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Haslers warns self-employed about costly and complex changes to the tax basis

Haslers warns self-employed about costly and complex changes to the tax basis All unincorporated businesses, including sole traders, the self-employed and trading partnerships, could face…

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Blog, Business Blog, Press Releases
Posted on: 10th November 2021

Top pension tips if you’re about to retire

Top pension tips if you’re about to retire  Understanding your options and putting a plan in place   We spend…

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Blog, Pension, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 12th October 2021

What’s happening with inflation?

Easing of lockdowns boosts consumer confidence and unleashes pent-up demand  What’s happening with inflation? Understanding inflation is an important factor when it comes to your financial success. If you don’t…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 6th October 2021

BEWARE OF SCAMS

BEWARE OF SCAMS Over the last 18 months we have seen a great increase in fraudulent scams which are becoming more elaborate and sophisticated with…

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Blog, Business, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 28th September 2021

Zero rating for new build dwellings

Zero rating for new build dwellings  Building works to construct a new dwelling are VAT zero rated but there are strict conditions to be met…

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Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 20th September 2021

Hospitality sector faces rise in VAT as the economy reopens

Hospitality sector faces rise in VAT as the economy reopens At the end of September, tourism and hospitality businesses that have enjoyed a reduced rate of VAT will see the amount they pay more than…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 20th September 2021

VAT treatment of Coronavirus testing services clarified after controversies

VAT treatment of Coronavirus testing services clarified after controversies  With the ongoing pandemic causing a high demand for COVID-19 testing, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)…

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Blog, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 20th September 2021

Health and Social Care Levy announced

Health and Social Care Levy announced After a period of over two years since first announcing, in July 2019, that he had a plan to…

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Blog, Business Blog, Covid-19
Posted on: 8th September 2021

Pension tax relief – 27% of people surveyed did not know how it worked 

Pension tax relief - 27% of people surveyed did not know how it worked  To encourage saving for retirement, the government pays tax relief on…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 3rd September 2021

Protecting family wealth by planning

Protecting family wealth by planning If you’ve worked hard throughout your lifetime to grow your wealth, you may hope it…

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Blog, Covid-19, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 29th July 2021

Creating wealth for children

Creating wealth for children  Investing isn’t just a luxury reserved for adults  Saving for a child today is a wonderful gift for their future. Whether…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 26th July 2021

Plan the perfect retirement

Plan the perfect retirement  If you’re 10 to 15 years from retirement, you’re probably starting to think more about how you’ll spend your life after work. You might be contemplating…

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Blog, Covid-19, HMRC, SMEs / Business
Posted on: 26th July 2021

Retirement planning journey

Retirement planning journey  When you’re starting out working in your 20s, you may not be thinking about retirement in 40 years’ time. The same goes for your 30s, 40s and…

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Blog, Covid-19, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 19th July 2021

How to minimise a Capital Gains Tax bill

How to minimise a Capital Gains Tax bill  The rules around Capital Gains Tax (CGT) are complex and they differ depending on your financial situation. It’s a complicated tax and, as a result, some people…

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Blog, Covid-19, Pension, SMEs / Business, Tax
Posted on: 19th July 2021

Key dates for your diary

Key dates for your diary      The following deadlines will require academy schools to provide the ESFA with certain key data. As always, if you require help and support with collating…

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Academies, Academies Blog, Blog, Covid-19, HMRC
Posted on: 5th July 2021