New client, awful quality from outgoing accountant

Have just taken on a new small limited company client.
On handover, old accountant has included expensive personal car as a company asset and a personal bank account as a company one.
My confidence in the rest of the numbers as such that I want to tell the client the previous year's accounts will need to be done again from scratch. Not a great start to what I hope will be an enduring relationship.
When have you said, 'Last year's accounts will have to be redone' or alternatively, do you think I am over-reacting?

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Just carry on

wilcoskip |

just get it right going forward

nigelburge |
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More laid back than me

andy.partridge |
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So now you tell us....

wilcoskip |

@wilkosckip

andy.partridge |
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@Andy

davidwinch |
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ireallyshouldknowthisbut |

Thanks

andy.partridge |
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Substance over form?

davidwinch |
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Pragmatism

andy.partridge |
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I have changed my opinion on

edward33 |

Horse & Cart

Paul Scholes |
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Thanks Paul for the positive spin

andy.partridge |
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To re-do or not to re-do - that is the question

Nick Stewart |

Bank accont

pauljohnston |

Good idea?

andy.partridge |
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Andy

pauljohnston |

What about Companies House accounts?

Eightoaks |
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PS. All done

andy.partridge |
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Been there, did this..................

Ding Dong |
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