Tag Archives | SME

November Budget ’17

November Budget 2017 So, I’m sat here preparing my presentation for tonight on the budget – I guess I should be thankful it won’t be a long one! The economic outlook has worsened with the OBR (Office of Budget Responsibility) reducing the forecast for growth.  However, Phillip Hammond has increased spending with very little increase in tax […]

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Budget Build Up

Next week we will receive our second budget speech of the year from the Chancellor, Philip Hammond.  Two budgets in one year – why? Well, the UK is the only major advanced economy to make major changes to the tax system twice in a year.  Many leading financial institutions have been calling for this to […]

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Brexit Uncertainty

Brexit Uncertainty This post is in response to this article. The uncertainty surrounding Brexit is certainly being felt at all levels of the economy.  Many of our clients are small enterprises, commonly known as SME’s.  The message I am getting from them is that times are difficult at the moment and that will be an […]

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Unwrapping Self Assessment Tax

Dividends – will there be an early Christmas present? Self Assessment Tax returns are a bit like Christmas!  A strange statement I know but as I wander around the shops it is obvious that Christmas has arrived even though there are still three months to go!  As most of you know, the deadline for your […]

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