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News

Our news covers a range of subjects, including some of the services that we offer and an update of the recent changes that have, or will take place.

Accountants Hampshire

HMRC to become a preferred creditor – again

New Forest

Get ready for the ‘off-payroll’ working rules

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Regulator slams poor standards of charity accounts audits

Accountants Portsmouth

Small employers risk losing the employment allowance in 2020

Accountants Hampshire

Most VAT-registered businesses are signed up for Making Tax Digital

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International network for HWB

Accountants Southampton

Brexit – What now for businesses that trade with the EU?

Accountants Hampshire

No VAT penalty if you missed the first quarterly MTD deadline

New Forest

End to poor payment practice?

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Understanding intestacy rules

Accountants Hampshire

Residence and domicile

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Off payroll working rules going ahead

Accountants Southampton

Businesses urged to inform staff of tax-free childcare

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IHT relief for business and farms

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Treasury urged to rethink buy-to-let crackdown

Accountants Southampton

5G Networks

Accountants Portsmouth

Advisory Fuel Rates for Company Cars

Accountants Southampton

Using a PAYE Settlement Agreement to Pay Some of Your Employee’s Tax

Accountants Hampshire

Hybrid Cloud Technology

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Most Gifters Are ‘Unclear on Inheritance Tax Rules’

Accountants Portsmouth

Calls Grow for Delay in Extending IR35 to the Private Sector

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Non-compliant Employers Face Auto-enrolment Spot-checks

Ocean Village

HWB advises on MBO of GLS Design Limited

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Is Auto Enrolment costing you and your employees money?

Accountants Southampton

P11D Forms Due Soon

Accountants Hampshire

Reporting the issue of shares or options to staff

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Doctors lobbying for pension changes

New Forest

Some cars only qualify for 6% tax relief now

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Risk assessment and contingency planning

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CBI: ‘Unsustainable’ business rates system in need of reform

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Landlords feeling the pinch as tax measures begin to bite

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Extracting Profit from the Family Company

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Possible changes to CGT private residence relief

Accountants Hampshire

Accounting for charities

Accountants Hampshire

Rent a Room Relief to continue for Airbnb Landlords

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Avoid late filing fees by submitting accounts on time

New Forest

GDPR a year on – how are SMEs shaping up?

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Retention of staff in the charity sector

Accountants Southampton

Grant reporting principles

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Sleep in rates of pay

Accountants Hampshire

Immigration rules changed 10 January 2019 & Right to Work

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Fund Raising Regulator

Accountants Southampton

Personal Service Company Changes from April 2020

Accountants Hampshire

Disguised Remuneration Loan Charge Starts April 2019

New Forest

Registering for Making Tax Digital for VAT

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VAT Domestic Reverse Charge in the Construction Industry

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Ministers give thumbs-up for probate revamp

Accountants Southampton

HWB Accountants to host lunch event and round table for organisations interested in the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

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2017 – 2018: Charity mergers decline by 25%

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Year End Pension Planning

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Making Tax Digital for VAT: one week to go

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Year End Capital Tax Planning

Ocean Village

Minimum contributions rise to 3% for employers in April

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Simplified import procedures in the event of “no deal”

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Government launches service to prepare firms for EU exit

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The Importance of Good Corporate Governance

Accountants Hampshire

Common mistakes for in-house payroll

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Five important Payroll legislative changes to be aware of in 2019

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HWB Payroll Services Survey Results

HWB Southampton Guildhall

Partners hit by avoidable ISA tax charge

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The risks of a tax investigation

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Auto-enrolment fines rise 146%

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Dual-registration service passes 200,000 milestone

Accountants Hampshire

No deal Brexit – What about VAT?

Accountants Southampton

Corporation Tax Relief back for acquired good will

HWB sponsors Social Enterprise category at Winchester Business Excellence Awards

New Forest

Your three year auto-enrolment anniversary

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Why your business should move to Online accounting

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Seven undisputable reasons your business needs a Chartered Accountant

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VAT and the option to tax as a charity landlord

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Six common payroll mistakes

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Outsourcing Payroll

Accountants Portsmouth

R&D investment grows to £23.7bn in 2016/17

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New Year Resolutions to Save Tax

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OTS calls for inheritance tax system to be digitised

Accountants Southampton

New Capital Allowances for Commercial Buildings

Accountants Hampshire

Increased Capital Allowances Started 1 January 2019

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HWB pledges to support vital mental health charity in South

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HWB expands school leaver and graduate trainee programme

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Charity Commission serious incident reporting

Accountants Southampton

Update Bulletin 2, Charities SORP (FRS 102) published

Accountants Southampton

Charity Financials

Accountants Hampshire

Charity Digital Code of Practice

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Top VAT errors seen in charities

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Are you prepared for Making Tax Digital?

