Chartered Accountants in Newton Abbot

Newton Abbot Office

Quay House, Quay Road Newton Abbot
TQ12 2BU
01626 358500

8:30am - 5pm Monday to Friday

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Accountants in Newton Abbot

Welcome to our Newton Abbot office, the flagship location of our dynamic accountancy firm. With a legacy of trust and expertise spanning 80 years, we are dedicated to supporting our clients in navigating their financial challenges with confidence.

Whether you are a business owner or an individual in need of financial guidance, our experienced team is ready to help you find the best solutions that are guaranteed to drive success and give you peace of mind every step of the way. With public parking and transport links within walking distance, our office is easily accessible to clients and visitors from all corners of town.

Contact our team of chartered accountants in Newton Abbot today to find out how we can help you.

Accountancy Services to Suit Your Business’s Needs

At Darnells Newton Abbot, we provide stress-free accounting and tax services that you can rely on. We recognise that every business is different, which is why we tailor our services to fit your specific needs.

Whether you’re seeking bespoke guidance to navigate individual financial matters or require full-scale accountancy solutions, you can trust us to deliver the expertise and support you need to help your business achieve more. From managing payroll and bookkeeping tasks to providing expert tax advisory services and conducting thorough audits, we ensure that your financial affairs are in caring and capable hands.

Meet the Partners

Introducing our partners in Newton Abbot, where you'll find friendly and experienced chartered accountants ready to handle all aspects of your accounting needs.

Louisa Lulek

Louisa Lulek


Joined the Darnells Team: 2010

Louisa’s Qualifications: FCA, CTA

Experience: Louisa started her career in accountancy as an apprentice when she was 18 years old from this she qualified as a chartered accountant and then went on to qualify at CTA at 25 years old. In 2016 Louisa qualified in Probate.

Louisa joined Darnells as Paul Beard’s PA and later in 2017 became a partner.

Hobbies: Louisa enjoys walking her dogs Harley and Cooper, they are two very playful sprocker spaniels. She has a love for animals and loves going to Pennywell farm to visit the pigs. Louisa is a keen online gamer.

Lisa Dickinson

Lisa Dickinson


Lisa Dickinson


Joined the Darnells Team: 1995

Lisa’s Qualifications: AAT when she started, ACCA qualified,  ICAEW

Experience: Lisa joined in the Summer of 1995 as an Accounts Clerk in what was the Torquay office, at the time she had one year’s practice experience. Prior to this she did an advance management programme within the banking industry but decided this wasn’t right for her and moved back from Birmingham to pursue a career in practice. Lisa was made a Partner in 2008.Lisa began her role as a accounts clerk and also support the payroll function, eventually Lisa was heading up payroll and training people, Payroll then became a fully separated function in the firm. This is often why Lisa is referred to as the Payroll Partner. Lisa also continued to develop her accounting skills and knowledge, working across all offices, support clients and attending client visits. At this time she was working as a Accounts Manager. Lisa then became PA to David Smith, who was Partner at the time before progressing to Partner herself in October 2008.

Hobbies: Family orientated, outdoor activities, paddleboarding, bikes, skiing.

Phil Raisey

Phil Raisey

Managing Partner

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What accounting services do you offer?

    At Darnells, we offer a comprehensive range of tax advice and accounting services for businesses of all shapes and sizes. Our dedicated payroll, bookkeeping and accountancy teams allow you to focus on what matters most – running and growing your business.

    Our tax advisory, audit, probate and strategic planning experts are also available for one-off projects or ongoing consultancies. With our team’s exceptional knowledge across all sectors of financial management, we ensure your business remains in optimal financial health month after month.

  • How can your accounting services benefit my business?

    Our accounting services are designed to streamline your financial processes, improve transparency and provide strategic insights to help your business grow and succeed. Our dedicated team is here to relieve your stress, handling time-sensitive matters like payroll and tax returns so you have more time to get back to doing the things you love.

  • Do you specialise in serving specific industries?

    At Darnells, we take pride in our ability to support a diverse range of industries. From hospitality and construction to wholesale and manufacturing, as well as medical and healthcare sectors, we have extensive experience working with businesses across various industries.

    Our expertise extends to supporting sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, ensuring that we cater to a wide selection of businesses and industry types. Regardless of your industry, you can count on us to provide tailored support and solutions to meet your specific business needs.

  • Can you assist with tax compliance and planning?

    Absolutely. Our team of tax experts stays up-to-date with the latest HMRC tax laws and regulations to ensure compliance and minimise penalties or fines. Our services also work to protect your rights and interests as a taxpayer, identifying opportunities for deductions, credits and incentives to drive down your tax liabilities and boost profitability.

    With decades of experience in tax and accounting and a clear and concise approach to even the most complicated tax needs, we can help you find the best solutions.