Free HMRC ‘The Skills Toolkit’

In the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic, many workers have been furloughed for extended periods of time.  With lockdown in place having lots of time off is not always as great as it sounds (especially with today’s weather!). Did you … Continue Reading

Coronavirus VAT Deferment Update – Important Action Required

Whilst the government originally said the deferral of the next quarter of VAT is automatic, it now says you need to cancel your Direct Debits. The official statement: “Customers who normally pay by direct debit should cancel their direct debit with their … Continue Reading

Making Tax Digital (MTD) and what it means for your business

There has been a lot of debate and discussion on the topic of Making Tax Digital (MTD), but HMRC has now confirmed that MTD for business will become mandatory, beginning with MTD for VAT from 1 April 2019. Who is … Continue Reading

VAT Inspection made easy thanks to Xero and Receipt Bank

No one likes a VAT Inspection. Even if you know that every i has been dotted and every t crossed, there is still that underlying dread that your work is about to be checked by a HMRC Inspector. Whilst a … Continue Reading