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The Annual IHT Exemption – Use it or lose it!

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Keeping Your Business and it’s Mobile Devices Safe From Malware Attacks

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Not all shares qualify for CGT Entrepreneurs’ Relief now

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Gifts of up to £50 to employees

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Gifts to Charity

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Completing your self-assessment tax return

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HWB gives top tips for business leaders on making a success of commercial property

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Budget 2018: Business Rates Relief and New Capital Allowance

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R&D Tax Credit Restricted

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Starting a business

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Capital Gains Entrepreneurs’ Relief Changes

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How does probate work?

Ocean Village

IR35 “Off-Payroll” rules to be extended to the private sector

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Government announces apprenticeship levy reforms

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Most small businesses receive funding boost

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Personal Allowance and Higher Rate limit increased early

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Annual investment allowance increased to £1m

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Have you thought about accounting outsourcing services?

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HWB rallies round to raise thousands for vital children’s hospital unit

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HWB welcomes two leading business and tax advisers amid continued growth

Ocean Village

Brexit leads the agenda as Bank of England representative attends HWB business seminar

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Autumn Budget 2018 – what will it mean for businesses in the South?

Accountants Portsmouth

Chancellor mulls abolishing dividend allowance

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IT consultant wins IR35 personal service company case

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Being busy versus being productive

Accountants Southampton

Apprenticeships fall 31% in the last academic year

Accountants Hampshire

IPPR leads call to replace inheritance tax system

Accountants Portsmouth

Legacy Trends

Accountants Southampton

Making Tax Digital for Charities

New Forest

GDPR guidance for charities

Accountants Southampton

Whistleblowing in charities

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Top five reasons your recruitment firm should outsource

Accountants Hampshire

Charity Reporting Improvements

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Charities and corporation tax

Accountants Southampton

Choosing a financing solution that’s right for your recruitment agency

Accountants Hampshire

Call for comprehensive review of National Insurance

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Check your pension savings annual allowance

Accountants Hampshire

Tax on residential property

New Forest

Capital allowances for plant and machinery

Accountants Southampton

Time to declare offshore income gains and assets warns HMRC

Accountants Southampton

FCA’s Business Plan is food for thought for all regulated firms

Accountants Southampton

Avoid the National Living Wage requirements risk

Accountants Hampshire

Specialist urges FCA-regulated firms to tighten policies and ensure transparency

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Deadline: 30 September 2018 – World Wide Disclosure Facility

New Forest

Capital Gains Tax Planning

Accountants Hampshire

Landlords welcome tax incentives for long-term tenancies

Accountants Portsmouth

The marriage allowance explained

Accountants Southampton

Rules for “rent a room” relief to be tightened up from 6 April 2019

Accountants Portsmouth

Advisory fuel rate for ‘pure’ electric cars

Accountants Hampshire

Client wins, results and longevity are the most likely reasons for businesses in the South to celebrate, forum members decide

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What is IR35?

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A challenging time for charities, but technology and collaboration offer new opportunities

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Innovative programme launched for chairs of smaller charities

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Are your charity details up to date?

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Reviewing corporate governance to maximise effective decision-making

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Guidance published on acceptance or refusal of donations

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Making Tax Digital – is your charity ready?

