Business Advisor

You may well ask the question what does a business advisor do? The answer will always vary depending on the personal knowledge of the person who is responding and at what stage they are at in their business. A simple description of the role of a business advisor might be ‘a person who translates the […]

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HMRC Advisory fuel rates from 1 June 2014

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have published the latest HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates relating to mileage payments for business travel in company cars. The new rates are: Engine Size Petrol Diesel LPG 1400cc or less 14p (14p) 12p (12p) 09p ( 09p) 1401cc to 1600cc 16p (16p) 14p (14p) 11p ( 11p) 1601cc to 2000cc […]

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Starting in Business

So you have decided to work for yourself, but after reading many postings on forums today it is apparent that a lot of you are not getting the support and advice you need when starting in business and this is very worrying, no wonder we have such a high mortality rate amongst new business here […]

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Directors pay from 6 April 2014

From 6 April 2014 there’s now a new choice to be made by Directors in how they pay themselves from their own Limited Company. However, it’s not as simple as it used to be …. With the introduction of the £2,000 employment allowance in the 2014 Budget there is now more than one efficient way […]

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2014 £2,000 NIC Employment Allowance

Announced in the Budget was a £2,000 reduction for (almost) every employer on their Class 1 Employers NIC, please note, employee NIC deduction remains unaffected, this is an employer reduction only. If you Employers NIC costs are less than £2,000 then you will effectively not pay anything, if you pay more than £2,000 then effectively […]

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