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What does Business Recovery Planning look like?

Right now, it’s ‘Business Unusual’ as businesses reopen after the Covid-19 crisis and adapt to an unfamiliar environment.  We’re on the frontline of business support and we’re doing all we can to help our clients get to a new ‘Business as Usual’. On 7th January at...

Does a Garden Office Count as a Business Expense?

Does a Garden Office Count as a Business Expense?

This is the Garden Office of our Director Carrie Working from home used to be a pipe dream for the average employee. But with the ongoing pandemic, millions of people have been forced to make the long-term switch to working from home. And that means more and more...

Lockdown part 2 – What support is available

Saturday wasn’t the Halloween surprise we wanted, however following Boris Johnsons announcement on Saturday night a number of new support packages have been released.  The full detail is not available at the moment but this blog post summarises what we know so far: ...

Job Support Scheme

Job Support Scheme

This post is based on legislation published on 27th October 2020, further guidance is expected by the end of October.  What is it? With the furlough scheme coming to an end, the Job Support Scheme has been designed to give support to employers who are still...

Can an Eco-Friendly Company Car Help You Pay Less Tax?

Can an Eco-Friendly Company Car Help You Pay Less Tax?

If you're running a business that puts cars through your company, you've probably seen your taxes growing every year.  And with the recent ruling against Coca-Cola and their fleet of modified vans, almost every company director is starting to rethink...

Is Your Company Van About to Cost You More in Tax?

Is Your Company Van About to Cost You More in Tax?

If you're a company director cruising around in a crew-cab van, we've got some bad news for you:  You might be at the end of your van-related tax benefits.  The ongoing dispute between HMRC and the Coca-Cola Company has finally come to a conclusion...

How the Summer 2020 Statement impacts our clients

How the Summer 2020 Statement impacts our clients

On Wednesday 8th July the Chancellor delivered his summer statement announcing measures to help the UK navigate out of COVID19, with the key focus being on maintaining jobs and helping the leisure retail and hospitality industry. So what were the measures announced...

The extended furlough scheme what to employers need to know?

The extended furlough scheme what to employers need to know?

There are two fundamental changes that have been announced to the Coronavirus Job retention scheme: The introduction of flexible furlough arrangements from 1st July 2020The reduction in government funding You can find the detailed guidance here The purpose of this...

Second self-employment grant

HMRC have extended the Self-Employed income support scheme to cover a full and final grant to cover an additional 3 months for sole traders whose businesses are still adversely impacted by COVID19 after 14th July 2020. https://youtu.be/7rlWK-kXod4 It will be...

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