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March 27, 2020

The Chancellor has today announced details of the scheme to support self-employed businesses through the Coronavirus outbreak.

Here's a summary of the details:

  • A taxable grant will be available, offering 80% of the average monthly profits over the last 3 years, up to...

December 10, 2019

Lots of employers will be paying their staff early because of the Christmas break, and HMRC have issued guidelines on how to deal with this for RTI reporting.

To ensure employees' entitlement to Universal Credit isn't affected by an earlier payment date, HMRC have advis...

September 3, 2019

Whether you've reached the turnover threshold (currently £85,000 in any 12-month period) or want to register voluntarily for VAT, you've possibly heard of the Flat Rate Scheme and may be wondering whether it's the right scheme for your business.

If you'd like to be able...

August 27, 2019

I get asked this a lot by clients, and I'm afraid the answer is probably "no".

Here's why...

There are three magic words to consider when it comes to deciding whether something should be put through as an allowable expense in your tax return.  Those words are "wholl...

March 18, 2019

The new National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates come into effect from April 2019, and Auto Enrolment pension contributions are also increasing.  

From April, you'll need to make sure all your employees are paid at least these hourly rates:

Workplace Pen...

February 20, 2019

This is a question that crops up regularly in networking groups, and although it's not a legal requirement to have one (even for a limited company) my answer will always be, "You might not legally need one, but you should definitely want one".

"If it's not a legal requi...