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Spread a little Christmas Cheer (and why not extend it to the rest of the year too)


Spread a little Christmas Cheer (and why not extend it to the rest of the year too) I know what you’re thinking. ‘It’s only October – can we pleeeeease not talk about Christmas already’. But a successful and happy family Christmas doesn’t just happen. It takes work and planning. Like running a business. You can’t[…] Read more »

Getting your finances into Summer shape

In Summer Shape

Getting your finances into Summer shape   It may still be spring but Summer is approaching quickly and it’s time to kick up the intensity in your workouts so you can look great at the beach or just walking around town.   Here are my top tax tips for getting your finances in the best[…] Read more »

Make money from the VAT man!

Make money from the VAT man! I am sure the title has caught your attention and, no it isn’t a typo, there really is a way that you can be better off by being VAT registered. Any business that has sales of over £81,000 (increasing to £82,000 on 1st April 2015) in a 12 month[…] Read more »

Administration of Family Trusts

Administration of Family Trusts – Can we help? Do you have a family trust that needs to be administered? We can help with trust administration and prepare annual trust accounts. One of the fundamental duties of a trustee is to give account to the trust beneficiaries for the stewardship of the trust assets, if called[…] Read more »

Up A Mountain with No Post Box!

Up A Mountain with No Post Box! Can you believe that it is March already? We are almost at the end of another tax year; the tax year ends on the 5th April 2015. Whether you are completing a paper Return or online submission, filing deadlines 31st October 2015 and 31st January 2016 respectively, don’t[…] Read more »

Pre 5th April 2015 Checklist

Pre 5th April 2015 Checklist Pay a Pension Contribution  Did you know – You can receive 20% tax relief on a pension contribution even if you don’t pay tax! The maximum a non tax payer can contribute is £3,600 gross – a payment of £2,880 to which the tax man adds £720! If you do[…] Read more »

What is acceptable tax planning?

Tax Planning

    What is acceptable tax planning? Lord Clyde, when Lord President of the Court of Session, in the 1929 case of Ayrshire Pullman Motor Services v Inland Revenue stated – “No man in the country is under the smallest obligation, moral or other, so to arrange his legal relations to his business or property[…] Read more »

Inheritance Tax in a Nutshell

Empty nutshell

Inheritance Tax Could the following services we offer benefit you (or your parents) and save you money? Are you worried about your family’s Inheritance Tax bill on your estate? A starting point to deal with Inheritance Tax could be to look at what the potential size of any future IHT bill. Why not let us[…] Read more »

The unexpected does happen!

The Unexpected

The unexpected does happen! We cannot avoid the unexpected from happening. Sometimes a surprise can be very enjoyable, but sometimes we, or perhaps our family friends and colleagues, might wish we had done some simple protective planning. Dealing with the consequences of the unexpected can be much easier if the right documents are already in[…] Read more »



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