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Seven Sins to Avoid if You Want Business Success

Feb 24, 2013
You've had a great business idea and you think it's going to be a success.... or will it? You might think you're onto a winner, but make sure you avoid these Seven Sins or you could be on the road to disaster
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National Minimum Wage Rates (NMW) 2014 - 2015

Oct 01, 2014
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National Minimum Wage Rates for 2014-2015, and past rates
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Advisory Fuel Rates (Company Car)

Sep 01, 2012
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HMRC advisory fuel rates for company owned vehicles
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Authorised Mileage rates (Own vehicle)

Sep 01, 2012
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HMRC authorised mileage rates for privately owned cars, vans, motorbikes and cycles
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VAT Registration & Deregistration Thresholds

Apr 01, 2012
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Find out when you need to register for VAT and when you can deregister
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VAT Rates and Fractions

Nov 18, 2011
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VAT rates and how to work out the VAT in a VAT inclusive amount
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Tips, Gratuities, Service Charges and Troncs

Oct 07, 2011
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Do you know what a tronc is? Do you know how to deal with Tax, National Insurance and VAT on tips and gratuities? This guide covers arrangements for sharing tips, gratuities and service charges amongst employees in the catering and service industries. It deals with the treatment of tips, gratuities and service charges for Income Tax, National Insurance contributions (NICs), national minimum wage (NMW) and VAT purposes, including the treatment where a tronc exists.
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VAT : Choosing the right scheme for your business

Sep 05, 2010
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This guide provides an overview of the various VAT schemes
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Sole Trader / Partnership v Limited Company

Jul 28, 2010
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Choosing the right business structure for your needs
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