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Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) Rebate Scheme

The scheme which enables small businesses to recoup SSP costs due to coronavirus will close on 30th September 2021. We have put together a list of commonly asked questions which we hope you will find useful.

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What are the benefits of cloud accounting?

Cloud accounting can have a significant impact on a small or medium-sized business, changing working practices and in many cases allowing more efficient and streamlined accounting. 

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Social Care Tax Rise

Government announces increase in National Insurance Contributions (NIC) and increased tax rates on dividend income to help fund the Government’s social care plans.

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Need to Claim Loss Relief? Here are some FAQs to guide you…

Claiming trading losses can generate significant tax savings for both companies and unincorporated businesses.  This temporary extension to the rules currently allows losses to be carried back for up to three years prior to the loss-making year rather than the standard 12 months. Here we provide a summary of the rules for both companies and unincorporated businesses.

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VAT and Medical Professionals

VAT where medical professionals are involved may seem a straight forward area of this complicated tax – but is it as straight forward as it seems?

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Capital Gains Tax returns – what do I need to know?

Selling a property can be stressful at the best of times. To add to the complexities, you might then need to deal with your Capital Gains Tax (CGT) obligations immediately following completion.  This article lists some frequently asked questions which may assist you in determining your obligations.

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SDLT – Garage or Commercial Storage

Jason Croke looks into a recent case where the use of a garage is changed to commercial use and rented out as a separate entity, what does it mean for the SDLT? Read more to find out about this interesting case…

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Is Cloud Accounting Safe?

We use cloud-based solutions in our everyday lives without giving it much thought and so it makes sense to use the cloud for our business too. In this article we have addressed six of the most common concerns about cloud accounting.

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Looking to purchase a new vehicle – considering electric?

If you are looking to purchase a new vehicle and are considering going electric, the government are offering a grant of up to £2,500 giving an automatic discount against the cost of the vehicle.

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