Accountants Hampshire

HWB urges landlords to prepare now for next EPC rating deadline

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Specialist property accountant urges Hampshire landlords to prepare now to stay profitable amid fees overhaul

Accountants Portsmouth

Major report reveals growing number of SMEs seek strategic advice – but more could still be benefiting from opportunities

Accountants Hampshire

Talent Development

Accountants Southampton

Notify HMRC of EBT and similar loans by 30 September

New Forest

Trust Taxation

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Furnished holiday lettings

Accountants Hampshire

New VAT Rules for Building Trade in 2019

Accountants Southampton

Making Tax Digital for VAT-registered businesses

Accountants Hampshire

Boosting business profitability with the Employment Allowance

Accountants Hampshire

Optional Remuneration Arrangements: Guidance for SMEs

Accountants Southampton

Freeing up time for innovation will be key for growth of SMEs

Making Tax Digital for Business

Making Tax Digital for Business – opening the door to the benefits of online accounting

Vacancies

How to navigate business rates for small businesses

Accountants Southampton

The patent conundrum for SMEs

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Re-enrolment – avoiding the non-compliance trap

Accountants Portsmouth

HMRC defers launch of digital accounts for individuals

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Leadership Skills

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VAT changes on the cards in post-Brexit travel industry

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Deadline for reporting benefits in kind nears

Accountants Hampshire

The benefits of outsourcing

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Businesses call for more government support

Chartered Accountants in Southampton

Off-Payroll rules (IR35) to be extended to private sector workers?

New Forest

EMI share option scheme receives state aid approval

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ATOL holders urged to prepare for new CAA reporting requirements

Entrepreneurs Relief

Entrepreneurs Relief – a welcomed tax relief for shareholders in the South

Retaining accountability for charity accounts

Retaining transparency and accountability for charity accounts

Making Tax digital

Selected businesses begin Making Tax Digital testing

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Changes to termination payments

GDPR

GDPR Is Here

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Taking a lodger? Don’t forget to claim ‘Rent a Room’ relief

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Company cars

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Personal tax planning

Ocean Village

Smallest firms hit by higher pension costs

Statutory residency test

CGT to be paid earlier on property disposals in 2020

HWB Tax Card 2018-19

HMRC lose IR35 case

HMRC Self Assessment

Form P11Ds to include benefits provided by salary sacrifice

HWB team climbs UK’s highest peaks and raises £4,000 for charity

HWB team climbs UK’s highest peaks and raises £4,000 for charity

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HWB seminar shines spotlight on key updates for charities

R and D qualifying tax costs

Be aware of the reporting duties of an auditor

HWB Guides

Charities urged to update practices to reflect new automatic disqualification rules

HWB news

No major tax changes in chancellor’s spring statement

GDPR

Small firms not ready for data protection shake-up

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From sole trader to a limited company

Tax relief qualifying costs

Clipping the wings of phoenix companies

Printing

Health & Safety

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Tenant fees ban set to cost landlords £82.9m

Tax and benefits in kind

Charities gift aid small donations scheme

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Creating a great business strategy

HWB Tax Card 2018-19

Tax efficient extraction of profit from companies for 2018/19

R and D qualifying tax costs

How to use Google Analytics effectively

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Cash and digital payments in the new economy

Making Tax digital

Making Tax Digital: The end of “binge book-keeping” for businesses?

Tax relief qualifying costs

Regulators seek views on amendments to the SORP

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Ensuring compliance for charities trading in investments with a Legal Entity Identifier (LEI)

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Get ready for changes to Annual Return

HWB Guides

Budget changes require careful financial planning

R and D qualifying tax costs

Strengthening the audit process for charities

Vacancies

Be alert to threat of internal fraud

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Charitable incorporated organisations – making the switch?

HWB appointed for their expertise in charity finance by leading hospice trust in New Forest

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Managing your strategic objectives

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Building a business development culture

Perfect solutions with HWB

Managing the gig economy

Making Tax digital

Want to join the Making Tax Digital VAT pilot?

Social media

Mobile Device Management

HWB Tax Cards

Taxpayers reclaim £493m from HMRC

Vacancies

One million firms comply with auto-enrolment

Inheritance tax

Pension funds can be very effective estate planning

Statutory residency test

Cash Basis for Landlords

Office table

Tax and Employee Benefits

HMRC Self Assessment

Are you sure your workers are self-employed?

Inheritance tax

HWB becomes one of first firms in region to obtain probate licence

Perfect solutions with HWB

Create a few new habits for 2018

HMRC Self Assessment

Termination Payments

R and D qualifying tax costs

Did you get a big tax bill and now want some back?

Making Tax digital

Does your accounts system comply with MTD for VAT?

