HMRC Update On Making Tax Digital

HMRC Update On Making Tax Digital

Following a consultation period, HM Revenue and Customs have now released more information regarding the changes to self assessment under their new “Making Tax Digital” project. Some of the more significant details are: Receipts and expenditure recorded on...
Further delay on Corporate Director ban

Further delay on Corporate Director ban

The Government’s drive to improve transparency of UK company ownership by putting a ban on corporate directors (subject to certain exceptions), has once again been put on hold. The provision introduced by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015, was...
Protecting Your Business Data

Protecting Your Business Data

A recent survey of financial and IT auditors conducted by CareersinAudit.com, has revealed that they believe many small businesses are unaware of the importance of protecting their IT systems from loss of data and cyber-attacks. The survey, carried out in the Spring...
Government Backed Loans

Government Backed Loans

Has the bank turned you down for a loan? The Government has set up a scheme called the Enterprise Finance Guarantee scheme. The loans are available through the main high street banks but come with a 75% guarantee from the government. The borrower is still liable to...
The Growth In Anaerobic Digestion

The Growth In Anaerobic Digestion

DEFRA have recently published the third and final annual report into the Anaerobic Digestion (AD) Strategy and Action Plan which was launched in June 2011. They report that: By September 2014 there were 140 AD plants in operation (This is up from the baseline of 68 in...