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Get Ready for Brexit – Latest Guidance for Businesses

October 28, 2019 9:11 am Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Brexit. Business owners may shudder at the very mention of the word, but more than 3 years after the original... View Article

What Should You Expect From Your Accountant?

November 15, 2018 2:23 pm Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Let’s be honest the first time you approach an accountant you might not be sure of what you want, or... View Article

Running a Limited Company – What You Need to Know

April 16, 2018 1:32 pm Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Limited companies are one of the most popular legal structures in the UK, you will find them across all different... View Article

Employer Supported Childcare Voucher Changes From 6th April 2018

March 12, 2018 9:48 am Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

As of 6th April 2018, the Childcare Voucher scheme will no longer be available to new parents wanting to join... View Article

Making Tax Digital Part 2 – Updated HMRC Timeline

December 11, 2017 1:17 pm Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Making Tax Digital, or MTD is a radical change coming to HMRC, which will see them become the most digitally... View Article

New Employer? Your Auto-Enrolment Duties As Of 1st October 2017

November 24, 2017 3:56 pm Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Auto-enrolment has been rolling out to employers across the UK since 2012, with the aim of ensuring more people have... View Article

Taking On A Second Job? – Here’s What You Need To Know

October 17, 2017 3:09 pm Published by

Megan Webb

As well as having Payroll experience, Meg is our main point of contact for auto-enrolment setup. Now a qualified member of AAT, Meg is building her portfolio of accounting clients in a variety of sectors.
Megan Webb

Taking on a second job is a great way to earn extra money and many people now find this necessary... View Article

How To Take Time Off When You’re Self-Employed

October 3, 2017 11:46 am Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

With no legal entitlement to holiday pay, taking time off can be a challenge for the 4.8 million self-employed people... View Article

First Call Financials A – Z Jargon Buster

September 19, 2017 12:22 pm Published by

Steph Roffey

Steph is a Chartered Accountant with many years’ experience working in audit compliance and general accountancy. She is a Fellow of the ICAEW and has extensive knowledge of accountancy and tax for the self employed.

Finance is full of jargon! We know because we answer so many queries from our clients about what certain acronyms,... View Article

What Is National Insurance And Why Do I Pay It?

July 18, 2017 2:47 pm Published by

Megan Webb

As well as having Payroll experience, Meg is our main point of contact for auto-enrolment setup. Now a qualified member of AAT, Meg is building her portfolio of accounting clients in a variety of sectors.
Megan Webb

If you’re a worker or employee over 16 and earning above £157 per week, or are self-employed and generating a... View Article