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High income Child Benefit Tax charge: what key facts should you know?

More than 7.25 million families receive Child Benefit. If you or your partner earns too much money while you're receiving Child Benefit you could be liable to High Income Child Benefit Charge.

Date: 13 July 2022 By:

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Business gifts what are the tax implications?

Business gifts can be used the thank loyal customers or staff. It can help keep your business front mind and boosts loyalty but you need to consider the tax implications.

Date: 28 June 2022 By:

Forex trading

What is stop loss management in Forex?

If you're trading Forex, market fluctuations and changes in fortune are natural but it is possible to limit your losses. Find out how stop-loss orders work.

Date: 16 June 2022 By:

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How account-to-account payments work

Getting paid simply and efficiently is great for your cash flow and improves the purchase process for customers. Discover how your business can accept account-to-account payments.

Date: 9 June 2022 By:

A businesswomen uses MTD-compliant software to submit her income tasx self assessment

Making Tax Digital for Income Tax – Should you prepare now?

Making Tax Digital has already transformed the reporting of VAT and income tax self assessment is next. Discover what MTD for Income Tax will mean for you.

Date: 27 May 2022 By:

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Three aspects of financial management all entrepreneurs should know

There's no need to be a master at everything finance, but here are the three essentials you need to understand before you start up your venture.

Date: 16 May 2022 By:


Seven things to consider when taking a joint personal loan

A joint personal loan could fund your small business, allow you to purchase or renovate a home or consolidate existing debts. We share seven key considerations.

Date: 12 May 2022 By:

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Self-employed? Key mortgage questions during a cost-of-living crisis

Whether you already have a mortgage or are thinking about buying your first home, we look at how the cost of living crisis will present particular challenges for the self employed.

Date: 12 May 2022 By:

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Top ten financial management and CFO tools in 2022

Accelerating digitisation and increasing regulatory requirements mean businesses should adopt a more enterprise-level operation. We take a look at the top ten financial management tools in 2022.

Date: 12 May 2022 By:

Using an app to transfer money overseas

What is money remittance, and how does it work in the UK? Yotam Dar explains

More than 20% of UK citizens will send some form of money remittance payment every month. So, what is money remittance and how does it work?

Date: 20 April 2022 By:

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Working from a virtual office: benefits and pitfalls

Can your business operate with a virtual office and remote working? Possibly. We look at the benefits and pitfalls.

Date: 13 April 2022 By:

Simple Tax

Why you should go digital for self assessment in 2022

Making Tax Digital for Income Tax is coming but you don't have to wait to benefit from switching to digital self assessment. Learn why you should make it digital now.

Date: 8 April 2022 By:

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What makes BNB a good investment for your business

The crypto market is an extremely popular, yet volatile market, with new currencies fluxing in popularity, making some a gamble to invest in. However, there are a few safe bets BNB is one. Find out these five reasons why BNB is a good investment.

Date: 7 April 2022 By:

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April tax changes landlords need to be aware of

April marks the start of the 2022/23 UK tax year. It's also the month when HMRC introduces any important tax changes.

Date: 5 April 2022 By:

A woman uses the equipment she is leasing to make a snowboard

Ten questions to ask before leasing equipment

Leasing equipment is a great way to access equipment while keeping costs and expenses under control. Here are ten questions to ask before taking out a lease.

Date: 4 April 2022 By:

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Budget statement 2022: key announcements

The chancellor of the exchequer announced government spending plans against a backdrop of rapidly increasing costs. Learn what support he was able to offer businesses in the 2022 spring Budget.

Date: 23 March 2022 By:

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How recurring payments increase your revenue

Recurring payments, also known as subscription payments, can be a powerful way to grow your business. Learn how they work and benefit both buyer and sellers.

Date: 18 March 2022 By:

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