• 10 essential tax tips for small business owners

    Tax isn’t the most exciting part of running your own business, but it is an issue that you will have to tackle at some point. To help you to quickly get to grips with the…

  • business expenses

    An overview of expenses if you run a small business

    For small business people, the separation between “allowable” and “non-allowable” expenses is complex. This guide aims to provide an overview of business expenses, with links to further resources which provide more in-depth information.

  • home office expenses

    Running a home office – can you claim on expenses?

    As more and more people choose to work from home, the question of how you can reclaim any home office expenses is frequently asked. The general HMRC rule for claiming tax relief on business expenses…

  • How setting up a salary sacrifice scheme can cut the tax bills for both employees and employers

    How can you be an attractive company to work for, motivate and reward staff and promote loyalty without increasing your pay bill? Believe it or not, introducing employee benefits may be the answer. There is…

  • VAT registered businesses should use sequential invoice numbers

    From 1st October 2007, new VAT invoicing regulations came into play which some small companies may not be aware of. From this date onwards, all invoices issued must use an identifying number that is unique…