still being the most favourite!
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