The pressures on Philip Hammond, the Chancellor, nicknamed “Spreadsheet Phil”, for the forthcoming budget on 22nd November are considerable giving the political problems the Government is encountering currently. The Chancellor has opted, it would appear, to forego reducing the monthly deficit on public expenditure and is trying to emulate Labour by increasing public investment and…
In this month’s episode of The Competitive Edge, we discuss CGT Entrepreneurs relief, reclaiming foreign VAT on expenses, tax on dividends this January and more. Download below.
Know your reasons for doing a particular task or taking a particular action. Have a clear vision of what you want to achieve. Write down the reasons why you want to achieve the task or goal. Having a good reason for doing something helps you to focus and gives you direction.
In this month’s episode of The Competitive Edge, we discuss the new company loss rules, reporting VAT online, research and development and more. Download below.
To be strategic is to be innovative, resourceful, purposeful and intentional which is why so many top businesses use a strategic planning process to distance themselves from the competition. It is still surprising however how many business owners do not adopt a strategic planning process and do not have any form of written business objectives…
Planning or making changes is something we all have to face at some point. Whether it is for professional or personal reasons, at some stage, we will be called upon to take action. Such times are often very challenging as we go through a process of weighing up what to do.
In this month’s episode of The Competitive Edge, we discuss the delay of making tax digital, new government childcare schemes, working in the ‘gig’ economy and more. Download below.
In this month’s episode of The Competitive Edge, we discuss the implications of hung parliament, advisory fuel rates for company cars, tax deductible sponsorship and more. Download below.
Marketing is the creation and generation of potential customers. It’s also the process of developing and retaining clients and strategies for your marketplace. Staying ahead of the curve and presenting your services from your customer’s point of view is vital for any marketing campaign to be a success.