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How to ensure Christmas isn’t ‘taxing’ for your business

For many, the Christmas period marks the end of a busy year and offers the perfect opportunity to reward staff for their hard work with a gift or Christmas party.  But business owners need to ensure they are keeping the taxman as happy as their ...

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2017 Autumn Budget highlights

Philip Hammond heralded today’s Budget as a forward looking budget to embrace change, meet challenges head on and seize the opportunities for Britain.  The Government is committed to low tax economy, with longer consultation in advance of chan...

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Making Tax Digital – when will you be affected

Making tax digital (MTD) is HM Revenue & Custom’s (HMRC’s) approach to modernising the tax system. There are two strands to the initiative – one aimed at individuals and the other at businesses.

MTD is being introduced in phases to...

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ICAEW Confidence Monitor shows business profits set to grow

Capturing the mood of UK senior business professionals, the latest ICAEW Confidence Monitor shows some encouraging trends as we head into the Autumn Budget.

Encouraging signs

Profit growth rose from 3.4% to 4.1% between Q3 and Q4...

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R&D tax relief – are you missing out?

A 22% increase in research and development (R&D) tax credit claims made by SMEs over the past year shows businesses are waking up to this valuable reli...

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Charity Commission Public consultation on charity annual returns

The Charity Commission has opened a consultation on changes to the content and structure of Read More

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Landlord tax errors – don’t fall foul

A recent survey on landlord tax carried out by a local authority indicated that almost half of landlords had not registered for self-assessment. At a time when local authorities are experiencing severe cuts, unpaid tax on this scale, whether inte...

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Calling Corporate teams – Sign up to Push it for the Peace and join us at the starting line.

[caption id="attachment_1349" align="alignnone" width="300"] Team SA Law 2016[/caption] SA Law hav...

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Rayner Essex Celebrate 50th Anniversary

2017 is a landmark year for Rayner Essex marking 50 years since the formation of the company.  The past 50 years has seen the company grow from a small office in the Strand, to two large offices i...

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WMT announced as finalists at the 2017 SME Hertfordshire Business Awards

WMT Chartered Accountants are delighted to announce nominations in not one, but two categories at the forthcoming SME Hertfordshire Business awards. The annual awards recognise hard-work, determination and enter...

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