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We've received an email via a client, claiming to be from Companies House that looks genuine - the subject of the e-mail is ‘Companies House eReminder Service’. The e-mail does look like it comes from Companies House and I can understand why directors of companies may...read more
Normally when one values a company or the shareholding in that company, we assume that the purchaser is a rational investor. He is not involved in the management company. He is purely an investor looking at the return he is likely to enjoy should he choose to invest...read more
It’s always a little disconcerting when you get your mark up and margins confused or the wrong way round, as this can have a catastrophic effect upon the business taking it from profit to loss, and the risk of stopping after running out of cash. Yet how are we...read more
I was in a client meeting a few days ago when he told me, “I like coming in to see you as I feel comfortable talking to you and you take time with me to explain things.” A rare compliment but one sufficient to make you think you must be doing something right in these...read more
Why should you have an Audit of your Financial Statements? Lambert Chapman LLP is a firm of Chartered Accountants and we are regulated to offer Statutory Audit services. We are committed to retaining our Audit status in order to provide the full range of services to...read more
Until recently I knew very little about social impact investing and what was involved but since acting for a number of clients active in this area, I have become personally very interested in its objectives and the tremendous representation we have here in the United...read more
HMRC Trust and Estate Register non-compliance penalties have been released - this information is taken from https://www.gov.uk/ website. Penalties You may have to pay a penalty if you don’t: register your client’s trust before the registration deadline tell HMRC about...read more
At Lambert Chapman LLP, we are currently working through the impact and implications of the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which is being introduced from 25th May 2018, to make sure we are fully compliant with the new rules. Ahead of this, we are...read more
ACT NOW! It is time to prepare the Forms P11D and P11D(b) for the 2017/18 tax year. The forms are the employer’s responsibility. They are required for directors or employees who are provided with benefits or for whom you pay or reimburse non-deductible expenses. The...read more
This week Chancellor Philip Hammond set out changes to the government’s taxation income and expenditure in his first Spring Statement, many of which will have an impact on the way the UK’s small businesses operate in the future. The main tax theme seemed to be a...read more
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