Duncan Toplis

Established in 1925, Duncan & Toplis is one of the largest independent firms of Chartered Accountants. Based in the East Midlands, it has 11 offices, with Sleaford and Boston providing the main specialist medical advice. Sandra Clements, who is based in the Sleaford office, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987, and has been working with the medical sector since that date. She has built up a background knowledge of GP finance over these years, and has been involved in negotiations with the local PCT in respect of PMS and GMS contracts, and other funding. Sandra and her colleagues can offer a full range of personalised accounting services including benchmarking, forecasting, cashflow and drawings projections, plus assistance with bookkeeping and VAT services on a range of computer packages. Sandra has also worked closely with the PCT on the operation of the GP superannuation certificates and payment of contributions. Both offices offer a full range of taxation services, advice on expenses claims, planning for retirement, surgery owners hip etc operated by specialist dedicated teams who aim to give a prompt response to any queries.