28
Oct

Tax Avoidance Schemes

If you are contacted by a company offering unusually high levels of take home pay, the likelihood is it’s a tax avoidance scheme. There are hundreds of such schemes in

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24
Oct

Flat Rate Vat Scheme Taskforce Reminder

Please be aware that the HMRC Task Force focusing on the Flat Rate Scheme is still in operation.  When auditing use of the scheme HMRC take the approach of reviewing

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24
Oct

Self Assessment Personal Tax Return

As a Company Director you are required to complete a Personal Tax Return annually.   If you have instructed us to complete your Personal Tax Return,  we require details of all

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24
Oct

Charity Donations

We are often asked if Charity Donations can be processed through a Company. The good news is that Donations to a charity can be offset against Corporation Tax if the

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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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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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06
May

Accounting Responsibilities of a Director

At FW Accounting, we see many contractors looking to set up limited companies. When we incorporate your limited company (which we do for free I might add), you become the

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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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