We've picked a selection of links to other sites that we hope you will find useful as an information resource.
Some of the sites were included because we have links with that organisation. Some were chosen because we anticipate that many of our own website visitors would be interested. Many are used by the Parkes team on a regular basis. And some we just think are nice sites.
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) website. Includes member services, resources, training and qualification details and more
AccountingWeb hosts a huge virtual community for accountants and accounting professionals. The site includes everything from useful content (some free, some pay to view) to humour
AdviserPlus Business Solutions is a human resources, tax and health & safety solutions specialist and web content provider. Parkes enjoys a close working relationship with AdviserPlus
Find out what local Chambers of Commerce are doing for British business. The website includes latest news and information
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business and the only global provider to specialise in providing information, software and services to tax and accounting professionals in business and practice. Distributors of CCH Business Focus
The Federation of Small Businesses is the voice of small business in the UK, lobbying on their behalf and providing a forum for debate and information exchange
HM Revenue & Customs - a huge website and source of information on tax and VAT matters
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales website. Training, resources, member services and more
The authoritative source for information about what the weather may or may not be like tomorrow. Do those five day forecasts tend towards optimism?
Up-to-date real-time wave height, wind direction and other sea state data for the British Isles. Useful for sailors, surfers, oceanographers and the terminally bored-at-work, almost totally useless for everyone else...
The official web site of the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The site is deceptively large and, with some searching, contains pretty much every piece of data that is produced by the ONS. An excellent resource
Tax Planner Interactive - produced and maintained by Parkes, published by Bloomsbury Professional
What about your site?
If you know of a site that you find useful, and think that our visitors will as well, please let us know. Maybe your own site has something to offer. Send us the URL and we'll check it out - if we agree, we'll add it to our list. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Web sites listed here are suggested for information purposes only and their content, quality, and availability cannot be guaranteed by Parkes. Users visiting any of the above sites and acting on any of the material available from them do so entirely at their own risk