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Recruitment factoring: your new finance solution?

Date: 3 April 2019

By: iConquer Ltd

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Jump to it - tax and pay rates and rules have changed again

The start of a new tax year always brings changes to tax and pay rates. We cover the main headlines.

Date: 8 April 2019   By: Fiona Prior

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Making Tax Digital For VAT: Everything You Need To Know

Making Tax Digital for VAT applies from April 2019 to some businesses. Learn how to register and comply with MTD and how bridging software can help.

Date: 27 March 2019   By: Mike Parkes

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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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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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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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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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How to build your business fleet

Building and running business vehicles can be extremely expensive - so it's important not to make costly mistakes. Here's how to get it right.

Date: 31 July 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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How to set up a company car scheme

Offering your employees company cars can keep them happy, motivated and productive. The key questions to ask yourself before making a purchase.

Date: 27 July 2018   By: Victoria Harrison

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Don't let the new tax year make a fool of you

The new tax year begins in April and with it comes a whole new raft of tax thresholds and limits and changes to many statutory pay rates.

Date: 5 April 2018   By: Fiona Prior

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Take the stress out of quarterly VAT returns

From April 2019, any business over the VAT threshold will need to submit tax returns digitally. How to get your house in order in time for the switch.

Date: 14 March 2018   By: SimpleTax

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Could you qualify for R&D tax credits?

Many companies are surprised to learn they can claim tax credits on their innovations - but you may miss the deadline if you don't act fast.

Date: 7 February 2018   By: ForrestBrown

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Simple ways to pay your tax bill

Don't miss your tax payment deadlines. Here are the different ways you can pay HMRC the tax you owe.

Date: 8 January 2018   By: SimpleTax

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What hairdressers can claim as a tax deduction

Mike Parkes explains what expenses and tax deductions are available to self-employed hairdressers when they file their tax returns.

Date: 23 October 2017   By: Mike Parkes

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Can you claim a holiday as a business expense?

There are strict rules about claiming business expenses but there are ways you can claim some entertainment and even holiday-related expenses.

Date: 4 October 2017   By: Jonathan Amponsah

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