Category Archives: Breakground

Vision, Purpose & Values Webinar

Vision, Purpose & Values Webinar

Vision, purpose, and values are three cornerstones of a strong workplace culture. They help to align thinking throughout the business and can provide a solid foundation for growth. At our complimentary webinar, we’ll teach you how to develop your vision, purpose, and values to maximise your results. Join us on Tuesday 9th November at 10am […]

What is the Employment Allowance?

What is the employment allowance?

In a nutshell the Employment Allowance is a grant towards your employers National Insurance (Class 1) payments.  For the tax year 21/22 the Employment Allowance is £4000. What is Employers National Insurance Class 1? If your employee earns over the NIC Threshold (currently £8844 for 21/22) then as the employer you will pay National Insurance […]

How to make the most of your 2022 Holiday Allowance

Make the most of 2022 holiday allowance

Did you enjoy our summer? Here’s hoping that those 2 sunny weeks in June wasn’t it – but you never can tell in the UK can you? You may have plans for a UK vacay this year – whether you’re the type to hike yourself up Ben Nevis, catch some surf in Cornwall, or tuck […]

Can I put food and drink through my limited company?

can I put food and drink

What’s your favourite food? Is it a tea or coffee you need to keep your eyes open for your commute in the morning? Or on a night out, what’s your cheeky cocktail of choice? Now, how much better do all of those things taste when you know they’re being paid for through the business, reducing […]

How much money can I take out of my business?

how much money can I take out

Just because it’s there – doesn’t mean it’s yours! You bring in the sales,  you have money in the bank,  why can’t you take it?  One of the biggest rookie mistakes is thinking sales equals profits.  Profit is what is left after ALL the expenses are deducted, including any tax due.  There are two types […]

Can I put my golf membership through my business?

golf membership blog - child playing golf

After overhearing a group of lads discussing whether or not they could put their golf membership through their business (while I was sunning myself with a book at my son’s golf lesson the weekend) I thought this would make a great video and blog – so here it is!! Personal Golf Membership Let’s start with […]

At PPF We’re Life Centred Accountants – But what does that mean?

Life Centred Accountant

At PPF we’re committed to helping our clients reach their goals – not just keep the tax man happy.  Which is why it was a no brainer for us to become a founding member of Life Centred Accountants, a group of like minded accountants whose focus is ensuring our clients businesses deliver on their goals. […]

Why do accountancy fees increase as turnover increases?

Why do accountancy fees increase as turnover increases

At PPF we are proud to price our services as fairly as possible.  We’ve stayed away from the traditional method of charging by time, as we do not feel this is a fair way of doing things, so have looked to other factors as a way to base our pricing structure. One of those is […]

7 Deadly Sins of Credit Control

7 Deadly Sins of Credit Control

Credit. You’ll either love it or hate it. Trust it or view it with suspicion. And maybe, just one experience can quickly hop us over from one side of the fence to the other! Let’s be honest though, credit is the way the world works now – who of us doesn’t have a credit card? […]