Strategic Business Planning
If you don't know what the target is, how can you expect to hit it? It is a fact that, for almost all of us, when making key decisions in our lives; buying a car, choosing where to live, getting married, even going on holiday, we create a plan or strategy to ensure we...
Directors beware. You can run, but not hide
How many times have we heard that a Company that has outstanding liabilities has been dissolved by the Director at Companies House without going through a formal Insolvency process and then the Director appears to have successfully set up a new Company
Do I even need an accountant?
If you are just starting out in business, and with an endless list of tasks to complete and costs to cover, you might well be wondering how necessary an accountant is. It’s not a ridiculous question either as every cost incurred at this point in your journey needs...
What every 40 year old should know about Wills
Guest post contributed by Peter Earle, Specialist Estate Planning Consultant with Legacy Legal If the past 12 months have reminded us of anything, it is that we have no control over when we die or what our cause of death might be. The majority of Covid-related deaths...
The Value in Management Accounts
What exactly are management accounts and how do they help small business owners? In summary, Management Accounts are financial reports produced for business owners and managers, on a monthly or quarterly basis. They generally include a Profit & Loss (P&L)...
Outplacement for Businesses of all Size
Outplacement is not only for large organisations; small business owners also can - and should - provide this support to employees they let go of. The past year has been extremely challenging for most businesses and although the government has designed support...
Shareholder Protection for your Business
For many business owners, running a company is a time consuming and complex affair, and as the past year has shown, that complexity could always be added to by the unimaginable. With so many conflicting needs and pressure points, attention is not always paid
Restart Anxiety – Are you worried about the post-pandemic survival of your business?
Following much needed Government financial support during the height of the pandemic, the time is now approaching for business owners to approach the road to recovery on their own. The financial stimulus which has supported so many businesses over the past year has...
60-day Capital Gains Tax – Do you understand the rules?
NOV 2021 UPDATE: In the autumn budget, the Chancellor announced that the 30 day CGT deadline for reporting disposal of a property would be increased to 60 days. This change was effective from 27 October 2021. New rules for Capital Gains Tax on residential...
Crypto-Currency & Bitcoin Tax Implications
With Bitcoin and cryptocurrency featuring more prominently in the news of late, people are inevitably curious to understand more about these investments and specifically the tax consequences. One misconception is that profits are
Changes to IR35 and Off-Payroll Working Rules
Changes to off-payroll working rules will finally come into effect from 6 April 2021 after a one-year delay. If you’re not sure whether this affects you as a contractor, then read on to find out what the changes involve and how they will work in practice.
Insuring your most valuable business assets
If you’re a business owner, there will be plenty on your mind as you concentrate on the daily running’s of your business. But if you or another key worker were to fall ill, how would your business cope? How would this affect your profits? How would it effect your...
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