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HR January Update

HR January Update Lockdown 3 is posing even greater challenges for businesses who employ staff. Here are 4 areas business owners might like to consider.…

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Blog, Business Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 20th January 2021

Don’t miss the ISA deadline

Don’t miss the ISA deadline Saving and investing for a future that matters. Yours.  Each tax year, we are given…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, HMRC, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 15th January 2021

More over-55s forced to dip into pension pots

More over-55s forced to dip into pension pots The UK has seen a rise in the number of people accessing their pension pots or enquiring about doing so. People accessing their pension as a flexible…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 15th January 2021

10 areas to consider when setting New Year financial goals

10 areas to consider when setting New Year financial goals  New Year’s resolutions can be notoriously difficult to stick by. However, there are a few ways to help make sure…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, HMRC, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 15th January 2021

Are you protected against future Capital Gains Tax rises?

Are you protected against future Capital Gains Tax rises? It is almost inevitable that taxes will have to rise to help meet the potential £391 billion bill the government has racked up in supporting the…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, HMRC, News, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 11th January 2021

Achieving your financial goals through investing and one size does not fit all

Achieving your financial goals through investing and one size does not fit all  Even as we hope to put the…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, Latest News, News, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 11th January 2021

Direct dial phones numbers

Direct dial phones numbers Due to the latest National Lockdown effective from 5 January 2021 until further notice, our office will be closed in line with Government guidance. Our team will continue to work remotely,…

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Blog, Business Blog
Posted on: 5th January 2021

Chancellor unveils £4.6 billion lockdown grant package

Chancellor unveils £4.6 billion lockdown grant package Following yesterday’s announcement by the Prime Minister regarding the national lockdown, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a new £4.6 billion package of grants…

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Blog, Business Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 5th January 2021

Breakdown of trust amongst governors

Breakdown of trust amongst governors MAT to be broken up after ‘breakdown of trust’ amongst governors An academy trust is to be broken up following a “breakdown in trust” between…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 8th December 2020

Coronavirus economic difficulties for private schools

Coronavirus economic difficulties for private schools Coronavirus economic difficulties could result in more private school closures The leader of Independent Association of Preparatory Schools (IAPS)…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 8th December 2020

Schools report massive reduction in laptops

Schools report massive reduction in laptops Schools report massive reduction in laptops for disadvantaged pupils Head teachers have spoken out, claiming that the number of laptops for disadvantaged pupils promised…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog
Posted on: 8th December 2020

Trust investigation reveals misuse of public funds

Trust investigation reveals misuse of public funds Trust investigation reveals misuse of public funds following staff trip to Jordan An investigation into a trust’s financial management has revealed multiple rule breaches. The damning report into…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog
Posted on: 8th December 2020

Government promises winter grants

Government promises winter grants Government promises winter grants and extension of winter hunger scheme The Government has pledged funding to facilitate free activities and food…

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Posted on: 8th December 2020

Academies warned auditors will apply stricter financial checks

Academies warned auditors will apply stricter financial checks Academy trusts have been warned that audits will be much tougher, following a number of high profile cases involving auditing issues. The…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog
Posted on: 8th December 2020

Independent schools could partially opt out of TPS from 2021

Independent schools could partially opt out of TPS from 2021 The Government has confirmed that independent schools can opt for a “phased withdrawal” from the Teachers’ Pension Scheme from 2021…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog
Posted on: 8th December 2020