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Businesses fail for many reasons but nearly all of them cite outside forces working against them - rent or rate rises, parking charges, delays caused by suppliers, no support from the bank, etc, etc. What they don't think about is that maybe they are selling the wrong product…
I am often asked by a new business owner what accounts software they should use. A simple question but of course it all depends .....…
I was chatting with a business owner today who said there are only two advantages to being self-employed - you can go on holiday when you like and you can work with who you want to. That started me thinking - are there really only two advantages and no disadvantages?  If that was the case why isn't everyone self-employed?…
Its that time of year when we may be thinking about how to reward our employees for their support during the year.  A Christmas meal, a bonus, a bottle of wine or some chocolates? …
As an employer you may be unsure whether your employee can take holiday when they are off sick.  Employees can request that they use their holiday during periods of sickness instead of receiving sick pay.…
If you are a sole trader preparing to file your tax return did you know that some of your business expenses can be calculated using HMRC's rules for simplified expenses?  This includes motor vehicle costs and working from home which can often be time consuming to keep records of.…
As an employer you can pay your employees for mileage incurred when they are using their own car to travel on business.  HMRC sets out the rates you can pay without the payment being subject to tax and NI. The approved rate is…
Making Tax Digital for VAT is less than 6 months away.  We are ready for it and have made sure all our customers know what changes they need to make too.  Are you ready for MTD?…
When you start out in business it is difficult to know whether to be a sole trader (self-employed) or a limited company.  And many will wonder what the difference is and whether there are advantages of one over the other. A few years ago it was said that it was more tax efficient to be a limited company but these days there really isn't much difference in tax savings between the two. So how do you decide?…
Whether you are a new business or an established business it is always worth putting some thought into when is the right time to become VAT registered. New business owners often think that they have to become VAT registered…
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