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How we’ve been helping clients during the last few months of the Coronavirus pandemic

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I can’t believe we’re almost 6 months into the pandemic – where have the last 6 months gone?  Ok, I know some of you reading this may feel it’s been the longest 6 months ever, especially if you’re unable to work, but for us it’s gone so quick, and I’m really proud of what we’ve […]

The 3 Essential Tools for your Business

Build a business like you would a house

Just like building a house, building a business requires some essential tools.  Without these tools reaching your goals will be a lot harder, and probably a lot more stressful too! Does your business reality match the dreams you had when you started? Do you want more money, less stress, or more time away from your […]

Should I lease or purchase my new company vehicle?

How you choose to purchase your company car will affect your tax. That bit is simple. The not-so-simple answer to this question is “it depends” and “it’s entirely up to you”. It all depends what you want to see in your accounts, how good a year you’ve had, and what your future plans are. Don’t […]

Can I pay for childcare through my limited company?

Unfortunately for most parents with small businesses the answer to this question now will be no, you can’t. Up until October 18 you were able to put some costs (up to £243 per month for basic rate tax payers) through your business either using the Childcare Voucher Scheme or as a direct contract between the […]

We do more than just keep the tax man happy!

We’re not merely accountants – we do more than just keeping the tax man happy! Traditional accountants will focus on keeping the tax man happy, but we’re here to partner with our clients and make a real difference.  We want you to spend less time doing boring accounts stuff and more time doing the things […]

What is a budget and why do I need one?

Simply put a budget is a road map of getting your business from A to B.  It will show you where your business is productive, and not so productive, so changes can be made, resources moved or invested. Key benefits of a budget are: –      It provides clarity and creates focus –      It provides clear targets for your […]

What is a Business Plan and why do I need one?

Success is about planning; we want to help you achieve success. Do you have a current Business Plan? Have you set realistic and measurable goals? Do you have clear strategies to achieve your goals? Do you regularly review your goals in regard to changing circumstances? A Business Planning session will require you to take time […]

Our Cash Flow Forecast and Management Services

Cash Flow planning is best practice in any business and critical to survival and growth.  Setting cash flow targets and regularly monitoring your actual cash flow against your forecast will enable you to predict large cash outflows and respond to changes in your business. Inadequate cash flow is a symptom of management problems in a […]