My Day At The Chewton Glen

I luckily had the chance to attend the Executive Association Solent networking event at The Chewton Glen. This was a great experience as I was able to meet local business owners, enjoy an excellent meal and develop a relationship with one of our clients, Kristy Davies-Sumpter from Zest Consultancy.  Chewton Glen The Chewton Glen is…

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MTD For VAT – Are You Ready?

MTD for VAT – Are you Ready? Making Tax Digital for VAT (MTD) is fast approaching, but are you ready for when it arrives? What is Making Tax Digital for VAT? Per HMRC Making Tax Digital is a key part of the government’s plans to ensure individuals and businesses keep on top of their tax…

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Your Company – Methods Of Extracting Funds And Section 455 “Tax”

Your company – methods of extracting funds and Section 455 “tax” Fund extractions from a family company I have often been asked what various ways there are in taking money out of a family company. With a little bit of imagination, I have come up with nine.  Besides the top three of remuneration in the form…

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10 Ways To Triple Your Effectiveness In A Week

1. Expect twice as much from others as you expect from yourself. Don’t hold your productivity back by assuming your team won’t or can’t do twice as much as you can. Let go of the fear of consequence and get used to hearing people say no to you from time to time. 2. Ask for…

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Get Over The Fear Of Marketing Your Business

Get Over The Fear Of Marketing Your Business. Like many business owners, you may be thinking, “Marketing; what’s that?” Does the thought of finding new ways in which to promote yourself and your business fill you with dread?  Where do you find the time?  Where’s the next new idea coming from? When looking at your top…

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Should I Be A Sole Trader Or A Limited Company?

When setting up business we have customers who ask us whether they should be a sole trader or a limited company. Here’s a bit of basic information about each of them and what the obligations of each are: Sole Trader A sole trader essentially refers to a business that is neither a partnership nor a…

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Tax News and Updates – December 2018

In this month’s episode of Tax News and Updates: It’s the season of giving and in this month’s update we take a look at inheritance tax (IHT) exemptions and how certain gifts can have capital gains tax (CGT) implications… Download the PDF below.

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