As a new or prospective business owner there are many issues that have to be dealt with. Our knowledge and ability enables us to provide a fully pro-active advice service, helping to alleviate your worries and leaving you free to grow your business.

We are here to help you solve the following issues:

  • Choosing the correct trading vehicle – Limited company, LLP, partnership, sole trader. This typically involves an assessment of:
    • comparison of corporation tax against income tax
    • using of trading losses
    • acquisition of goodwill and other intellectual property
    • use R&D tax credits and other government reliefs
    • advice on income extraction including the mix of salary and dividends
  • Advice on bank funding, cash flow and profit forecasts etc
  • Available grant funding and advice on presentation to relevant bodies
  • Advice on best software packages, bookkeeping issues etc
  • Arranging and advising on PAYE and payroll
  • Arranging and advising on VAT, including cash accounting and flat rate schemes
  • Banking arrangements


About us  

Our director-led service is supported by the expertise of our highly skilled staff. We believe that our reputation for technical excellence is one of the main reasons for the company’s continued growth. 

Since the 1960’s we have been looking after the financial needs of our diverse database of clients. The practice of today evolved from two long-established firms originating in Coventry (Luckmans) and Kenilworth (Duckett Parker) merging in 2000.

Our vision in 2000 was to combine the directors' expertise to the greatest advantage for you – our client. That ethos still holds true and has enabled us to build a relationship with our clients that lasts.


Registered to carry out audit work in the UK and Ireland and regulated for a range of investment business activities by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Contact us

LDP Luckmans
1110 Elliott Court, Coventry Business Park
Herald Avenue

+44 (0) 24 7662 7200