Scott & Wilkinson Blog - Page 17
Please select a news items listed below which maybe of interest to you. Alternatively, please review our archives down the right-hand side, searching either by category or by date. If any of them are of interest and you require more information, please do not hesitate to contact the office.
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
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
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
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
The growth and profitability of internationally-trading SMEs could be affected by volatile exchange rates. A nationwide survey (by foreign exchange service providers 'World First') of more than 1, 000 senior decision makers at UK-based SMEs that... Read More