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Recruitment factoring: your new finance solution?

Date: 3 April 2019

By: iConquer Ltd

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Three ways to stay in control of your cash flow

Cash flow can make or break your business - so don't wait until a crisis happens. These three strategies can help you get your finances in good shape.

Date: 25 March 2019   By: Countingup

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Why a commercial mortgage broker could be your best friend

When considering which mortgage to take out, comparing deals is a must to make sure you get the best one for you. How a specialist broker can help.

Date: 22 March 2019   By: ukpropertyfinance.co.uk

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Bridging loans: buy commercial property without a mortgage

Traditional mortgages are great for buying conventional business premises. But what if the property you want to purchase is anything but conventional?

Date: 22 March 2019   By: bridgingloans.co.uk

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Ten ways to lower your 2019 tax bill

There are lots of ways to save money on your tax bill. Some measures are simple, others are more complicated, and some need a bit of expert advice.

Date: 21 March 2019   By: Paul Gordon

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Happy birthday! National minimum wage is 20 years old

The national minimum wage has been around for 20 years. Learn about the new rates of NMW and NLW in force from April that you will have to pay employees.

Date: 18 March 2019   By: Fiona Prior

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Spring Statement 2019: summary of the key announcements

The government updates its economic forecasts when the chancellor makes his spring statement. In the light of continuing Brexit uncertainty, how are the country's finances looking?

Date: 13 March 2019   By: Fiona Prior

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What will happen to mortgage interest rates in 2019?

The impact of Brexit on the UK housing market is still uncertain - but good deals can be found, as banks slash their mortgage rates to lure buyers.

Date: 5 March 2019   By: Paul Flavin

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Five things you need to know about Making Tax Digital

Making Tax Digital will transform the way SMEs communicate with HMRC; these five facts explain what MTD means for UK businesses.

Date: 4 March 2019   By: Tom McCallum

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Four hidden bank fees when sending money abroad

Thousands of UK businesses need to transfer money overseas - and the bank is probably your first port of call. But that may not be the wisest option.

Date: 11 February 2019   By: Azimo

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Surviving your first year in business

You might have a great idea - but that's no guarantee your business will last. Four tips for managing common challenges in your first year and beyond.

Date: 1 February 2019   By: Jamshed Chaudhury

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Five essential aspects of business planning

Entrepreneurs often start their businesses with a big idea, but no clear strategic plan. How to ensure your new firm doesn't fall at the first hurdle.

Date: 22 January 2019   By: Jamshed Chaudhary

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Five steps to a successful home insurance claim

Unfortunately, at one point or another, many of us will need to claim on our home insurance. Follow these steps to maximise your chances of success.

Date: 17 January 2019   By: Cash Lady

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How to maximise your R&D tax credit claim

If your business carries out R&D activity, you may be eligible to claim tax breaks. The five key steps to follow in order to take full advantage.

Date: 15 January 2019   By: Wesley Rashid

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Do directors need to file a self assessment tax return?

Recent tribunals have brought into question the automatic requirement for company directors to file a self assessment tax return. Does it effect you?

Date: 10 January 2019   By: Caroline Waters

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Is your accountant ready for Making Tax Digital?

MTD will have a profound impact over the next few years - not least on how accountants support their business clients. Benjamin Dyer explains.

Date: 9 January 2019   By: Benjamin Dyer

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Do you need an accountant to file your tax return?

Many sole traders would say tax isn't their strongest suit - but is it worth paying an accountant to do your self assessment? We look at the options.

Date: 9 January 2019   By: Simple Tax

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Creating business cards on a tight budget

Start-up businesses need to keep their costs low - but is designing and printing your own business cards a false economy? We look at your options.

Date: 13 December 2018   By: David Isted

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