Credit card

Firms banned from charging credit card fees

Statutory residency test

Advantages of furnished holiday lettings

Tax and benefits in kind

Fraudsters target over-65s in gift card tax scam

HWB news

Government moves to scrap controversial ‘staircase tax’

HWB - experience the difference

Value Your People

Retirement

Exceeding the annual pension allowance

Murray Parish Trust

HWB pledges fundraising for vital children’s hospital unit

HMRC Self Assessment

HMRC Investigations

HWB Tax Cards

HMRC stops use of personal credit cards to pay tax bills

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Giving to charity in life and death

HWB - experience the difference

Managing Change

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New Year resolutions to save tax

HMRC Self Assessment

Update the Tax Credits Office to ensure the right benefits

Accountancy Services

Key trends to watch in 2018

R and D qualifying tax costs

Value is not the same as price

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Advisory Fuel Rate for Company Cars from December 2017

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Deadline for charities to obtain a Legal Entity Identifier

HMRC Self Assessment

Offshore Disclosure Facility – Don’t miss the boat

HWB news

Building a Britain fit for the future

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Treasury delays abolition of class 2 national insurance

Social media

iPhone X

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Shift your networking focus

Tax relief R and D

Claims for R&D tax credits hit record high

R and D qualifying tax costs

Accounts for Limited Companies

HWB - experience the difference

Managing High Performance Teams

HWB news

Budget Summary

HWB Christmas Calendar Quiz

Ho Ho Ho HWB! Take part in our Christmas Advent Calendar Quiz

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Patent Box

HMRC Self Assessment

Some may not get a self assessment tax return next year

HWB news

Changes to pension tax relief in the budget?

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Under-25s push for national living wage equality

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Value Based Pricing

R and D qualifying tax costs

Measuring Business Performance

HWB Tax Card 2016-17

Furnished holiday letting business is not a business for IHT relief

Vacancies

The importance of boardroom diversity

HWB Tax Cards

HMRC have updated their guidance on salary sacrifice schemes

HWB Tax Card 2017-18

Apprenticeship levy leaves firms baffled

Paperclips

Cautious businesses delaying investment

Vacancies

Must own 5% of ordinary shares to qualify for CGT entrepreneurs relief

Benefits

Managing Automatic Re-enrolment

Paperclips

Finance Bill 2017-19 round-up

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Sole traders exposed to cash crises

Fuel Station

When is a company van not a van?

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Getting Your Team on Side

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Good governance is good for business

To let

Buy-to-let regulations fuel rent rises

Password security

Password Security

Pound coins

Are spouses wages fully deductible?

HMRC Self Assessment

Reclaiming foreign VAT on expenses

Fuel Station

Advisory Fuel Rate for Company Cars

To let

Commercial Landlords need to prepare for Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES)

Pound coins

Tribunal Rules on Disbursements

Vacancies

Risk Assessment for Businesses

Paperclips

VAT and three-party transactions

Fuel Station

Changing your company car? What about a Hybrid?

Benefits

Trivial Benefits

HWB - experience the difference

Managing Customer Experience

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Rising national living wage hits SME profits

Pound coins

High value dealers need to register for cash payments

Printing

Is your company carrying out R&D?

Paperclips

Payroll issues for employers

IHT

Inheritance Tax – The family home allowance

GDPR

Businesses urged to prepare for Data Protection Bill

Making Tax digital

Making Tax Digital: Reporting VAT online – aren’t we doing that already?

Paperclips

New company loss rules to go ahead

Office table

What do future leaders look like?

Vacancies

Lack of funds holding back start-ups

Paperclips

Businesses approve Prompt Payment Code

London

Thinking of winding up your company?

London

Working in the “Gig” economy

Paperclips

Second finance bill this Autumn

Social media

Blackberry makes a comeback with the KeyOne

Vacancies

Creating a learning culture in your firm

Childcare

New Government Childcare Schemes

Making Tax digital

Managing the digital revolution

Paperclips

Important changes to PSC reporting

To let

Buy-to-Let Property

Retirement

Planning your Retirement

HWB news

Implications of Hung Parliament

Paperclips

Strategy – It’s all about the execution

Making Tax digital

Digital Accounting Update

HWB Tax Card 2016-17

Salary or Dividend?

Inheritance tax

HMRC urged to extend executors’ inheritance tax deadline

HMRC Self Assessment

One business or two for VAT

Tax relief qualifying costs

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