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COVID-19 Office Update

As the world moves into a new working normal, we like many others are currently adapting to the current government guidelines regarding safe working. Our offices are now open on Tuesday and Thursday between 10am and 1pm for clients to drop paperwork off and we remain in contact by email during our usual opening hours. …

COVID-19 Furlough Claims Portal

The claims portal for employers to claim furlough grants opened on Monday 20th April and we have successfully submitted claims on behalf of a number of our clients. The government has provided the scheme to enable employers to furlough their staff due to the COVID-19 crisis rather than lay them off, as businesses have been…

COVID-19 Pandemic

Following on from the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday 23rd March, our office is closed and we are working remotely at home. We will be able to retrieve voicemail messages left on the phone system and will return calls as soon as we are able to do so. We are also contactable by email on…

National Living Wage set to increase by 6.2% in 2020

Low-paid workers will receive a 6.2% pay rise with a new National Living Wage (NLW) of £8.72 per hour, the biggest cash increase ever, with the new rates coming into effect from 1st April 2020. The increased rates were recommended by the Low Pay Commission, an independent body that advises the government about the National…

Making Tax Digital (MTD) latest

According to HMRC figures, over 1.1m businesses have now signed up for Making Tax Digital and over 1.2m VAT returns having been successfully submitted through the service to date. However, 120,000 VAT-registered businesses with a turnover over £85,000 failed to take action by the 7 August deadline as they did not sign up in time.…