BIZ & CO.

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Is licensed and regulated by ICPAU Registration No. AF0030 for

Everything You Need in auditing, accountancy & Taxation

Our services

BIZ & CO provides the best services for our dear customers to benefit their business/organization and get the best results. Our quality management team focusing all the time on the customer satisfaction and how to use the latest methodologies and tools to enhance our customers business and maintain the relationship between their business and customers as well for example, but not limited to

Accounting and bookkeeping

We provide services that range from writing books of account to preparing financial statements for our clients. We have introduced most of our clients to computerized accounting systems and packages such as JDE, Quick Books, Tally, Pastel and Fusion Accounts (a web based accounting system).More

Accounting services are provided as part of our Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services. BIZ & CO selects a dedicated team of accounting professionals to staff an accounting department tailored to suit the clients’ business needs. This team consists of a full-charge bookkeeper and a controller. Additional accounting staff can be added as required based on the business activity at hand.

Audit & Assurance

We provide independent audit services to a wide range of sectors in the Government, the Non-Government Organizations and the Private Sector. We conduct our audits within the framework of applicable professional standards, laws, regulations, company policies and procedures. More

Our statutory audits are carried out in accordance with International Standards on Auditing.

The following are the services that we offer under this division:Statutory audits, Procurement audits, Performance audits,Special / Investigative audits,Value for money audits,Internal audits,Information technology audits,

Taxation

Our objective is to adhere to all state tax laws in respect of VAT, PAYE, Corporation/Income tax, Customs and Excise duties. The bigger picture means that we provide peace of mind to our clients by legal use of tax knowledge in the most productive manner for client benefit. We work to make the complex understandable. We act in an advisory role to our clients that will enable them to better influence and optimize their personal and corporate wealth. We desire to make our clients more capable of making more money and saving money for business growth and development. More

Our tax services include but are not limited to: Tax planning,General advice in the direction of clearing outstanding tax affairs,Record keeping,Computing Income tax liabilities for individual companies and unincorporated businesses,Minimizing/deferring tax liabilities by identifying and applying relevant exemptions, reliefs and allowances,Preparing and filing returns to Uganda Revenue Authority (URA),Negotiating with URA on behalf of clients,Representing clients at the Tax Tribunal

Business advisory / Consultancy Services

As a professional services firm, we help organizations to solve problems, create value, maximize growth and improve the business performance of our clients.

The business advisory/consultancy division is well supported by experienced local experts and associate consultants in the fields of human resource, marketing, business strategy, IT, finance and corporate governance.

We offer a wide range of Business Advisory / Consultancy Services. These include: More

About us

BIZ & CO is a firm of business and accounting professionals duly registered with the Registrar of Companies, the Uganda Revenue Authority, the Auditor General’s Office and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU).

The firm originally started as a consultancy firm under the name BIZCONSULT in 1996. In line with ICPAU regulatory requirements, BIZ & CO was registered with ICPAU in 1999 to offer audit services. The firm has since grown to become a leading provider of accounting, auditing, taxation and business advisory /consultancy services in Sub Saharan Africa. The firm’s clients range from Large and SMEs to NGOs and Government.

In today’s complex and ever changing business environment, businesses need an accounting firm that provides more than auditing and accounting services as their business partner. With our wealth of experience, spanning over 21 years, the partners and highly qualified staff at BIZ & CO are able to provide innovative and creative business advisory services and value adding solutions to our clients that are beyond the traditional accounting and auditing services. Hence our phrase: Beyond the Conventional (BC).

VISION

Our vision is to be an accounting firm of first choice and a business partner for each of our clients

MISSION

Our mission is to provide high quality services to all our clients in the disciplines of accounting, auditing, taxation and business advisory / consultancy services whilst strictly adhering to the professional ethics of independence, objectivity and integrity.

CORE VALUES

Our core values are: Trust and Reliability. With our proven business knowledge combined with technical expertise, we are trusted and reliable financial management advisors helping organizations achieve their business goals. More

We conduct and manage our business within the framework of applicable professional standards, laws, and regulations.

We are a profitable firm that continues to meet the financial objectives of the shareholders and provide an accommodative environment for our employees amid offering innovative approaches to our clients needed to reach their business and personal financial goals.

We will maintain strong growth as a provider of high quality professional services to our clients as we also strive to consistently be perceived as a firm that is professional, trustworthy, accurate and timely in reporting and client work management.

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Our partners

Our clients

Government(Public sector)

Civil Aviation Authority

Ministry of Local Government, Local Government Development Sector Investment Program

Local Government Finance Commission, Local Government Development Sector Investment Program

Moyo District Administration (DANIDA FUNDED)

Moyo Town Council (DANIDA FUNDED)

Adjumani Town Council (DANIDA FUNDED)

Decentralization Secretariat

Local Government audit ( Kayunga District)

NGOs

Oxford University Press

World Vision International Uganda

Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE)

Sasa Kawa SG 2000

Advocate Coalition for Development and Environment.(ACODE)

Christian Children Fund Inc (CCF)

UNDP

Private Sector

Shell Kaazi

Shell Kabalagala Limited

Standard Schools Limited

Investment Masters Limited

Eurocafe- Exporter of coffee

LAGS Construction Ltd

SURVECON Associates

Ken Enterprises (1988) Ltd

Steel and Steel Ltd. A subsidiary of Sembule Steel Mills. Ernest and Young audited the books of the parent company

Idromech Engineering Ltd

Kakooza & Kawuma Advocates

Simba Tours and Travel Limited

Simba Telecom Limited

Simba Distributors Limited

Blitz Video and Ice cream

Simba Forex Bureau Limited

We are members of

ACCA global

CFA USA

CPA Uganda

Our Team

JOSEPH B. MWANJA

MBA(US) Bsc(Stat-Econ),FCCA,CPA(U)

Partner

JAMES K.B. KAMANYIRE

MBA(Oxford Brookes, UK) B.Com(MUK),FCCA,CPA(U)

Partner

ALFRED B. KABUCHU

MSC(Finance) Manchester Business school,UK,B.Stat (MUK),FCCA,CPA(U),CFA(US)

Partner

Margaret Kireeta

Quality Assurance Manager / Consultant

Arthur Jovan Niwagaba

Auditor & Consultant

Gerald Pithma

Business Consultant