Autumn Statement 2015

Further to the Autumn Statement yesterday afternoon, we have now uploaded an overview to our website here. The main points to highlight after yesterday’s statement and the summer Budget are: Corporation Tax Rates As announced in the summer Budget Corporation Tax rates will from 1 April 2017 reduce to 19% and 1 April 2020 it […]

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Is UK Business getting the right advice?

According to the recent article on 14 August 2015 by Ben Lobel on the Small Business website www.smallbusiness.co.uk one in six small businesses have received poor advice from third party advisers, such as accountants …. Now that’s disappointing isn’t it … but Ben does not actually list accountants when states that IT consultants are identified […]

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Summer 2015 Budget Report

George Osborne gave his Summer 2015 Budget Report on 8 July 2015 against a back drop of growing employment and ‘robust’ confidence among small and medium sized business owners. Highlights of the Summer 2015 Budget are: Personal Allowance increase to £11,000 from April 2016 7.5% Dividend tax after the first £5,000 Corporation tax to be […]

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Budget Report 2015

Budget Report 2015. On Wednesday 18 March 2015 George Osborne delivered his final Budget Report before the general election. Some of the highlights from the Budget are: Unemployment down to 1.86m Projected economic growth will be consistently above 2% Pensions: from 2016 existing annuities can be ‘cashed in’ ISA annual savings limit increased to £15,240 […]

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