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Businesses need to be aware of escalating auto-enrolment fines

Date: 12/05/15

A number of businesses who have failed to sign staff up to a workplace pension scheme have been hit with escalating fines by The Pensions Regulator. Under current workplace pension rules, all employers with at least one member of staff have to... Read More

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Are you ready for FRS102?

Date: 07/05/15

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are reminded that a new accounting standard could affect their financial affairs.  The proposed changes of the new UK GAAP [Generally Accepted Accounting Principles], known as FRS102, will align the... Read More

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Is your self-assessment tax return still outstanding?

Date: 20/04/15

People are reminded that if they still haven't submitted their self-assessment tax returns, additional fines will soon be charged. From 1 May, people that have yet to send HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) their returns will incur a five per cent or... Read More

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How will the pension reforms affect you?

Date: 06/04/15

New pension freedoms for over 55s that were introduced at the start of the month represent the biggest shake-up to pensions in a generation.  Although the reforms will change the way we save and spend before and during retirement, people are warned... Read More

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People need to be aware of changes to tax efficient schemes

Date: 01/04/15

Individuals are reminded that a number of tax-efficient investment schemes will be changing soon. The reminder comes after the Chancellor, George Osborne, announced a number of changes to venture capital trusts (VCT) and enterprise investment... Read More

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