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How much should you pay yourself as a business owner?
Starting your own business means doing something you’re passionate about. However, at the end of the day, the main idea is to also make a living out of it. As a business owner, you need to decide how much money you want to pay yourself.......
Do I need to register for VAT - The complete guide
If you're unsure whether you should be registered for VAT we've put together this handy guide to help you.
Returning Employees from Furlough: What It Means for Your Payroll
The on-going COVID-19 pandemic has been absolutely devastating to businesses and people across the UK, with hundreds of jobs lost and companies that have gone into liquidation. In order to support them, the government has introduced......
2020: What have we learned and what can we look forward to next year?
2020 has been an absolutely crazy year for all of us and not in the best way either. Where do we begin... We started the year with political tensions between the US and Iran, leaving us in fear of another potential world war........
7 Lessons every business could learn from Santa
There are many great businessmen that you may look up to, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Elon Musk. However, there’s one important name that you’re probably forgetting. You’ve guessed it - the one and only Santa Claus who runs one......
Everything you need to know about Self Assessment
For every starting entrepreneur, filing a Self Assessment for the first time can be a bit of a headache.. There are quite a few things to know and understand before you can feel comfortable with the whole process. So, to help you have a......
5 business sectors that are thriving in lockdown
The Coronavirus pandemic has affected all of us in one way or another. It has been an incredibly difficult year for a lot of businesses, especially those in hospitality and events that have been forced to shut down once again, during......
Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Accounting and Bookkeeping Services
Once your business starts growing, you simply need a professional who can manage your accounting and bookkeeping. Every business owner has to decide whether they want to hire a bookkeeper or accountant to work in-house or engage an......
Planning for a no-deal Brexit
And how Brexit will affect UK businesses..
Financial support for businesses: Extended Coronavirus Loans
As of today (5th of November 2020), the UK has entered a second national lockdown, meaning that all non-essential businesses will be shut for a month (until the 2nd of December). These restrictions include restaurants, pubs, gyms and......