Exam Success

Congratulations to Monica Fatania and Amy McKnight who have both passed exams at the Certificate Level of ACA this week. Well done and keep up the good work.

A Free Gift from The Taxman

When donating to charitable causes all charity’s will generally ask the giver to “gift-aid” their donation. Paul Burton expresses astonishment at how few of his own charity clients take advantage of the scheme. It never ceases to amaze me that when read more >

Appealing to the next generation of employees

What is it the millennial generation – or the even younger Generation Z – looks for in an employer? We spoke to trainees at accountancy firm Barlow Andrews and the messages they gave us are ones that every company and read more >

Exam Success

Congratulations to Rebecca Kay, Paul Leigh and Beccy Lloyd who have all had success at the Professional Level of the ACA qualification. Rebecca Kay has passed her final paper at Professional Level  – she had already passed all the Advanced read more >

A green light for investment

There was good news in the recent Budget for businesses looking to invest, writes James Dawson . At the same time, it’s worth discussing the small print with your accountant.  The October Budget saw the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) increase from read more >

AISMA Doctors Newsline January 2019

AISMA Doctor Newsline I am pleased to introduce you to the Winter 2018/19 edition of AISMA Doctor Newsline, the newsletter for GPs and practice managers published by our membership organisation, the Association of Independent Specialist Medical Accountants. Please click here read more >

Thinking of selling up? Make sure you do what’s right for your business.

When you finally decide to sell a business you’ve built, it’s a big decision – both emotionally and financially. You will have invested a lot of time and hard work over many years and you’ll naturally want to get the read more >

What are the implications of becoming an increasingly digital organisation?

A reality of the modern world is one of constant change.  At a technical level this means the frequent release of new digital services to users, without them noticing and a move away from long release cycles and big-bang implementation read more >

Even More Exam Success

Congratulations to Humaira Munshi who has passed her final paper at the Certificate Level to complete that stage of the ACA qualification. Congratulations also to Monica Fatania who has passed the tax paper at the Certificate Level. She has now read more >

Manage cashflow with superior tax planning

James Dawson shows how tax and cashflow are closely inter-related and points out some opportunities you just might have missed. With a downturn in the economy and some uncertainty surrounding the UK’s position after Brexit, many companies are turning their read more >