Enter your company for the Business Leader Awards 2017

The South West’s largest and most prestigious celebration of business and enterprise is back for its fifth year and they are looking to hear from a wide-range of companies from across the region. Business Leader Awards – why enter Burton Sweet have a long...

Don’t fall victim to phishing scams.

There have recently been a number of scammers who pretend to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). HMRC have advised that there is a new phishing scam you should be aware of. If you receive an email with the subject “Your 2016 Tax Report” with an attachment, DO NOT...

Enter the 2017 Business Leader Awards

Do you own or manage an exceptional business? Have you launched an innovative product or service, or ran a successful marketing campaign? Maybe you’ve committed to sustainability, or have just launched a start-up business. The Business Leader Awards is now firmly...

Is the State Pension taxable?

The short answer is, yes it is… The State Pension is worth between £6,359.60 (the old version), and £8,296.60 (the new version), and many pensioners may receive additional payments based on additional contributions made in prior years. In both cases, this pension...

Utilising tax losses

We have listed below a few of the ways you can make best use of tax losses. Generally speaking, a tax loss arises when a claim for expenses and other allowances (for example capital allowances for equipment purchases) exceeds the income of the relevant trade. Many...