How to build an effective business plan

How to build a business plan

Something we are often asked is how do you go about building an effective business plan?  In this blog post we take a look at some of the methods you can use to identify the risks ahead of time.   Businesses at any stage in their life cycle can benefit heavily from creating and implementing […]

What’s going on with Making Tax Digital?

Making Tax Digital

Although Making Tax Digital (MTD) has become a legal requirement for VAT reporting, there’s still uncertainty over how it will look in the future. MTD for income tax self-assessment (MTD for ITSA), was expected to roll out in April next year, but after substantial pushback from taxpayers, plans have changed.   This has caused much […]

Voluntary National Insurance Contributions

National Insurance Contributions

Class 3 National Insurance contributions are voluntary contributions which an individual can choose to pay to increase their entitlement to the state pension. Individuals who have gaps in their contribution record from 2006/07 to 2015/16 have a limited window in which to take advantage of an extended time limit for making contributions.   Key Dates […]