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Friday, 17 July 2020

PODCAST Pay more tax.....so what? - Increase sales and grow profits

“Your sales are ultimately infinite...” - Mark Curtis.
In this weeks Impromptu Business Chat, Mark and James give you 3 top tips to build your sales and make more money!

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Thursday, 16 July 2020

Services to academies and free schools

Our specialist team will support you throughout the process of converting to academy status and beyond. We will guide you through the complexities of forming a multi academy trust and, once established, we will offer ongoing support.

Blog

Thursday, 16 July 2020

VAT on Brexit

What changes can we expect to the UK VAT regime after the UK leaves the EU?

Webinar

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

WEBINAR - Planning for selling your business in 2020 and beyond

This webinar helped those who are getting ready to sell their business.

Blog

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Stamp Duty Land Tax changes

Jordan Brown looks at how Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) for residential properties has temporarily changed following last week’s exciting announcement by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak.

Blog

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Will the 5% VAT rate help the tourism, leisure and hospitality sector?

Tourism, Leisure & Hospitality Partner, Chris Scargill, discusses whether the sector can really be helped by the recent reduction in VAT. 

Blog

Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Moving forward with your business

Now lockdown is gradually easing, what advice is there for businesses to help them move forward? This blog highlights some specific links to our COVID-19 Hub on our website containing some very practical business advice.

Podcast

Friday, 10 July 2020

PODCAST Ohh do the Covid Hokey Cokey! - Help businesses coming in and out of lockdown

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

Blog

Friday, 10 July 2020

New to Partnership payment scheme

The launch of the New to Partnership payment scheme was deferred due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but the NHS has now released the latest guidance.

Blog

Thursday, 09 July 2020

ELMS – the agricultural subsidy of the future. Will it be a success?

Brexit and our departure from the EU and the CAP provide us with a unique opportunity to redesign agricultural policies to meet our environmental ambitions, while supporting our farming sector. Will DEFRA's new ELM scheme be a success? What are the risks and opportunities?

Blog

Thursday, 09 July 2020

VAT rate change: Winners and losers

It has been a theme of every statement made by the Government (and particularly the Chancellor) throughout the pandemic, that there are winners and losers (or those who lose and those who really lose, given there can be no real winners).

News

Monday, 06 July 2020

Summer Economic Update 8 July 2020

The next stage of the Government's recovery plan has begun with Boris Johnson's “Build, build, build” speech and the confirmation that Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, will be delivering an economic update on 8 July. 

Podcast

Friday, 03 July 2020

PODCAST - The Zone Rangers - Maximise your concentration levels and results

Business Advisory experts James and Mark are back! Listen as they bounce around some impromptu views and ideas about how to work from home successfully!

Podcast

Friday, 26 June 2020

PODCAST - All aboard the Entrepreneur Ship - Help entrepreneurs start new businesses (part 1 of 2)

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

Blog

Wednesday, 24 June 2020

“If anything should happen to me….”

The phrase “if anything should happen to me…” is a very common euphemism. Frankly, the first word should be “when” not “if”. COVID-19 has concentrated the minds of many on their own mortality and may be a timely reminder that will planning is really something which, by definition, cannot be put off forever.

Webinar

Tuesday, 23 June 2020

Hope or Fear? The next steps for the tourism sector webinar

Watch back on our tourism webinar, offering genuine insight from businesses with information to help roadmap the future and what it means for the tourism sector. 

News

Monday, 22 June 2020

COVID-19 impact survey report for the tourism, leisure and hospitality sector

Survey findings highlight an estimated 1.9bn income loss in the region due to COVID-19. A new survey on the impact of COVID-19 for the Tourism, Leisure and hospitality sector indicates the significant financial consequences of lockdown and the ongoing impact it is having.

Podcast

Friday, 19 June 2020

PODCAST - Business Resilience; Love it or hate it? - Build resilience in your business

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

Blog

Friday, 19 June 2020

Annual allowance tax charges and COVID-19 in the NHS Pension Scheme

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, we have seen a number of our clients opting back into the NHS Pension Scheme. This is primarily because of the enhanced death in service benefits that active members receive, morbid as it may sound.

Blog

Friday, 19 June 2020

The future of the Basic Payments Scheme

In my previous article I discussed the The Agriculture Bill, its keys elements and the rejected amendments. The Agriculture Bill is the biggest piece of legislation for the farming and agribusiness industry for a generation.

Blog

Thursday, 18 June 2020

Where did all the money go? Five quick tips to get your business booming

As the reports surface of the UK economy contracting by over 20% in a single quarter, with over 600,000 job losses already and the furlough scheme soon to end, you’d be forgiven for having a conservative outlook on business right now.

Blog

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

Flexible furloughing

Under the original furlough scheme, it was not permissible for employees to carry out any work while on furlough (with certain exceptions for training).

News

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

Growth for Suffolk based leadership team at Larking Gowen

Larking Gowen are pleased to announce two new appointments in their Ipswich office. Graham Mummery has been appointed as a new Corporate Partner and joined the team on the 15 June.  James Nichols was appointed as Senior Manager and joined on the 8 June. 

Blog

Friday, 12 June 2020

VAT-reverse charge for construction services-start date delayed again

HMRC has postponed the introduction of the domestic VAT reverse charge for the construction industry until 1 March 2021. Initially this was to be introduced in October 2019, but was postponed until October 2020 to allow businesses to focus on Brexit preparations.

Podcast

Friday, 12 June 2020

PODCAST - Stress, Drugs and Leadership Roles - Help the wellbeing of business leaders

James and Mark are back for episode 5! This week they look at the mental health of business owners.

Blog

Friday, 12 June 2020

Life in Lockdown

When I sit down to write these articles, I try to come up with a topical subject that is also useful to the potential readership. Sometimes that is easy and sometimes not so much! We had the subject of Brexit, a new Government, difficulties surrounding the Budget, and when that all seemed to calm down slightly, along came Coronavirus.

News

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Tourism and the pandemic: what is the true cost to the sector?

A new survey on the Tourism, Leisure and hospitality sector has been launched this week by leading players in the sector to gather detailed financial details from across the sector to establish the true cost to the sector of this pandemic.

Blog

Tuesday, 09 June 2020

Future financial impact for farmers and landowners

Recent months have seen undivided government attention to the COVID-19 pandemic. Whilst this remains at the forefront of the country’s mind, there are important decisions being made for the agricultural industry in the form of the Agricultural Bill (The Bill), Environmental Land Management schemes (ELMs) and the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS). 

Webinar

Tuesday, 09 June 2020

Summer Business Brunch webinar available to watch now!

Did you miss our Business Brunch webinar this morning? The recording is now available! Becky and Ian discuss preparing your business for life after lockdown. 

News

Tuesday, 09 June 2020

First virtual Business Brunch webinar raised just under £500 in aid of the Suffolk Coronavirus Community Fund

We are pleased to announce that the attendees of our first virtual Business Brunch webinar have raised just under £500 in aid of the Suffolk Coronavirus Community Fund.

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