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 […]
HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates 1 March 2015. HMRC has issued its new Advisory Fuel Rates that take effect from 1 March 2015. As fuel prices have continued to drop quite a lot lately there has again been a reduction in the HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates. For the latest HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates please click here.
HMRC has issued its new Advisory Fuel Rates that take effect from 1 December 2014. As petrol prices have dropped quite a lot lately there has been a reduction in the HMRC Advisory Fuel Rates this time. Employers are not obliged to use these new rates until 1 January 2015. For the latest HMRC Advisory […]
Yesterday the Chancellor, George Osborne, gave his last Autumn Statement before the 2015 General Election. The back drop to the Autumn Statement 2014 was not the same rosy picture that existed in March when George Osborne delivered his Budget, no this statement was given in full knowledge of an economic slowdown in much of the […]
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 […]
Being able to work out your cash flow is a key task that all business owners should be able to do. The up and down nature of revenue within many small businesses necessitates the planning of cash flow. Seasonal factors and one off large orders can easily give an unbalanced perception of the cash flow […]
So you run an owner managed business, small or not so small, here in the UK. Are you on track for business growth? Are you busy, but money seems short and time even shorter. Have you stood back and looked ‘in on your business’, have you called your accountants in, no, why not? Time to […]
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 […]