30
Jun

Getting the Service You Deserve

To get the best service on offer from your accountant, you have to dance the tango. What we mean by that is you both have to be reciprocal and responsive,

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16
Jun

How to Network

All the excitement of starting your company has led you to this point: getting business. You need clients, so what do you do? You join a networking event. But the

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13
Jun

The Benefits of Online Software

Web-based software is growing in popularity at an exceeding rate, and there are good reasons for it, with the development of ‘the cloud’ or SaaS (software as a service), most

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09
Jun

The Business Plan

Often seen as an outdated requirement, with many choosing to take an off-the-cuff approach, business plans are a dying aspect of entrepreneurship. We believe, however, that having a business plan

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02
Jun

How Do You Look?

LinkedIn is an ever-growing business orientated networking platform, being used by many professionals as a part of their larger social media marketing plan. But how much time have you put

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27
May

Becoming Your Own Salesperson

Whatever your speciality, when you become a contractor or freelancer, the biggest challenge is generating business for yourself. Contractors are excellent at what they do, but many have never done

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19
May

Do I Need an IR35 Accountant?

With numerous different companies popping up ready to serve all the accounting needs of contractors, expertise on IR35 has become one of the benefits that accountants are readily promoting themselves

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28
Apr

The IR35 Business Entity Test…Have you taken it?

  In HMRC’s efforts to help contractors understand the legislation and give some guidelines to self-assess their status, the Business Entity Test was born. The test is a series of

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22
Apr

The Hassle of Getting Paid

It used to be your favourite day of the month or week when you were employed and received a pay cheque on schedule. It was never a concern, just a

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17
Apr

Local Accountants: Are They Really Important?

There has been a lot of hype in the media at the moment around sourcing local produce and parting with your cash to independent stores as opposed to large chains

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