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Keeping you in the know

You know how important it is to understand what’s going on with something, no matter the discipline or area of expertise. This is where Tim and the rest of the Andow Ellis team get to share their knowledge and experience.

It will be of no surprise that we love our blog. You can find all kinds of interesting pieces of content here, from informative articles to tax and business updates. Do let us know if there’s anything you’d like to know about.

Is Andow Ellis taking on new clients?

Is Andow Ellis taking on new clients?

Yes, we are currently taking on clients. If you know of anyone who may benefit from our services, then please do feel free to either pass on my details or let me have their details so I can contact them. However, from time to time, we do suspend taking on new clients...

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Practice news preview announcement!

Practice news preview announcement!

We will shortly be launching our Mastermind Groups and Business Coaching Programmes, which have been designed to help you achieve your business goals. If you'd like to know more, please get in touch as numbers will be limited.

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Xero price increase

Xero price increase

We have been informed by Xero that there will be an increase in their prices on the standard and starter additions from 9 September 2021, adding £2 plus VAT to the monthly charge. As such, anyone who has either of those plans will receive the new charges from 1...

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Claiming the fifth SEISS grant

Claiming the fifth SEISS grant

We have been made aware that as part of the requirement to claim the fifth Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant you may need to have completed your 2021 tax return. Please let us have your records early as we are anticipating a surge of work in the run-up...

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Practice news

Practice news

I'm very pleased to announce that following the retirement of Kevin Pierce, we have now appointed a new tax manager, Teresa (Terri) Stone. Terri is based in Taunton and so we'll be working entirely remotely. Her days of work are usually Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please...

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FAQ: I work from home, what can I claim?

FAQ: I work from home, what can I claim?

From the 6 April 2020, if you are an employee or director and work from home, and are required to do so by your employer, then you may claim an allowance of £6 per week to cover gas and electricity, water, business phone calls and internet access. You do not need to...

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FAQ: When I pay a dividend is there anything I need to do?

FAQ: When I pay a dividend is there anything I need to do?

In order for a company to issue dividends, there have to be distributable profits available. These are the accumulated profits and losses to date, less any corporation tax payable, less any dividends already paid. These profits are then available to distribute to the...

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FAQ: Do you do payroll?

FAQ: Do you do payroll?

Yes! We provide a payroll processing service. We use a specialist partner to undertake all the work. As an example, if you were a two-director or two-employee business, the monthly cost would be £20 plus VAT. This would include processing the payroll submissions...

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If you like the sound of a friendly local accountant who understands the challenges you face, with a relentless focus on efficiency and consistency, we should talk sooner rather than later. We can’t wait to learn about your business and start sharing ideas.

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