Category Archives: Accountancy

Fraud | Protecting Your Business

Fraud | Protecting Your Business

Protecting Your Business From Fraud There should be a culture of control and fraud prevention embedded into the strategic and operational affairs of an organisation. Senior management and trustees create this culture and should lead by example in adhering to the organisation’s internal financial controls and good practice. The trustees should make sure that an annual review is conducted into

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Social Media For Business

Social Media For Business

Social Media For Business Using social media for business can have a positive impact helping you expand and reach a much larger audience. Some businesses still remain hesitant to use social media-largely due to “fear of the unknown”. However it is has become a great way to get your businesses message “out there”. Traditional marketing strategies have become less effective

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Cloud Accounting Software And Credit Control

Cloud Accounting Software And Credit Control

Cloud Accounting Software – Helping Improve Credit Control Using a robust cloud accounting software can greatly improve your credit control, an area that a lot of people find quite challenging. Although credit control is the life-line of businesses it doesn’t always receive the attention it should and many businesses find numerous obstacles when dealing with it i.e. not invoicing as

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Starting A Business And The Risks Involved

Starting A Business And The Risks Involved

Starting a business and the risks involved can sometimes put people off pursuing their dreams. However once you get that spark of inspiration, it’s hard to contain the excitement that comes with your plans of starting a new business. After all, this is something that will not only allow you to expand your income, it would also be the perfect

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Self-Employed & Running Your Own Business

Self-Employed & Running Your Own Business

Becoming Self-Employed Registering as self-employed and running your own business can be extremely rewarding. However, being the captain of your own ship whilst losing the safety net of employment can be tough to balance. It comes about as a result of a conscious decision or a drift into it. In this blog we will share some thoughts based on our

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Tax & Property Tax: Personal v Company Route

Tax & Property Tax: Personal v Company Route

Property Tax: Personal Vs Company Ownership Tax and property interact in a number of ways, more so when we consider the personal and company route for property ownership. Over the twenty plus years that we have been advising our clients on property tax, one of the more popular questions is whether or not their property business should be run through

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Taking The Stress Out | Tax Returns Video

Taking The Stress Out | Tax Returns Video

Tax Returns Video Tutorial It’s that time of year for those dreaded tax returns to be prepared and submitted. The next few months can be a very stressful time for individuals and business owners, which is why we have created a short tax returns video to outline how you can take the stress out of your tax returns. Simple and easy

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The Evolving World Of Financial Reporting

The Evolving World Of Financial Reporting

Changes In Financial Reporting The world of accounting and financial reporting may not seem the most dynamic one. This is understandable if you consider that double entry bookkeeping, a system for recording financial transactions, has been largely unchanged since its invention in the 15th century (some say it goes back further). However, there is a significant accounting change coming in

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