The new lockdown means that the team are working remotely but rest assured this won’t have an adverse impact on service levels. We’re confident we can maintain the level of service and customer care we pride ourselves in along with the capacity to support our accountancy clients.
A new consumer shopping app from Shopify could provide a post-coronavirus boost for small-and-medium-sized online sellers in the UK.
Although Shopify isn’t a well known consumer brand, many people will regularly use their technology without realising. This is because Shopify make the technology for anyone to set up and sell their products online.
If you are self-employed or you run your own business, then your accountant probably helps look after your books and provides assistance when it is time to fill in your tax return.
Most small business owners find this kind of help incredibly useful, especially if they use cloud accounting software like FreeAgent or Xero to stay on top of the bookkeeping.
If you are a NatWest or Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) small business customer, you can access the FreeAgent cloud accountancy software platform for free.
If you use either of these services, Cloud Accountant can help you get set up on the software for free, with additional support from a team of qualified accountants.
You can also sign up for the software for free on the NatWest or RBS website.
Christmas is a popular time for submitting Self-Assessments to HMRC ahead of the 31 January deadline.
Last year, 16,000 people submitted their tax return online between 24 and 26 December. This included more than 2,500 submissions on Christmas Day and almost 7,700 the day after on Boxing Day.
More than 17,000 people also submitted their Self-Assessments on the New Year’s Day bank holiday.
‘Tis the season of giving! We’ve put together this handy guide to explain what tax relief you can receive when you gift employees, clients and charities this festive season.
You may want to thank your employees for their hard work, throw a virtual staff party or give a gift to a client.
It’s important to understand what can and cannot be claimed through the expenses of your Limited company, so as not to overspend and potentially avoid all tax relief.
CloudAccountant.co.uk have of course been putting together comprehensive plans to ensure that we are fully prepared for whatever the next few months brings. The planning has considered all key parts of our business.
KPMG has confirmed plans to close its small business accounting division, leaving customers to find a new Xero-ready accountancy practice.
KPMG's Small Business Accounting (SBA) division was an exciting new offering when it launched in 2014, but heavy subscription fees made it difficult for the big four accountancy firm to gain traction in the market.
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Small Business Saturday is a relatively new celebration that celebrates the thousands of small businesses that help make Britain great.
The day itself is in less than two weeks, and there are lots of brilliant ways that shops, cafes and all sorts of other independents can get involved.
Here are our top tips for a successful Small Business Saturday.