Ivan Shannon Co


Ivan Shannon & Company was originally founded in 1992 in Saintfield but later moved to Ballynahinch.

Ivan Shannon FCA is the sole proprietor of the firm. His daughter Laura Craig ACA joined the firm in 2013 after completing her training at one of the big four firms in Belfast. We specialise in working with small businesses and have established a wide client base within the local business community.

At Ivan Shannon & Co we provide an all round accounting service for you and your business. Due to the family approach we have strong client relationships and our commitment and comprehensive service allows you to focus on running your business.


The first step is to schedule an introductory meeting so we can learn what your specific needs are and then share options on how we can help you.

We can provide you with business start-up and structure advice and the processes that need to be carried out to get you set up with HMRC and Companies House. We look forward to meeting you.


  • Accounts preparation for sole traders, charities, partnerships and limited companies
  • Bookkeeping services
  • Advise on your bookkeeping process and efficiency tips
  • Supporting clients with their cloud-based accounting solutions (Quickbooks / Sage / Xero)


  • We can take care of getting you registered as an employer with HMRC
  • Provide weekly or monthly payslips – Maternity pay, Sick pay, holiday pay etc
  • Submit weekly or monthly returns to HMRC
  • Submit monthly CIS submissions to HMRC
  • Set up and submit pension contributions as well as completing annual pension declarations


  • Personal Tax: Submit personal returns to HMRC for company directors, partnerships and those who are self employed
  • VAT: Registration, preparing and submitting quarterly VAT returns in line with MTD
  • Corporation Tax: Submit company tax returns to HMRC and Companies House and file annual declaration statements to Companies House
  • Other: We can offer assistance with Capital Gains tax, tax planning and we will assist you with any tax investigations