Introducing… Michael Pawley of Proficio Solutions

Michael Pawley is the founder of Proficio Solutions which provides outsourced Finance Director/Chief Financial Officer services to a number of entrepreneurs and ambitious businesses, partnerships and LLPs who operate mainly in the professional service and legal sector, across the UK as well as in Europe, Hong Kong, USA and South America.

Expert urges business owners to act over new tax hike

A tax expert at accountants and business advisors Whitley Stimpson is encouraging business owners to take action after the after the Government announced a 1.25 per cent tax hike on dividend payouts as part of its new Health and Social Care Levy.

Xero unveils the next evolution of bank reconciliation

With more than 1.7 billion transactions processed in the past 12 months, Xero’s most-loved feature is becoming even more powerful and beautiful for small businesses

Xero: British economy growing at fastest rate in 80 years

Following the news from economic forecaster, EY Item Club, revealing that the British economy is growing at the fastest rate in 80 years, please see below for comment from the global small business platform, Xero.

Winding up your company, Maximising health & fitness sector & More

Welcome to our May instalment, we’re approaching the summer months and lockdown measures have eased some more. In this month’s newsletter, we’re going to be looking at winding down your company with retirement in mind, maximising health and fitness sector profits, managing organisational changes and more.

Chapman Robinson & Moore April Update

Welcome to our April instalment, the year is simply flying by, isn’t it? In this month’s newsletter, we’re going to be looking at how to make a success of hospitality reopening, adjusting to the new normal, IR35 changes and more.

VAT reverse charge for construction is imminent

The VAT reverse charge in the construction sector will now come into force in March 2021

As we reported back in July 2020, plans for the VAT reverse charge in the construction sector were postponed for the second time and will now come into force in March 2021. Despite having fair warning of the changes, there will still be many companies in the sector that are unprepared for this significant alteration.

Owen Kyffin, director of accountancy firm Whitley Stimpson

Clearing up confusion over Capital Gains Tax

A tax expert has stepped in to clear up confusion over Capital Gains Tax (CGT).

A Call For Digital Transformation

A Call For Digital Transformation

Now more than ever we should be thinking carefully about how our records, media and analogue materials should be accessed in times of restricted access. With media on-line this allows archives to be stored safely and their digital counterpart used for accessing.

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Whitley Stimpson advises non-resident corporate landlords to be ready for upcoming changes in taxation from 6 April 2020

Recent changes to the taxation of UK property held by non-UK residents have meant a fundamental reshuffle of tax planning in the lettings market. The changes include the taxation of rental income received by non-resident corporate landlords under corporation tax instead of income tax, with effect from 6 April 2020.

Tony Hobbs, Chapman Robinson & Moore

Government Support

The rapid disruption caused by the various social distancing measures has resulted in a liquidity shock to many businesses. Therefore, we would like to circulate what we have learned about the various financing and government support options expected to be available to date.

Ian Parker

Advice on selling farm dwellings before capital gains tax rule change

Capital gains tax (CGT) rules on residential property are being tightened from April 2020, so farmers and landowners should consider completing any planned sales before this deadline, advises experts at Whitley Stimpson.