Alphabet shares – A good idea?

Jul
29
Posted 2022 by Chris Davies

Generally speaking, in most owner managed businesses, dividends are more tax efficient than salary as dividends do not attract employees or employers NI. Dividends must be paid in proportion to the number of shares held…. Read More

Inflation is creating more entrepreneurs

food vat rate ruling
Jul
26
Posted 2022 by Jane L

A need for additional income is motivating people to start their own businesses. As UK inflation hits a 40-year high of over 9%, more and more people are starting their own businesses. New technology such… Read More

How we saved a client over £20m

eis r&d tax relief
Jul
25
Posted 2022 by Jane L

Who is SafeToNet? SafeToNet is a software development company, dedicated to keeping children safe online, and thereby offering reassurance to parents. It employs around 250 staff in the UK and internationally. As a SaaS company,… Read More

Plastic Packaging Tax update

plastic packaging recycling
Jul
15
Posted 2022 by Jane L

The Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT) was introduced on 1 April 2022. If you manufacture or import plastic packaging into the UK, you may need to register for PPT, submit a PPT return and pay any… Read More

Fast Start: Innovation

SEIS seed enterprise investment scheme
Jul
14
Posted 2022 by Jane L

Innovate UK is offering small and micro businesses a share of up to £30 million in grants alongside tailored business support delivered by Innovate UK EDGE. You can apply for up to £50,000 for highly… Read More

40 Years at UHY Ross Brooke

tracey 40 years
Jul
13
Posted 2022 by Jane L

40 years ago: long before we even had computers and we used to do everything manually using ledgers and multi-part carbon paper. Multi-skilled Tracey started as the office junior before moving to accounts, then payroll… Read More

Breaking up is hard to do

Jul
13
Posted 2022 by Jane L

If you have a company with mixed trading and investment activities, perhaps because you had some excess cash in the business and chose to invest it in stocks and shares, or you bought either residential… Read More

Do you know anyone starting a business?

Setting up new business guide from UHY Ross Brooke business advisors
Jul
4
Posted 2022 by Jane L

Then ask us about our comprehensive guide to the financial, tax and accounting considerations of starting a business, “The New Business Kit” which we offer free to start-ups or those who have recently made the… Read More