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Only Six months till next landlords’ tax hike…

November 7, 2016 – 6:45 am | Comments Off on Only Six months till next landlords’ tax hike…

Buy-to-let landlords face huge tax increases in less than six months’ time as a result of rule changes ushered in by former Chancellor, George Osborne.

Ensure legal compliance to avoid tax raids…

August 5, 2016 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Ensure legal compliance to avoid tax raids…
Aziz Rahman

“Nobody is too big to be raided by tax inspectors.”
This is according to Aziz Rahman, Senior Partner at serious and corporate crime defence specialists Rahman Ravelli, whose comments came shortly after officials in France and …

Stamp Duty changes will help some and cost others…

April 4, 2016 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on Stamp Duty changes will help some and cost others…
Andrew Campbell

Owners of buy-to-let properties and those wishing to develop small-scale commercial property could find themselves hit hard by changes announced to Stamp Duty Land Tax in the budget, warns Bristol solicitor Andrew Campbell of Clarke …

Employers braced for perfect storm of change major payroll changes from April 2016…

April 1, 2016 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Employers braced for perfect storm of change major payroll changes from April 2016…
Will Hanbury

Employers are bracing themselves for major changes to employment taxes and reporting requirements from April this year.
A “tsunami” of government regulations come into effect this April requiring employers to urgently update their procedures and systems, …

Free seminar to help businesses prepare for changes…

March 2, 2016 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on Free seminar to help businesses prepare for changes…
Danielle Campbell of Hayward Wright Accountancy Group

Businesses across Worcestershire are being invited to a free seminar which will see tax and accountancy experts guiding them through sweeping changes coming into effect this year.
The seminar, hosted by leading finance and tax specialists …

Fifty days left for “hard-working” self employed…

February 15, 2016 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Fifty days left for “hard-working” self employed…
Terri Halstead, Tax Partner at Haines Watts

Business owners have just fifty days (from Monday, February 15, 2016) in which to make dividend payments and avoid significant increases in tax on those the Chancellor has described as “our hard working people”, a …

RSM’s Weekly Tax Brief – 26 January 2016…

February 3, 2016 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on RSM’s Weekly Tax Brief – 26 January 2016…
RSM’s Weekly Tax Brief – 26 January 2016…

In this edition of RSM’s weekly round-up of the most important tax news, we cover the latest developments…

Birmingham businesses warned – don’t get caught out by international tax changes…

January 22, 2016 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on Birmingham businesses warned – don’t get caught out by international tax changes…
Birmingham businesses warned – don’t get caught out by international tax changes…

RSM is warning businesses in Birmingham not to get caught out by major new tax rules that are coming into force from this month.
The changes were announced last year following the OECD’s project to crackdown …

West Midlands accountants want Osborne to deliver more on Business Rates…

October 21, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on West Midlands accountants want Osborne to deliver more on Business Rates…
West Midlands accountants want Osborne to deliver more on Business Rates…

Plans to devolve Business Rates, announced by the Chancellor (George Osborne), must go one step further, according to the Top 40 accountancy firm with an office in Worcester that has campaigned for change to this …

Plinkfizz and Thompson Wright to Help SMEs with Tax-Related Seminar…

June 25, 2014 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Plinkfizz and Thompson Wright to Help SMEs with Tax-Related Seminar…
Plinkfizz and Thompson Wright to Help SMEs with Tax-Related Seminar…

Changes in tax regimes for manufacturing companies and other SMEs in the area will be explored by a seminar co-hosted by Plinkfizz communications agency and chartered accountants Thompson Wright.
The Newcastle-based businesses are holding the Money …

‘Real’ apprenticeships will guard against further job losses for British young…

January 10, 2014 – 8:31 am | Comments Off on ‘Real’ apprenticeships will guard against further job losses for British young…
‘Real’ apprenticeships will guard against further job losses for British young…

Unemployed young British workers must be provided with high-quality training or apprenticeships opportunities to stop new waves of eastern European migration exacerbating an already dire employment situation in the UK warned a leading entrepreneur today.
“More …

£1.4m package to boost city’s transport links to i54…

January 10, 2014 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on £1.4m package to boost city’s transport links to i54…
£1.4m package to boost city’s transport links to i54…

A £1.4m package of public transport improvements along the main route between Wolverhampton city centre and i54 South Staffordshire has been given the green light.
The joint project by Wolverhampton City Council and transport authority Centro …

Retailers need to get smarter about effects of online shopping…

January 10, 2014 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on Retailers need to get smarter about effects of online shopping…
Prof Phil Blythe from the IET

Online shopping in the UK continued to grow this Christmas with 63 per cent of online shoppers ordering three or more gifts online, but engineers are warning this switch in shopping style needs to be …

Top tips for business start ups…

January 10, 2014 – 8:26 am | Comments Off on Top tips for business start ups…
business start ups

The decade so far has seen start up fever sweep the UK. In 2013, according to Start Up Britain, more than 500,000 new businesses were set up, with the previous year’s figure standing at 484,000. …

sales-i survey reveals traits of successful salesperson…

January 10, 2014 – 8:26 am | Comments Off on sales-i survey reveals traits of successful salesperson…
Paul Black, CEO of sales-i

A survey of 254 sales professionals across the UK and USA has shown that their career paths may have been determined from an early age. Demonstrating the ambition and drive required to succeed in a …

Baker Tilly’s Weekly Tax Brief…

January 10, 2014 – 8:26 am | Comments Off on Baker Tilly’s Weekly Tax Brief…
Baker Tilly’s Weekly Tax Brief…

Baker Tilly’s Weekly Tax Brief
An end to tax tourism by multinational corporations?
News that seven US technology companies, including Google, Amazon and eBay, paid only £54m of UK corporation tax in 2012 has elicited hard-felt but …

New Year’s Honours recognise health and safety champions…

January 10, 2014 – 8:25 am | Comments Off on New Year’s Honours recognise health and safety champions…
New Year’s Honours recognise health and safety champions…

The Chief Executive and Trustees of the British Safety Council congratulate all of the recipients of awards appearing in the New Year Honours list announced last week. In particular the British Safety Council welcomed the …

UK business owner calls for more emphasis on business hubs outside of London…

January 9, 2014 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on UK business owner calls for more emphasis on business hubs outside of London…
UK business owner calls for more emphasis on business hubs  outside of London…

As the economy climbs towards recovery, the driving force behind UK Plc –  Britain’s SMEs – are finally looking at growth plans for the first time in five years. Beatrice Bartlay, Founder and Managing Director …

CBI RESPONDS TO LATEST BoE CREDIT CONDITIONS DATA…

January 9, 2014 – 8:29 am | Comments Off on CBI RESPONDS TO LATEST BoE CREDIT CONDITIONS DATA…
CBI RESPONDS TO LATEST BoE CREDIT CONDITIONS DATA…

The CBI responded to the latest Credit Conditions Survey from the Bank of England for Q4 2013.
Matthew Fell, CBI Director for Competitive Markets, said:
“This data shows that the availability of finance for growing business is improving and …

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