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Spring Statement 2022

In his recent Spring Statement, Chancellor Rishi Sunak set out the Government’s tax plan to support the UK economy, businesses and families in the short...

Going up: Planning for inflation

On 3 February 2022, the rate was 5.5%, against a target of 2%!

Work less, achieve more?

I don’t think that many people remember a 6- or 7-day working week. We take for granted that we normally work 5 days, even though...

Get boosted now

As I’m writing this, it’s just two days before Christmas. I’m thinking back to when, only a few weeks ago, we all thought that we...

Are we heading towards a cash free economy?

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the way we pay for things.

October budget and spending review

We’ve just had the second Budget of the year, and I’m guessing that, for the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, this was probably one of the most...


The whole area of retirement and potential care needs in later years are very much in the news at the moment.

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grants

Whilst we’re not yet out of the health and financial implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government’s financial support is ending soon.

Key Performance Indicators

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are just as important for a small business as a medium or large business.

Green up your business and make use of cloud accounting

Leave the car at home; reduce energy use and use virtual portals.