Cloud accounting makes sense at a number of levels, argues Ian Smith. So why are some businesses still so reluctant to embrace it?
A new savings allowance is available to basic and higher rate taxpayers for 2016/17. The amount available depends on the individual’s circumstances.
Detlev Anderson argues that you need heavy-hitters on your side when you approach a bank with a view to getting finance for investment.
If you thought the formation of a corporate group structure was just for big multinationals, it’s time to think again, suggests GRAHAME MAUGHAN It’s a serious option for much smaller businesses too.
If you’re looking for new premises, it’s worth widening your range of options, writes JON ROUTLEDGE. By choosing to renovate a derelict building in a disadvantaged area, you could benefit from a significant tax break.
Under new rules companies and limited liability partnerships (LLPs) must now compile and keep up to date a Register of People with Significant Control (PSCs). The aim of the register is to help increase transparency about who ultimately controls UK companies.
The 2014/15 tax year saw major changes to the reporting requirements and administration of employee share schemes. All share schemes now need to be registered online with HMRC and annual returns must also be filed online.
It is apparent that there are increased stress levels surrounding a client’s accounting year end, including what to do, when to do it, how to do it and what to consider.