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Do you have or want to have a property specialism?

When we surveyed accountancy firms for our Inside Accountancy Practices 2021 Benchmark Report, we found that 80% specialise in at least one industry niche – and one of the top niches is property. This is why we’ve created a Property Sector Group, with a specialist resource centre.

Whether you already have property sector clients or are looking to develop this service for your practice, the resource centre will help enhance your proposition, and position your firm as an expert in this field. Sign up to our Property Sector Group, and you’ll gain access to monthly newsletters, quarterly online meetings, technical fact sheets, tax calculators, and exclusive webinars.

You’ll also benefit from comprehensive marketing support, including a 20:20 Property Expert logo to endorse your services – plus networking opportunities with other professionals specialising in this area.

What does membership of the Property Sector Group include?

  • Quarterly Focus Groups, led by specialist Steve Bicknell. Meet peers, ask questions, gain ideas and access the latest industry trends.
  • Monthly technical resources to build and develop your knowledge when acting for property landlords.
  • Monthly newsletters send to your clients. Share the latest news, updates and topics, and position your firm as a thought leader.
  • Technical fact sheets to send to your clients to answer their queries. Over 45 factsheets including 'is it a repair or an improvement?', 'How to complete a monthly CIS return' and more. New factsheets are added every month.
  • Marketing support including the 20:20 Property Expert logo, and a leaflet and video for your website.
  • Useful Excel tax calculators.
  • Preparation for the expected April 2025 withdrawal of the furnished holiday let status.
  • Preparation for moving landlords with income over £50,000 into MTD for Income Tax from April 2026.

Meet the chairman

Steve Bicknell

Property Consultant

In our niche group, we explore the tax issues relating to current property strategies – and, more importantly, look at how to gain lucrative work and high fees from advising your clients.

Our focus is on clients who aspire to build a property business, and not on accidental landlords.

UPCOMING FOCUS GROUP DATES & TOPICS


All times are 2.30pm to 4pm3rd September 2024

10th September 2024

20th November 2024

26th November 2024


How much does it cost to join the 20:20 Property Sector group?

From just £56 + VAT a month, your whole firm can access our resource centre, gain invaluable support, and take this specialism to another level. The group is exclusively for 20:20 Innovation members - like 20:20 Innovation membership, it’s a 12-month commitment, and we take payment through direct debit each month.

Partner SizePrice per month
Sole practitioner£56
2 to 5 partners£60
6 to 9 partners£92
10+ partnersPOA
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HOW TO JOIN AND ACCESS RESOURCES

20:20 Innovation members can purchase the Property Sector Group subscription above. Already a Property Sector Group member? Click the button below to access the training and resources. If you are not a 20:20 Innovation member, find out more here.

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FAQs

Who is the group aimed at?

Accountants who are either already experts in the niche or want to develop their expertise in it.

Who is this group open to?

The Property Sector Group is open to all 20:20 Innovation members.

How much does it cost?

Property Sector subscription prices are based on your membership level. Like 20:20 Innovation membership, these prices cover the entire firm and all fee earners.

  • Sole practitioner - £56 / month
  • 2 to 5 partners - £60 / month
  • 6 to 9 partners - £92 / month
  • 10+ partners - POA

What is the minimum term?

The minimum term is 12 months.

How are payments collected?

Payments are collected by monthly direct debit.

How do you access Property Sector Group resources?

Property Sector Group members can access the resources in the dashboard.

After subscribing to the 20:20 Innovation Property Group we've found the newsletters, tips and meetings very informative. Recently a property-owning landlord decided to join us as we informed her we would add her to our Landlord's newsletter and that tipped the balance in our favour against other local accountants.

– Gloria Murray, Murray Associates Accountants