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at the heart of
British Franchising

Market leading firm d&t are a multi award winning team of franchise specialist Chartered Accountants and advisors, at the heart of British Franchising.
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The UK's leading franchise specialist accountants - who do so much more than accountancy and tax for countless franchise locations.

Through our franchise network agreements, we provide franchisees with funding, accounting and so much more, based on our unique technology, and our insight into exactly how their franchise works.

An advisor who truly knows their business. #AddingValueNotNumbers 

We help franchisees succeed.

  • We can help you fund the dream. We are the leading independent franchise funding brokerage in the UK, and have relationships with the franchise teams at all leading banks and asset finance companies. We can help you where other brokers can't - and use your plan as a platform for our advice to make sure that you don't just get the money, but that you actually succeed too!

  • We know how your franchise should work. When we work with a network, we get to know the franchise. We know what costs you'll have, who you'll be dealing with, and how your location should perform. You benefit from that combined experience across the entire network - we are the advisor who truly knows exactly how your franchise business model works and how to help you.

  • We add value, not numbers. It's fairly easy to do accounts and tax correctly - most accountants do. Very few go further. But, we have the tools and data about your franchise to help you. We can work with you to make sure that you are reaching your potential; using your plan and network-wide benchmarking as a guide to how you should be doing. 

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By helping franchisees,
we help build great franchisors:

  • We give you peace of mind. Through our network accounting solutions, we help you sleep at night. Your franchisees will be reporting consistently, in real-time. There won't be different views on which system to use or how to treat something. And through our bespoke Franchise Dashboard software, only available to our network accounting franchisors, it'll be there for you at the click of a button.

  • We help you replicate best practice. By taking time to learn about your brand and how you work, we will advise the best solution for your internal headaches. We'll bring in our proprietary technology alongside the leading tools to make sure that we have the live data to see what works and what doesn't. From this, you can look at activity against results, and help your franchisees become more profitable and more satisfied.

  • We've got your back. We've been in the franchising world for 17 years, are the UK's leading franchise accountants, work with some of the biggest brands, and have heaps of credibility behind us. We'll help ensure that you are running your network effectively, and that you are represented well to funders and the wider industry.

Don't take our word for it, hear what our clients have to say...

Wanted to say you guys are the best! We started with the business plan, and after when the business started you have always been in contact, giving me the best financial advice. I recommend them for everyone but especially for new franchisees like myself. Great team!

Emil Pandrea - Cafe2U Franchisee

By partnering with d&t,
you know you're making the best decision for your business 

Business Planning

1. Business Planning

Asset Finance

2. Funding & Asset Finance


3. Accountancy & Tax

Diverse by nature

Our friendly team can often be found at Industry events all over the UK, at franchise conferences, networking events, exhibitions and even internationally within the franchising world. We're always on hand with our friendly team of experts and our barn door of our Head Office, nestled in the Wiltshire countryside, is always open. Follow us on our social channels or keep visiting the website to keep up to date with where we will be next and we'll look forward to meeting you!

Trustworthy by design

Reliable, Responsible, Accountable, Resourceful, Visible...The list goes on but ultimately what you want from a Team of Franchise Chartered Accountants is to be safe in the knowledge that we have your back! We care about those we serve and it is the reputation that we have built over the years that makes us the leading firm within the franchising world. d&t is a brand you can trust.

Explore our full list of services


Franchise Network 
Accountancy & Tax

Being across the financial health of the network means Franchisors can make decisions based on trends and steer the business in the right direction. The benefits to the franchisees and the network as a whole can be significant.

Franchise Network 

What is the current state of your Franchise Network?
If its anything other than 'Great!' we can put you back on the road to success!


Business Plan Production

Thinking of starting a business? We have the skills and resources to help you produce an effective Business Plan.


Funding & Asset Finance

Get your business moving.
We work with major banks to get your business off the ground as well as diversify existing businesses.



Free up precious time to focus on your business. Reduce the need for training in-house payroll staff and remove the expense of buying and maintaining a costly payroll system as well as minimising the chance for errors, omissions or late tax filings.

Tax Planning

Whether its Personal Tax Planning or Business Tax Planning is key to tax efficiency...reducing tax liability and increasing the ability to make contributions towards retirement plans and critical to success.


Cashflow Forecasts

Glimpse your Financial Future


R&D and Capital Allowance Claims

If you are spending on capital assets that are used for R&D activities, you could receive tax relief. Let our team of experts advise and assist you.


Profit Improvement Planning

Being across the financial health of the network means Franchisors can make decisions based on trends and steer the business in the right direction. The benefits to the franchisees and the network as a whole can be significant.


The goals of any franchise system are to achieve consistent, sustainable replication of a brand promise to consumers, and for the franchise system to be financially successful at every level. Training is a major component of achieving that.



In line with current UK legislation, d&t offer a full audit service for your business. Your audit will be conducted in a friendly and professional manner and is designed to give you peace of mind.


to Sell

Whether this is part of an Exit Strategy or whether you've decided to move on to your next venture, know that d&t will support you every step of the way.

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the UK's number one go-to for those in franchising

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