Who are Courtley West?

We are a firm of professional accountants supporting growing and exciting businesses. We are based in Wakefield with clients around the country.

Client Focused 

With over 25 years experience serving small & growing businesses, rest assured you’re in safe hands.

Competent & Experienced

Members of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants & keep updated with the regulations.

Harnessing Technology

Let our team of Xero and Sage experts streamline your accounts, saving you time and resources.

Who We Are

We Are Courtley West

At Courtley West, we go beyond simply providing accounting services. We are actively involved in helping our clients achieve their business goals. We do this by understanding our client’s business, identifying opportunities for improvement, and providing timely advice and guidance.. Contact us today to see how we can help you!

What we do

Business Planning & Growth

We can help businesses forecast their future financial performance and provide insights which can help them make better decisions about growth, investment, and risk.

Year End Accounts

We can prepare accounts for all types of businesses, limited companies, partnerships and sole traders.


We can take care of all your tax affairs, ensuring that you stay compliant with the latest legislation and make the most of any tax breaks available to you.

Our Story

Courtley West is a full-service accounting and business consulting firm located in the heart of Yorkshire. We are a family-owned and operated business, and we take pride in providing our clients with quality, personalised service.

Our team of experienced professionals provides a wide range of services to help our clients manage their businesses more effectively and efficiently. 

We work with business owners from all industries, and we offer a variety of services to meet the unique needs of each client. We believe that our clients should be able to focus on what they do best – running their businesses – while we take care of the financial aspects.

That’s why we offer a wide range of services, from bookkeeping and accounting to business consulting and financial planning. Let us help you.

Brilliant accountants with a very experienced team. Ben has always provided an excellent service combined with thorough information. Highly recommend!

As a commercial finance broker, I have referred several of my valued clients to Ben and the team at Courtley West. That’s not something we do lightly, as we have to be sure our referral partners will deliver the same excellent service that we do. I’ve never had any doubt that Ben will deliver that service. As well as being a thoughtful and intelligent accountant, he goes over and above the call of duty for his clients, and provides an excellent service.

I have used the services of Courtley West for a number of years. Ben and his team are helpful, friendly, and always provide me with an excellent service”

Join Us

Our Clients Are Like Family

At Courtley West Chartered Certified Accountants, we pride ourselves on being a proactive and forward-thinking accountancy firm. We believe in building strong relationships with our clients, so we can help them to achieve their business goals.

Who We Are

Our Team of Experts

Our well trained and friendly staff are happy to support you. Keeping ourselves up to date with professional and technical updates and well as the latest software to make your life as easy as possible. We have a strong professional development program to ensure all our technical staff go through AAT or ACCA accountancy qualifications. 

Ben Storey FCCA

Ben Storey FCCA

Founder and Managing Partner

Ben started Courtley West in 2007. He has a passion for helping people and  saw an opportunity to run an accountancy firm differently. We see every business and client as individual, so all our advice has to be personal and client focused. His background is from both sides of the profession having worked in both practice and also in industry. This gives him a unique insight into the demands business’s face through their different stages of growth.

Outside of work he’s an enthusiastic triathlete and coach, trying to help people reach their athletic goals.