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Business owners and shareholders need to be ready for changes to dividends

Date: 09/03/16

Business owners and shareholders are encouraged to reassess their position on dividends ahead of changes to the way they are taxed next month. At present there are considerable savings to be made in National Insurance contributions if a minimal... Read More

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Are you ready for the National Living Wage?

Date: 02/03/16

With just a month left before the new National Living Wage is introduced, employers are encouraged to get the correct payroll processes in place. From 1 April 2016 employees over the age of 25 who are currently earning the minimum wage rate of £6.... Read More

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Plan now for the end of the tax year

Date: 24/02/16

Individuals are remidned to use all the tax reliefs and allowances available to them before the current tax year ends on 5 April 2016 in order to minimise liabilities.  There are a number of investment and tax planning ideas that should be... Read More

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Don't ignore the taxmans demand's

Date: 22/02/16

Businesses are warned not to ignore accelerated payment notices (APNs) from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), after the department revealed that it raised more than £2 billion from the scheme in 2015. APNs were introduced in 2014 to recover disputed... Read More

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Don't be late filing your company accounts

Date: 04/02/16

Businesses are being warned to prepare their company accounts on time as new data shows that businesses in the UK have already been fined more than £65 million since April last year. The figures released by Companies House show that between April... Read More

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