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Friday, 25 September 2020

Impact of the Winter Economic Statement for the tourism, leisure and hospitality industry

Which measures announced in the Chancellor's Winter Economic Statement will help the tourism, leisure and hospitality industry?

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Friday, 25 September 2020

New VAT payment scheme

In light of further COVID-19 restrictions to the tourism, leisure and hospitality sector announced earlier in the week, the Chancellor has tempered some of the pain with further VAT measures in his Winter Economic Statement.

Blog

Thursday, 24 September 2020

How GP practices can run a successful flu campaign

As a result of COVID-19, the flu programme has been expanded for 2020/21 and more patients are eligible for a free flu vaccine. How can GP Practices plan a successful flu campaign?

Blog

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Test case decision offers hope to those with Business Interruption insurance

The High Court’s decision in the COVID-19 insurance test case is encouraging. The ruling has increased the likelihood that Business Interruption insurance policyholders could receive a contribution to the cashflow shortfall caused by the pandemic.

Podcast

Friday, 18 September 2020

Increase your energy levels (part 2 of 2) - Eat, sleep, run, repeat

In this week's podcast, James and Mark build on previous episodes to help business leaders and their teams feel more energised in work and life.

News

Thursday, 17 September 2020

Larking Gowen helps continued growth for well known estate agents

Larking Gowen partner, Mark Curtis, worked closely with Charlie Webster and Rogers & Norton Solicitors to help structure a deal that will allow Websters to continue to grow their lettings offering by acquiring First Lettings Norwich. 

Blog

Thursday, 17 September 2020

Could tourism businesses miss out on the Job Retention Bonus?

The Job Retention Bonus scheme will pay businesses a bonus of £1,000 for each furloughed worker still on the payroll in February 2021. However, there are conditions. Read our blog to make sure your business doesn’t miss out.

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Thursday, 17 September 2020

Is your farm fit for Brexit?

As the UK heads towards Brexit, our farming ten-point plan gives tips to strengthen your farming business.

Webinar

Wednesday, 16 September 2020

WEBINAR - Business resilience | Now, for tomorrow

We have all discovered how resilient we can be, and what we needed to change. Now it’s about taking those lessons, and applying them as we move forwards to make sure we are as best placed as possible for whatever the future throws at us.

Podcast

Saturday, 12 September 2020

Find your mojo - So so, or mojo?

In this week's episode, James and Mark provide three top tips on how to reclaim your mojo in business and in life. Yeah baby!

Blog

Tuesday, 08 September 2020

UK Government launches landmark Kickstart Scheme

Tessa Brown summarises the government's new Kickstart Scheme and how this will affect employers.

Podcast

Friday, 04 September 2020

Working in a ghost town - Pivot your business model for quieter town centres and more home working

In this week's podcast, James and Mark reflect on the choice many business owners and employees are now facing as to whether to return to the office, and the knock-on impact this will have on the surrounding economies.

Blog

Friday, 04 September 2020

Trust registration (TRS): 2020 update

Following this year's updates to the Anti Money Laundering Directive (AMLD), agriculture specialist, Kelly Wright, discusses how this affects trusts and which trusts need to register and which are exempt.

Blog

Tuesday, 01 September 2020

NHS Pension consultation to remove age discrimination from the Scheme

In 2015, reforms to all main public service pension schemes were brought in to make sure they were sustainable and affordable. These reforms, however, didn’t apply to those closest to retirement. Jamie Butcher discusses changes aimed at removing age discrimination.

Podcast

Friday, 28 August 2020

Sailing the Entrepreneur Ship - Help entrepreneurs start new businesses (part 2 of 2)

By popular demand in this week's show Mark and James build on Episode 7, All Aboard the Entrepreneur Ship.

Podcast

Friday, 21 August 2020

How bad do you want it? - Turn your business from good to great

In this week's episode James and Mark consider what differentiates great businesses from good businesses.

Podcast

Friday, 14 August 2020

Up your energy - Increase your energy levels (part 1 of 2)

This week, James and Mark discuss how high and consistent energy levels are crucial for personal and business success.

Blog

Thursday, 13 August 2020

Which businesses are eligible for the VAT rate cut?

In the Summer Economic Statement in July, the Government announced a temporary VAT rate cut of 5% for certain supplies in the hospitality and leisure sector. Who's eligible for the VAT rate cut?

 

Podcast

Friday, 07 August 2020

Trust me, I'm an employee - Improve trust within your team

In this week's impromptu business chat Mark and James reflect on the importance of trust between leaders and their teams.

Blog

Thursday, 06 August 2020

Summer Economic Statement: Measures to save jobs

In his Summer Economic Statement in July, The Chancellor announced a package of measures to support jobs in every part of the country. What are those measures and who might they benefit?

Blog

Thursday, 06 August 2020

Insolvency: Is a perfect storm brewing?

Insolvency service statistics reveal a 50% reduction in corporate insolvencies in June 2020 compared to June 2019. Is this the calm before the storm?   

News

Thursday, 06 August 2020

Insolvency stats 2020

The latest Insolvency Statistics have now been released.

Podcast

Friday, 31 July 2020

Lancing your blind spots - Identify your weaknesses and thrive

This week, James and Mark reflect on how ignoring your blind spots can have a painful impact on your profits.

Blog

Thursday, 30 July 2020

Witnessing wills virtually

There has been a significant change to the law on witnessing wills. Prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Justice has announced a temporary change to the way that wills can be validly witnessed.

Blog

Tuesday, 28 July 2020

Making Tax Digital programme to be extended

The Government has announced that it has extended its plans for Making Tax Digital. Ryan Ebbage explains how this may affect you and your business.

Webinar

Tuesday, 28 July 2020

WEBINAR - What's it like to sell a business?

This webinar will help those who are thinking of selling their business and will cover minimising tax on sale proceeds and post-sale matters, with a guest speaker who talks about their experience of selling their business. 

Podcast

Friday, 24 July 2020

Are you wedded to the norm? - Set your business apart from others

Business Advisory experts James and Mark are back! Listen as they bounce around some impromptu views and ideas.

Event

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

Part two - How to sell your business

This webinar will help those who are getting ready to sell your business and this part cover the 11 step sale process. 

Blog

Monday, 20 July 2020

How can the manufacturing industry prepare for Brexit?

Whilst businesses continue to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, we mustn’t forget that we’re less than six months away from the end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020. 

Blog

Monday, 20 July 2020

Annual investment allowance – making the most of the cashflow advantage

The Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) gives businesses 100% relief in the period of the addition for plant and machinery and other qualifying expenditure up to a certain limit.

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