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How to maximise your R&D tax credit claim

Date: 15 January 2019

By: Wesley Rashid

Do directors need to file a self assessment tax return?

Date: 10 January 2019

By: Caroline Waters

Is your accountant ready for Making Tax Digital?

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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Five ways to avoid the tax pinch at Christmas

The festive season is a time for celebrating - and spending. Five handy tips for saving on your tax bill in the build-up to the new year.

Date: 10 December 2018   By: GoSimpleTax

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Is going green too costly for your business?

Consumers increasingly expect firms to take a stand on the environment. But does it make sound business sense - or could it cost you dearly?

Date: 29 November 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Avoid the January tax return rush

In the run-up to Christmas, your tax return is the last thing on your mind. But getting things in order early could be an early gift to yourself.

Date: 28 November 2018   By: GoSimpleTax

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Investing in a fleet for your car rental business

The car hire industry is both rewarding and competitive. Setting up your fleet is a major investment - follow this guide to ensure you get it right.

Date: 13 November 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Save money by outsourcing your IT support

Keeping your IT running smoothly is vitally important. How outsourcing your support function to the professionals can save you time, money and stress.

Date: 13 November 2018   By: Probrand

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How clean energy could reduce your business bills

Renewable energy is set to become more affordable in coming years - and traditional providers need to compete. The impact for your business.

Date: 8 November 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Create a realistic cash flow forecast for your start-up

A firm grasp of your cash flow is vital - but when you’re starting up, it can be hard to know where to begin. Three simple steps to get you started.

Date: 7 November 2018   By: Wesley Rashid

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Five essential cost control tips for start-ups

Keeping an eye on start-up costs is crucial, so your new business doesn't run out of cash before it gets on its feet. Five ways to stay in control.

Date: 6 November 2018   By: www.searchlaboratory.com

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The frozen VAT threshold - a victory for small business?

Despite concerns that the Chancellor would slash the VAT threshold, it has instead been frozen until 2022. But what does this mean for small firms?

Date: 5 November 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Three ways to save money in your transport business

Fuel costs and falling margins make it more and more difficult to run a transport business. How firms can optimise their operations to save money.

Date: 1 November 2018   By: William Holeksa

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Budget 2018: round-up of the key announcements

The chancellor's Budget statement is when the Government outlines its spending plans. We look at the key announcements that affect the UK's business community.

Date: 29 October 2018   By: Fiona Prior

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Will AI revolutionise the UK lending industry?

Lenders are constantly seeking innovative ways to improve working processes. How AI is making loans management more accurate and efficient.

Date: 8 October 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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The tax perk you could be missing out on

Many people are unaware that being married can help them retain more of their earnings by reducing their tax bill. Here's how to take advantage.

Date: 18 September 2018   By: GoSimple

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Managing the cost of business travel

Meeting suppliers and prospects can be invaluable for relationship building - but also expensive. How to get maximum value from your business trips.

Date: 3 September 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Six steps to late payment prevention

Almost two-thirds of invoices issued by small businesses in 2017 were paid late. Take action - six tips to help get your cash flow under control.

Date: 29 August 2018   By: Experian Business Assist

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