There are many benefits of outsourcing your payroll function including reducing stress and leaving more time to reinvest in growth. In addition, it removes the burden of keeping up with the latest legislation and best practice. At Brown & Co [...]
Spotted a gap in the market and have a bright idea? Then you'll need to test, prepare and assess the risks and opportunities to give your new business the best chance of survival. Read our guide here to see what [...]
As traditional loans fall out of favour with increasing numbers of business owners, you may be looking for an alternative route for financing - and your pension could be the answer. Read our guide here to see how your pension [...]
How do you go about drawing profits from your business, and doing so efficiently? This guide discusses some of the common ways in which you can extract profits from your own company. Read our guide here.
Although Making Tax Digital (MTD) has suffered delays, MTD for VAT remains on course to take effect from 1 April 2019. Under the scheme, VAT-registered businesses are required to maintain digital records and submit the VAT return to HMRC electronically. [...]
With the 6 July deadline coming up for employers to file P11D forms to report employee benefits and expenses relating to 2017/18, you'll need to know your company’s reporting obligations for tax and NI in respect of travel and subsistence [...]
Despite year-on-year tax rises, company cars remain a popular benefit. While the tax cost of expensive high-emission cars can be eye-watering, by choosing carefully it’s possible to enjoy the convenience that comes with a company car for a relatively low [...]
Most employers choose to recognise the ongoing commitment made by their employees by providing various benefits and rewards. Read our update for the tax implications of providing some of those benefits.
HMRC’s vision to digitalise the UK tax system is well underway. From April 2019, all VAT registered businesses with turnover above the VAT threshold will be required to maintain digital records and send their information to HMRC using commercial software. [...]
The tax treatment of termination payments can be complex, not least because a termination package typically comprises several different elements, which may be treated differently for tax and national insurance purposes. In a bid to simplify matters, the rules for [...]