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Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme

Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS) From 1 April 2017 if you buy alcohol to sell from a UK wholesaler, you will need to check that the wholesaler has been approved by HMRC and has an AWRS Unique Reference Number (URN). This has been a requirement placed on...

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Five Common VAT Errors

Five Common VAT Errors

Five Common VAT Errors VAT is a tax charged at 20% on goods and services deemed to be non-essential.  Pretty simple right? A quick look at the list of VAT Notices on will give you some indication that it is nowhere nearly that straight forward. The VAT...

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Considerations for the Newly Self-Employed

My name is Rachel Armstrong, and I work for James Scott, the leading Chartered Certified Accountants in Middleton, Manchester. I’ve worked with people who are Self-Employed for more years than I care to admit.  I’ve also spent several years without the constraints of...

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Planning your estate: wills

December 1, 2018

How to plan and make a legally valid will.

Insider November 2018

November 1, 2018

Most small businesses receive funding boost.

Starting a business

November 1, 2018

What you need to know before launching a startup.

Deregistering for VAT

November 1, 2018

When and how to begin the process of deregistration.

Budget report 2018

October 30, 2018

Is austerity finally coming to an end?

Insider October 2018

October 1, 2018

Chancellor mulls abolishing dividend allowance.

Using pension funds in your business

October 1, 2018

How your pension savings can help finance your business.

Extracting profits from a business

October 1, 2018

What are the tax implications?

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