Entrepreneurs’ Relief

CGT Entrepreneurs’ Relief Explained Entrepreneurs relief was introduced to help protect entrepreneurs from rises in CGT rates. Entrepreneurs’ relief is available to individuals (or trustees in some circumstances) but not to limited companies....
Budget/Finance Bill 2014

Budget/Finance Bill 2014

As I am sure you are aware, George Osborne’s fifth Budget speech took place on 19 March 2014.  As with all Budgets in recent times there has already been much media coverage of the speech and various announcements made.  In addition, much of the Finance Bill content...
Budget/Finance Bill 2014

Other announcements

Stamp duty land tax A measure to amend section 45 of the Finance Act 2003 (transfer of rights) is introduced to support the Government’s anti avoidance strategy with regard to stamp duty land tax (SDLT). The Government seeks to put beyond doubt that a certain...
Budget/Finance Bill 2014

Small business tips- New Startup Business help

Here’s our list of the top things to look our for when starting a business. Appreciate that setting up and running a business takes a lot of time and commitment. The rewards can be great but you have to know why you are starting your own business and what you...
Budget/Finance Bill 2014

Do i need insurance for my business

Your business is always at risk from various angles. You need to try to minimize the risk of the following and have procedures and crisis plans in place to deal with them. This is a list of the most important risk aspects to consider… Reliance on key staff....
Budget/Finance Bill 2014

how to get a business grant

A grant is when an amount of money is given to an individual or business to be used for a specific project or purpose. It normally only covers part of the cost or service with the balance paid for by the person receiving the grant. There are many sources of grants for...