Shackleton Stott Limited

Chartered Certified Accountants

Our services


On line accounts 

Quickbooks online acounting is one of your most cost effective decisions, it's

safe and easy to access and frees up your time.

Pensions & investments

We can connect with our wide range of professional contacts to ensure you have a suitable independent adviser.

Instant accounting

Online accounting is secure and paperless connecting directly with your accountant for instant analysis.

We support Quickbooks

Xero, Sage and Freeagent.

Auto enrolment

Auto-enrolment and workplace pensions.

We support your ongoing needs for new and existing schemes.

Business planning

Shareholder advice, corporate finance, valuations, forecasting, company, formation and restoration and matters relating to your company's legal needs.


We understand the challenges associated with running your own payroll system, let Shackleton Stott save you time and money.

Tax planning

Tax Planning is a critical part of ongoing tax advice, detailed tax planning is our speciality, reducing taxes & maximising profits.

Compliance services

We provide a range of compliance services to support your business administration.

Our firm

Established in 1999, Shackleton Stott Limited is a full-service accounting firm based in Altrincham, we work alongside our clients providing insightful advice to support informed, financial decisions.


We use the latest technology and conduct many meetings using web conferencing, this has become the standard for many clients since the outbreak of Covid-19.

We will support your use of on-line software such as QuickBooks, Xero, Sage and FreeAgent and we will run your payroll. Using this software safeguards your compliance with HMRC’s Making Tax Digital and will save you time and money giving a real-time view of where your business stands.

Our clients are mostly small businesses new and old as well as seasoned entrepreneurs, historically they locate around Greater Manchester, Stockport, Cheshire and Lancashire, but technology of course has no boundaries.

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Our people

Gena Rowley-Goodall FCCA TEP FPFS

Chartered Certified Accountant

Chartered Financial Planner

STEP, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners


Gena started her career in 1981 at a major international firm of accountants in the centre of Manchester. In 1988 she moved to a large independent practice in Chorley, where in 1997 she became a director, and during this time spent a year working for a firm in Hong Kong to gain further experience. In 1999 she opened her own practice in Altrincham and over the years has grown organically, providing a highly individual range of services to small and medium sized businesses and self-starters.

Gena's greatest assets include a strong blessing of common sense and straight forward talking. She will take time to understand you and your business enabling you to communicate easily in plain language, working together to move your business forward. Gena is skilled in raising finance for SMEs including the preparation of business plans and strategy.

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What our clients say


Really helpful, responsive and so attentive


TimArk, May 18, 2020

"Absolutely brilliant, responsive and informative, helping with so many different aspects of our business everything is done super efficiently and well within time. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend Gena and her knowledge of Quickbooks. Great service thank you Gena."

Uses - QuickBooks Online

Bookkeeping, Consulting, Personal tax, QuickBooks setup, Self-assessment returns, Small business tax, Startup consulting, Tax advice, Tax planning, Tax preparation, Tax setup

True Professional

OMB, May 27, 2020

"Gena is a true professional with customer care qualities to match. She is very knowledgeable, approachable and friendly. Never too busy to help with queries which she always responds to without delay. She was a great help to me with QuickBooks training during which she was extremely patient and didn't use jargon. I would not hesitate to recommend her."

Uses - QuickBooks Online

QuickBooks training


please contact us

0161 939 0119


Shackleton Stott Ltd

Suite 1

The Downs Business Centre

The Downs


WA14 2QD

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