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Marathon Mark

Marathon Mark

I'm in! I am over the moon that the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity accepted my application to run for them in 2019. I have entered the public ballot every year and have never been successful. I always said I would run a full distance marathon before I turned 30, but...

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Richard Thomson: What is your Business Worth?

Richard Thomson: What is your Business Worth?

Over the past year to November 2018 (prior to the recent Brexit events!) we have seen increasing confidence and an increasing number of corporate finance transactions, including a number of acquisition approaches being made for businesses. As confidence has grown, we...

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Paul Short: Beware, Landlords!

Paul Short: Beware, Landlords!

HMRC have been waging a successful campaign against landlords (many of them accidental) who have failed to disclose their income. It is easier for HMRC to cross check with land registry to identify landlords who are not disclosing their rental income. In addition...

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Richard Thomson: Christmas Gifts to Staff

Further to my recent article regarding the tax implications of providing Christmas functions for staff, another area for consideration with the upcoming festive season will be the provision of Christmas gifts or bonuses to staff. Many firms will provide a Christmas...

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Richard Thomson: Christmas Parties

As we are in the festive season, it is always a good time to recap on the tax reliefs which are available for staff entertaining. Generally, all staff entertaining will be an allowable tax deduction for the employer but there may be a charge to taxation on the...

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Festive Opening Times 2018/2019

  FRIDAY 14th DECEMBER - Limited availability from 1.00pm as we enjoy our staff Christmas meal. FRIDAY 21st DECEMBER - Office Closes at 1.00pm MONDAY 24th DECEMBER - Closed TUESDAY 25th DECEMBER - Closed WEDNESDAY 26th DECEMBER - Closed THURSDAY 27th DECEMBER...

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