Meet the partners

Our team are dedicated to ensuring that you receive the right level of professional support so that your private and business needs are met. 


Each partner is specialised in a particular sector. With our many years of experience of working in the area, we have real insight into your concerns as a local business.

As a friendly and helpful team, we know that much of our job lies in helping you to understand the tax maze so that we can work together on the simplest, most efficient way to take your business forward, year by year.

Mr Philip Clayton

Managing Partner, Cost and Management Accountant

Professional career

One of the founding partners of Phil Clayton Accountancy. He decided to launch the company after many years of managing Pennywise Business Services, a company which specialised in bookkeeping, payroll and VAT for small and new businesses.


He is also an expert in accounts and tax returns, and seeks to reduce his clients tax bills.



  • Bookkeeping and accounts preparation
  • Cost and management matters
  • Payroll and PAYE issues
  • VAT and Flat Rate VAT


Christine Melling FCA


Managing Partner, Charterted Accountant




Professional career


One of the founding partners of Phil Clayton Accountancy, Christine qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1992. After qualification, Christine spent several years in practice before moving into industry. She has worked in various finance roles for major corporations such as General Motors and Pilkingtons but in later years has concentrated on small and medium sized enterprises.






  • Corporation tax
  • Vat
  • Business plans
  • Limited companies


Any questions?

Please call us on 01772 464822 or use our contact form.

Office hours

Monday to Friday 09.00-17.00

Saturday 09.00-13.00


PCA Accountancy
460 Blackpool Rd





Tel: 01772 464 822

Mobile: 07432 467 463



Please contact us about our services, we look forward to hearing from you!


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