Funding for Lending scheme extended

The Bank of England has announced that the closure of its Funding for Lending scheme for SMEs has been deferred. How might this help your business obtain additional finance?

Extended scheme

At the end of November 2015, and with the backing of the government, the Bank of England extended its Funding for Lending arrangement for banks. It […]

By |December 14th, 2015|Personal Tax, Tax|0 Comments

Autumn Statement- Business rates


Business rates. The right to reduced rates for businesses that occupy small commercial premises has been extended. If your business meets the conditions you can claim small business rate relief (SBRR) for 2016/17.

You must claim SBRR, your local council will not grant it automatically.

You can claim Small Business Rates Relief (SBRR) where:

you only use one […]

By |December 14th, 2015|Business Tax|0 Comments

Fit for work?

It may sound silly coming from an accountant, but while we are paid to try and ensure that we help to keep our clients businesses and personal tax affairs in a healthy state. It goes without saying that one of my best bits of advice for any of my clients, is to ensure you maintain […]

By |December 11th, 2015|Company Matters|0 Comments

Stamp duty land tax

This week I have had several conversations again this week with clients on this subject following the autumn statement.  So I thought it would be usefull to share some information on it.

This article is a useful one which helps explain the new second home / landlord 3% stamp duty.


If you have any questions about your […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Business Tax, Company Car, Personal Tax, Property Tax, Tax|0 Comments