21
Dec

Feeling Generous this Christmas? Tax efficient giving…

Christmas is the time for giving so why not be tax efficient at the same time? Corporation tax relief and even personal tax relief can be achieved by making charitable

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14
Nov

Enhance your IR35 Status today– the finance way!

  At FW Accounting, we feel it’s our moral obligation to ensure that each of our Contractor/Freelancer clients and followers are operating in an IR35 compliant manner. We value this

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02
Nov

Mobile Phone Use as a Business Expense?

If you are a Limited Company Director, you are considered to be both an employer and an employee of your Company. As the employee of your Limited Company you may

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26
Oct

The cheque is in the post……………..

As a Freelancer or Contractor one of your biggest concerns, after finding work, is being paid! You may expect to be paid 7, 14 or 30 days after emailing your

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24
Oct

Doing things the old fashioned way

Over 10 and a half million people in the UK have been sent a notice by HMRC to file a tax return for the 2011/2012 tax year. Many people have

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18
Oct

Childcare Vouchers if you are a Limited Company Director: How? Where? When?

Are you a Limited Company Director looking to save money on childcare by setting up Childcare vouchers? Well we hope this little guide will help you out. How the Government

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17
Oct

Tax Avoidance Schemes – if it looks too good to be true – it probably is too good to be true.

At a recent Ernst & Young Accountancy event which one of our FW Accounting representatives attended, HMRC touched on the recent media cover relating to offshore Tax Avoidance schemes, and

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12
Oct

The Highs & Lows of being a Professional Photographer

Welcome today to our guest blogger Andi Ramsay of Developing Perceptions Photography, touching on the Highs and Lows of working as a Freelance Photographer. I hope anyone considering a leap

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04
Oct

Pros & Cons of Paypal, when you are the ‘Merchant’

PayPal’s Claim: ‘It’s safer, it’s faster and it’s everywhere. Use PayPal to shop at thousands of web-sites, knowing that your financial details are never shared’ But what do local freelance

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21
Sep

The importance of having a ‘local’ Accountant

These days I am constantly musing about what the word ‘local’ really means when it comes to business. Social Media People I ‘speak’ to on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter seem

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