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Don’t delay – Submit your tax return today!

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Sole traders across the UK will notice letters from the taxman dropping through their letterboxes in the days ahead, reminding them that the tax year has ended and it’s now time to file their Self-Assessment Tax Return. Of course, the

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Will You Pursue Your Business Idea in 2019?

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Many would be business owners take the opportunity of a new year to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. If you are going to use 2019 to launch your new business then it’s important to remember that finances are a necessary part

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Do you know your numbers?

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As a freelancer, sole trader or small business owner, other than knowledge of your own trade the most important thing to keep on top of in your business are the numbers. Income, expenses, cashflow, projections, first-hand knowledge of these will

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Tax Deductions – Are you losing out?

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When completing your tax return a good accountant will check that all of your tax deductions are included. Sadly, however, some are less pro-active and will simply process the details you give them, without looking for extra tax savings. So,

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Start-Up Advice: Choosing a Business Entity

Choosing Business Entity

So you’ve decided to Start-Up that business idea floating about in your head, and turn it into a reality; you’ve got a name, now you just need an Entity- but which is right? Limited Company, Sole Trader or Partnership? You

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Self-Assessment Tax Return Mistakes and How to Avoid Them.

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There are a number of common tax return mistakes that can hold things up (possibly leading to a penalty fee), cause you problems or even prompt HMRC to look more closely at you. So it’s best to be aware of

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Phillip Hammond’s first Autumn Statement

On Wednesday 23 November 2016 Phillip Hammond presented his first Autumn Statement. So what exactly did the Chancellor say and, more importantly, what did it actually mean? A summary of this year’s Autumn Statement is now available here dna-accountants_5010_autumn-statement_2016 The Autumn

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Become a Numbers Ninja with Xero & Cloud Accounting

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Speaking to fellow small business owners you will have heard all the usual gripes, “keeping on top of my accounts is the bane of my life”, “I don’t have a clue what’s going on with my accounts, my accountant just

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