HMRC issue reminder over Self-Assessment tax returns

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax | Posted on 3 Jan, 2019
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have issued a reminder that taxpayers have less than a month left to complete and submit their Self-Assessment tax returns.

New reporting measures governing top executive pay come into force

Posted in Blog, SMEs / Business | Posted on 2 Jan, 2019
New regulations come into force today, 02 January 2019, to make companies “justify their pay” for top bosses, the Government has revealed.

New to exporting? Get a head start with Tradeshow Access Programme funding

Posted in Blog, SMEs, SMEs / Business | Posted on 21 Dec, 2018
Applications are now open for UK businesses to apply for grants to attend international trade shows and export their products around the world.

UK retail figures jump in November following sales boost

Posted in Blog, Economy | Posted on 20 Dec, 2018
The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown that retail sales have increased at a much faster rate than anticipated.

Mortgage interest tax relief changes explained

Posted in Blog, HMRC, Tax | Posted on 19 Dec, 2018
The ongoing changes currently being rolled out to mortgage interest tax relief have been strongly criticised by landlords and property bodies – but what are they, and how will they affect property investment?

UK SME bosses don’t switch off over Christmas

Posted in Blog, SMEs, SMEs / Business | Posted on 18 Dec, 2018
According to a recent survey conducted by Vistaprint, more than half of small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) bosses and decision-makers in the UK will be working on Christmas day.

SMEs spending billions on debt recovery services

Posted in Blog | Posted on 14 Dec, 2018
The UK’s late payment culture is costing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) billions of pounds each year, new research has revealed.

Capital gains tax payment rules warning to residential property owners

Posted in Blog, Tax | Posted on 14 Dec, 2018
The Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) has issued a warning to residential property owners, about the need to carefully consider the timing of any sale or gift of their property in future.

SME decision-makers are ‘wasting two days a week’ on administrative processes

Posted in Blog, SMEs, SMEs / Business | Posted on 12 Dec, 2018
A new study published this week reveals that UK small businesses bosses and decision-makers are ‘wasting’ anywhere up to two full days every week managing workplace processes and administrative procedures.

Generational divide over potential tax increase in UK

Posted in Blog, Tax | Posted on 10 Dec, 2018
A recent survey conducted by Populus shows there is a clear generational divide over the issue of whether to increase taxation to help fund the public sector, with under-45s being much less supportive than those