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April 30, 2020

Remote Working “The New Norm” – tips to maximise productivity


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Prior to the current Covid-19 pandemic, working from home in many industries was not considered appropriate or practical, with figures released by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) suggesting that

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March 18, 2020

Delay to off-payroll working reforms


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Amidst the uncertainty caused by the economic impact of covid-19, there has been a welcome reprieve for businesses grappling with the introduction of the off-payroll working reforms to the private

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March 2, 2020

Tax investigations and Barnes Roffe fee protection


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HMRC enquiries have become better targeted, and are being undertaken with an unprecedented level of detail and persistence. As mentioned in a recent Topical Tip (TT303, October 2019), total tax revenues in 2018/19 increased by £22bn to £627.9bn with tax investigations yielding £34.1bn of that – a 12.5% increase in additional tax on 2017/18.

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February 13, 2020

Off-payroll reforms into review


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Following months of disquiet, the government announced a review of the extension of the off-payroll taxation rules into the private sector. The rules, also known as IR35, are intended to

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January 30, 2020

New year, new government


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How will the new government affect your financial planning?    December’s general election delivered a Conservative government with the sort of majority which consigns the knife-edge parliamentary battles of recent

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January 23, 2020

Key Business Trends for 2020


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The environment, wellbeing, mental health and technology look set to be some of the big business trends in 2020. As we move into 2020, businesses will have to adapt in

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January 16, 2020

Reduce debtor days to improve cash flow


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Cash flow is king in any business. Yet cash flow is one of the areas that many businesses struggle to manage. Customers are reluctant to part with their money, even

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January 9, 2020

Effective Employee Benefits Don’t Have to Cost Much


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Work life balance and flexible working benefits may be more valued than some of the more expensive employee benefits offered by some businesses. Google is well known for providing everything

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January 2, 2020

Managing Leadership Transition


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Successfully managing a change in leadership can be difficult for any business. Good communication and proper planning are key. A change of leadership should be viewed as both a challenge

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December 31, 2019

Avoiding Burnout


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In today’s “always-on” society, business owners and managers are under more pressure than ever. Stress related workplace burnout is now recognised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an official

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December 23, 2019

Managing a Redundancy Process


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In the current economic climate, it is increasingly likely that at some stage, you could have to manage a redundancy process. In today’s uncertain business climate many firms face the

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December 19, 2019

Scammers targeting self-assessment deadline


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Fraudsters are targeting taxpayers with phone calls, texts and emails in the run up to the 31 January self-assessment deadline. The public notified HMRC of nearly 900,000 incidences in the

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