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Loan options for keeping your business afloat

Date: 22 October 2021

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How do the top websites make money?

Date: 20 October 2021

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Ten car financing myths debunked

Date: 18 October 2021

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How to choose the right type of personal loan

Most people need to take out a personal loan at some point. We explore when you might need a personal loan, how to improve your chances of being approved for a loan and how to choose the right personal loan for your needs.

Date: 15 October 2021 By:

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Cryptoassets: what are the tax implications?

A guide to cryptoassets and cryptocurrencies and how you might be taxed as an individual or businesses and links to the latest HMRC cryptoasset guidance.

Date: 29 September 2021 By:

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Why income protection is important for small business owners

When you run a small business, the buck stops with you. Income protection insurance can provide protection when things go wrong.

Date: 24 September 2021 By:

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Making Tax Digital for landlords: a guide

The government's Making Tax Digital programme is being rolled out and it will have implications for landlords. Read a guide to the forthcoming MTD changes.

Date: 13 September 2021 By:

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How will NIC increases to pay for health and social care affect you?

Discover how the National Insurance contributions rise from April 2022 will affect, employers, employees, sole traders and landlords.

Date: 9 September 2021 By:

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Sole trader or limited company? What form should your business take?

Should you trade as a sole trader or limited company? This is a key start up issue you need to address. We look at the pros and cons and the likely tax payable.

Date: 6 September 2021 By:

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Five ways SMB owners benefit from digital transformation

The world of work is evolving rapidly. Discover five ways digital transformation is accelerating that change within small businesses.

Date: 19 August 2021 By:

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Key tax facts for furnished holiday lettings owners

The "staycation" looks here to stay so what do you need to know about the tax treatment of furnished holiday lettings if you're considering investing?

Date: 2 August 2021 By:

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Which equity release product is right for you?

Equity release is one option for increasing your income in later life but which equity release product is right for you. Find out in this guide.

Date: 26 July 2021 By:

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Six loan application mistakes to avoid

Applying for a personal loan might seem like the obvious solution to a financial problem. Avoid these six common mistakes to reduce the risk of your application being rejected.

Date: 22 July 2021 By:

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How to claim mileage allowance if you're self employed

The self employed incur and number of expenses and motoring costs can mount up. Discover how you can claim the mileage allowance.

Date: 15 July 2021 By:

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Do you need to make a payment on account?

Everyone knows about the 31 January self-assessment deadline. However, if your tax bill is more than £1,000, a second payment on account may also be required.

Date: 6 July 2021 By:

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How landlords can save tax with the Marriage Allowance

The Marriage Allowance allows married couples and those in civil partnerships to reduce tax. Discover how landlords can use this allowance to their benefit.

Date: 24 May 2021 By:

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Declaring SEISS grants on your Self Assessment tax return

The self employed were supported with grants during the COVID crisis. However, these grants are taxable. Discover how to declare them in your Self Assessment tax return.

Date: 19 May 2021 By:

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Six ways to remove human error from financial reports

Six ways chief financial officers can minimise the inevitable mistakes people make when compiling and analysing reports.

Date: 19 May 2021 By:

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What every small business should be doing to lower heating costs

When money is tight small businesses need to keep a tight control on costs. Discover seven simple steps to reducing heating costs.

Date: 13 May 2021 By:

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Getting the best value from your business services

Getting the best value from the services you buy in is essential - especially as a small business. Benefits and tips from accessing outsourced services.

Date: 13 May 2021 By:

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