Audit in Portugal

    • Leonel graduated with a degree in Accounting (1993) and Economics (1994) and has worked in accounting and finance since then. As well as basic accounting, his considerable experience extends to Financial Analysis & Planning, group reporting, budgeting, profit centre modelling, forecasting, cash management, business development support, auditing, tax & legal compliance, supplier negotiations, KPI control, and business strategy. Leonel speaks English fluently and has Cambridge University Certificates in English (1995) and Advanced English (1996).
      Cases completed: 45
      Testimonials for Leonel
      • Kevin Cheeseman
        Kevin Cheeseman, Portugal

        Very good advice on how to manage my affairs in the most efficient way. Plus, very good knowledge of what is required to achieve that in Portugal.


        I'm very happy with Leonel's service.


        Aug 04, 2020
      • Phil Gold
        Phil Gold, Cedofeita, Porto

        I could not be more satisfied with the level of service I received from Leonel - he was great from start to finish - explaining the rules, giving me options to compare and explanations of what the variables would be, etc.


        He did lots of work in advance, which meant when I actually arrived on the ground in Portugal we were able to get my business and banking set up in one day. His preparation and follow-up saved me from an unimaginable amount of hassle. On top of all of this, he is a very nice guy, and it was a pleasure working with him.


        Leonel's fees are surprisingly low - I still think he undercharged me, which would match my impression of his overall character and commitment to providing the best experience possible. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs assistance with setting up a business in Portugal.


        Jul 27, 2020
      • Micheline Barker
        Micheline Barker, Lisbon

        Leonel had researched my topics and was up to date with his information. He listened carefully.


        Was kind and warm and put me at ease. He is reasonable with his fees and has a good level of integrity.


        Jul 21, 2020
      • Nora
        Nora, Abroad

        Leonel is absolutely professional, reliable, and friendly. He assisted me online and he was very helpful and patient.


        He answered all of my questions and provided me excellent service. I highly recommend him.


        Jun 08, 2020
      • Ricardo
        Ricardo , Portugal

        After my first communication with Leonel, I was confident that he would be an ideal agent to represent my tax and accounting needs here in Portugal.


        What I like about him most and what really stands out is his listening skills, putting me first as a person and not just an accounting book. He comes across very knowledgeable and Professionally attentive to get things sorted without an ulterior motive. What more would one need??


        Apr 22, 2020
      • Oscar Evans
        Oscar Evans, Lisbon

        As I don't speak the Portugees I have to say that Leonel have been absolutely exceptional and professional in all areas.


        Not only was he adding value to our business he also took a lot of his personal time explaining other things that have helped me and my company. I will highly recommend him to my other business partners who will open accounts in Portugal and for myself on my next ventures.


        Everything was a 5-star treatment from Leonel!


        Mar 23, 2020
      • Siamak Maleki
        Siamak Maleki, Lisbon

        Leonel was very kind, patient and helpful. Even before making sure that we will work together, he spent a lot of time explaining the situation to me.

        To improve even more, I think it would be better if you have some kind of links (web link) in which you explain Portuguese law and other useful information to the customers.


        Dec 10, 2019
      • John Vaughan-Jones
        John Vaughan-Jones, Faro

        Really appreciated Leonel's advice. He was very clear and helpful, and very efficient in getting back to me.


        Aug 01, 2019
      • Paul Rossi
        Paul Rossi, Faro

        I needed an accountant in Portugal. I had many problems to resolve.


        Leonel was very quick to assist. He is a very helpful and friendly man who got the job done for me.


        I will certainly be recommending Leonel to other non residents in Portugal. Thank you! Paul.


        Jul 05, 2019
      • Jacqueline Barron
        Jacqueline Barron, England

        I am more than happy with the service that Leonel provided to me. He was responsive, helpful and prompt and I am very grateful to him for his help. I would definitely use his accountancy service again. Thanks Leonel!


        Jan 08, 2019

Audit

Who is this Service for?

Audits are typically mandatory for companies of a certain number of employees or an income greater than a specified amount. However audits are sometimes required by smaller companies – for example, when a partner with a minimum stake in the company demands an audit or, perhaps more frequently, when a company is being purchased, as part of the due diligence process

What does this service consist of?

  • Review of all financial documents (bank accounts, financial statements, credit and loan documents etc.) to ascertain health of the company
  • Visit to the company to review installation, company assets, inventories
  • Review of all employee benefits
  • Competitive Assessment
  • Final Report and Recommendations

Code of Reasonable Fees

Our clients can expect to receive a quotation that is at or below the recommended guideline prices by our local Professional Body.

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  • Service levels agreed in advance and guaranteed.
  • All professionals must hold professional indemnity insurance.
  • Professionals' proficiency in English monitored.
  • Continuous quality controls and reviews.
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