Friday, 11 October 2019
We are running a Manufacturing & Engineering Survey which will help to compile a nationwide picture of what the sectors think. This is our seventh annual survey and although none of us have access to a crystal ball, your views in the here and now will help our specialist advisers gauge where the sector is.
Thursday, 10 October 2019
Following a rebrand in 2019 MHA Larking Gowen found themselves with an excess of old branded canvas bags. As the bags are great quality, rather than leave them to waste, MHA Larking Gowen are pleased to announce that two local charities have benefited from the donation.
Tuesday, 08 October 2019
The UK construction industry has experienced a further year of slowdown in sales, turnover and profits, pointing to a sustained downward trend, according to the latest UK Construction Sector Report from MHA, the UK-wide group of accountancy and business advisory firms of which MHA Larking Gowen is a member.
Tuesday, 08 October 2019
With the continued uncertainty surrounding Brexit, we’ve spoken to businesses with a wide range of approaches towards no-deal Brexit planning. As a result, we’ve outlined a number of simple and no-lose steps that businesses can take to make sure they have an idea of the potential impact of Brexit from a VAT and duty perspective.
Monday, 30 September 2019
NHS Pensions have advised that the 2019 Total Reward Statements and Annual Benefit Statements are now available to download.
Friday, 27 September 2019
In my series of inheritance tax (IHT) blogs I’ve raised awareness of things you should consider. Effective tax planning can reduce an IHT bill by thousands of pounds. Now I’ll share our top tips to help you beat the inheritance tax levy.
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Welcome to month nine of our publication, Using Conflict as a Catalyst for Change – A Guide for Embracing, Managing and Mitigating Conflict Within Your Charity. This month we focus on conflicts between treasurers and finance directors or equivalent.
Friday, 13 September 2019
On Friday 6 September, HMRC issued Revenue and Customs Brief 10 (2019) announcing that the introduction of the Domestic Reverse Charge for construction services will be delayed for a period of 12 months, until 1 October 2020.
With just weeks to go to the introduction, HMRC have now responded to the concerns raised by industry representatives around the impact of the new measures.
Wednesday, 11 September 2019
An MBO, or management buy-out, occurs when a business is sold to its existing management team. A trade sale is when a business is sold to another, often competing, business. In this blog I explain some key benefits of an MBO.
Friday, 30 August 2019
MHA Larking Gowen is pleased to welcome new trainees to the firm. The students, who will be based across Norfolk and Suffolk, will each be completing either their AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) or ACA (Association of Qualified Accountants) apprenticeship with the firm.
Thursday, 29 August 2019
There’s a common misconception that your company has to be involved in rocket science to be eligible for Research and Development (R&D) tax credit
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Published recently, the Experian Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) report for H1 2019 ranked MHA Larking Gowen’s Corporate Transactions team joint top by deal volume in the region, with the firm advising on ten deals in the East of England.
Monday, 19 August 2019
Over the years, there’s been a lot of talk about IHT tax reliefs and tax rates. At the moment, every adult has a £325,000 nil rate band.
Monday, 12 August 2019
In recent years, business sales in the healthcare sector, specifically care homes and domiciliary care agencies, had slowed down, with buyer interest placed in the larger company acquisitions.
Tuesday, 06 August 2019
The second round of the Countryside Productivity Small Grants Scheme, administered by the Rural Payments Agency (RPA), opened for applications on 9 July 2019.
Thursday, 01 August 2019
On 24 July, Sajid Javid was confirmed as UK Chancellor of the Exchequer. At the top of the new Chancellor’s to do list will be whether to implement all of Boris Johnson’s tax and spending pledges made during the Tory leadership campaign and, if so, how.
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