About Us


We are a small and approachable accountancy firm based in Northamptonshire that have been trading since June 2017. Meet us Paul Connolly FCCA, Gina Lay AAT and Caroline Bailey Assistant Accountant. We pride ourselves on our ability to meet the individual needs of our clients.

Paul Connolly is the director and founder of The Tax Shop Group and fully qualified under the ACCA, Paul has worked in many settings with a range of knowledge in different industries as well as tutoring university students accountancy. Gina is fully qualified under the AAT and has experience in all sectors of accountancy. Caroline is currently training to gain CFAB (certificate in accountancy, finance and business) with ICAEW, Caroline started with company in September 2021 after working six and half years at a different local accountancy firm. Caroline has experience in all sectors of accountancy and is your first point of contact so come and say hello.


Dear Paul,
You have a great staff…. she provided a excellent service to us. Really appreciated for her great help. We are happy to using your service.  Thank you very much.
Best regards.

Paul’s the man you need, when you really don’t have a clue. Can’t praise his expertise enough.

James Collyer – First4learning facebook.com

Absolutely can recommend. Paul is just what every business, sole trader, C.I.C., charity or whatever needs. He always explains everything in a very easy to understand format, which I need. He is always on hand to offer his unique insights and advice in a potentially treacherous minefield.

Garry Connor – Diversiti UK facebook.com

Professional service, and goes out of his way to solve your accounting issues.

John Clarke – Daily Bread Wholefood Cooperative facebook.com


Our mission is to grow with our clients ensuring we are always giving the best possible service and commitment.


We want to continue to grow further over the next couple of years, bringing in more team members so we can up the amount of services we provide.


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