News & Press


We want to share some of our accumulated knowledge with you! Stay up to date with the world of finance and accountancy and learn some tips and tricks that you’ll be able to apply to your business.

If you want to learn any more about any of the subjects we’ve covered, from small business tax advice, to how to complete a financial audit, get in touch today or visit our services page.

TAX For Companies

Is Staff Entertaining Taxable?

Most businesses offer some form of entertainment for their staff as a normal part of business operations to reward, incentivise or encourage their employees. The tax issues in this area are often misunderstood, resulting in many questions,...

Read More

TAX For Companies

Could you and your business benefit from tax savings by investing in research and development?

Businesses can receive a tax credit for qualifying expenditure on research and development (R&D) depending on the businesses size. As a maximum a company could save £46 of tax for every £100 of qualifying expense.What qualifies as R&D...

Read More

TAX For Companies

With the developments in the UK buy-to-let market, is the future Limited?

In the past few months, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has taken steps towards making the buy-to-let market in the UK less attractive by introducing a number of tax changes. These measures have also been introduced to...

Read More

General, TAX For Companies, TAX For Individuals

3 Key Tax Changes for Landlords

In recent years, the UK Government and Mr Osborne have been trying to encourage more first time buyers to step onto the property ladder. One of the main ways in which they are aiming to achieve this is to increase the supply of housing...

Read More

General, TAX For Companies, TAX For Individuals

Top 7 Ways to Avoid a Tax Enquiry

No one likes the thought or process of dealing with a tax enquiry from HMRC, whether in relation to the tax affairs of their business or on an individual basis. Whilst a small number of tax enquiries are still random checks (especially in...

Read More

General, TAX For Companies

Brexit: Are Tax Cuts Necessary to Save Economic Growth?

The surprise result from the EU Referendum no doubt means a period of uncertainty and change, likely to last years, rather than weeks. Whilst the EU does not currently specifically dictate tax rates and regulation, it does impose bands and...

Read More

Business Planning, General, TAX For Companies

Tax Advice for Bio-Tech Companies

All businesses face tax challenges but within certain sectors there are specific issues that are very common across many firms. The bio-tech sector is one in which there are a number of such common themes including the need to raise funds,...

Read More

Accounting, General, TAX For Companies, TAX For Individuals

Digital Tax Scheme

Most taxpayers are familiar with the Self-Assessment system which HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) uses to collect Income Tax from individual taxpayers. This system has been in place for many years in order for the Government to collect taxes...

Read More

Business Planning, General, TAX For Companies

US Company looking to invest in the UK? This is what you need to think about

As a result of the UK’s decision to Brexit, the pound is at a low against the Dollar not seen since 1985. Despite many economists’ predictions that the economy will decline as a result of Brexit it has recently been reported that Britain is...

Read More

General, TAX For Companies

What are Trivial Benefits in Tax?

Many people see the appeal of having their own limited company, whether this is because of their status or perceived image to their friends. Or even maybe because it is the most logical thing to do from a tax planning perspective. This is...

Read More

Accounting, TAX For Companies

Does using the cheapest possible accountant provide the best value?

The thought of employing an accountant may seem daunting and unnecessary and in the eyes of some small business owners. There can often be the temptation to look for the cheapest possible solution for what some people view as a ‘form-filling...

Read More

Accounting, TAX For Companies

Preparing for a Business Sale

There may come a time when you decide to sell whole or part of your business and the reasons behind your decision can vary. You want to retire or the next generation are not interested in going into the family business. You may even...

Read More

Get confidential expert advice!

Let's talk!